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As the capital of Louisiana, Baton Rouge is a wonderful and exciting city to visit, and Red Stick participants can plan a fun and affordable family vacation to this vibrant city. The festival takes place in the heart of downtown Baton Rouge, where Louisiana history comes alive, boasting numerous tourist attractions like the State Capitol, Governor’s Mansion, Red Stick Farmers’ Market, levee park along the Mississippi River and the historic World War II destroyer, the U.S.S. Kidd. Besides its historic landmarks, the downtown area has an impressive restaurant and nightlife scene, where Louisiana’s colorful music and cuisine are sure to impress all visitors.
Red Stick wants to make traveling to Baton Rouge as easy and comfortable as possible for those who visit. Links on this site provide access to all available travel opportunities by air and car. The festival also arranges special hotel rates for festival-goers with the Hilton Baton Rouge Capitol Center Hotel, located right next to the Shaw Center for the Arts and within convenient walking distance of festival events and downtown attractions.
Please note our useful travel links, list of airlines serving the Baton Rouge area, available hotels near the festival and regional map. We look forward to your exciting visit to Baton Rouge and the Red Stick International Animation Festival! If you need assistance as you prepare to attend Red Stick, please contact our festival office at 225-366-8473.