Baton Rouge Area for Dec. 28, 2012

By FUN staff

Photo provided by the Louisiana Art & Science MuseumAsher B. Durand's 'Tree by the Brook' is an 1868 oil on board work and is part of the Louisiana Art & Science Museum's LASM: 50 Years of Collecting exhibition through Jan. 6, 2013.
Photo provided by the Louisiana Art & Science MuseumAsher B. Durand's 'Tree by the Brook' is an 1868 oil on board work and is part of the Louisiana Art & Science Museum's LASM: 50 Years of Collecting exhibition through Jan. 6, 2013.

The BR Area calendar is a listing of events taking place in Baton Rouge and surrounding areas from Dec. 28, 2012-Jan. 3, 2013. It covers plays, shows, parties, family-oriented entertainment and everything in between.

To submit event and entertainment items for the Bon Temps calendar, email details to fun@theadvocate.com or fax to (225) 388-0351. Deadline is at noon Monday.

FRIDAY, DEC. 28

SATURDAY, DEC. 29

SUNDAY, DEC. 30

WALKER WONDERLAND: 6 p.m.-9 p.m., Sidney Hutchinson Park, Walker. More than 1 million lights, along with inflatables and animated displays. Walking tours, movies. Free.

SOUL’D OUT SUNDAYS HOT TICKET SHOW SERIES: 7 p.m., Gallery Bohemia, 3774 Government St. With Tarriona “Tank” Ball & the Bangas. $7 admission before 8:30 p.m., $10 after that.

MONDAY, DEC. 31

TUESDAY, JAN. 1, 2013

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 2

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 2, 2013

THURSDAY, JAN. 3

OUTDOORS

ONGOING

LOUISIANA ART & SCIENCE MUSEUM & IRENE PENNINGTON PLANETARIUM:  e_SHrSTrain Memorabilia from the LASM Collection, through Jan. 20, 2013. LASM: 50 Years of Collecting, through Jan. 6, 2013. Planetarium shows: 2012: Mayan Prophesis and Season of Light, through Sunday, Dec. 30; Life of Trees, through June 30, 2013; Kaluaka’hina, the Enchanted Reef, through Sunday, Dec. 30; Visual music shows: Pink Floyd: Dark Side of the Moon and Pink Floyd: The Wall. For times, visit http://www.lasm.org.

louisiana State archives: 3851 Essen Lane. River Road Show by the Louisiana Art & Artists’ Guild, through Jan. 30, 2013.

LOUISIANA VETERANS HALL OF HONOR: permanent exhibit, USS Kidd, River Road downtown. Dedicated to service men and women who have had outstanding military careers. Each person is a Louisiana native. (225) 342-1942.

LOUIS DEANGELO GALLERY: 16645 Highland Road, Suite F., (225) 250-7750. Featuring work by local abstract artist Lou Deangelo and showcasing work by more than a dozen regional artists in various media. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays.

MANSHIP THEATRE GALLERY: 100 Lafayette St. Ann Connelly Fine Art presents Louisiana Landscapes, work by Lisa Di Stefano, Jill Hackney and George Marks.

senior bus trips: April 18-27, 2013, to Las Vegas and the Grand Canyon, $829 and May 19-24, 2013, to Biltmore Estate and Asheville, N.C., $485. Tours include transportation, lodging, most meals and all tours and attractions. Call Leslie Tassin (225) 769-5872.

Taylor Clark Gallery: 2623 Government St. Exhibit of sculptor Angela Gregory’s work, through December. Free. (225) 383-4929 or http://www.taylorclark.com.

SINGLES EVENTS

TANGI CHRISTIAN RE-SINGLES: Meets 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Wesley Foundation, 307 W. Dakota St., Hammond. (225) 567-9567.