MPAC – Music People Art Community
Join us for MPAC 2016, now presented by the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge!
THURSDAY, JUNE 2, 2016
SHAW CENTER FOR THE ARTS
Each floor of the Shaw Center for the Arts will offer different entertainment and cuisine during downtown Baton Rouge’s biggest annual party. Sample culinary offerings and craft cocktail samples from City Pork, Mestizo, Jolie Pearl, Stroubes, and Capital City Grill while listening to the music of The Michael Foster Project, Groovy7, and DJ PUSH PLAY.
All proceeds benefit the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge and its year-round arts and outreach programming in the community.
Thank you to our generous sponsors:
WHAT TO EXPECT ON EACH FLOOR!
What time is MPAC?
7:30-10:30pm. You can come at any time in that range, there is no specific time to be there by.
Where do I park?
Normal downtown parking. There will be no valet. Street parking is free if you can find a spot, but we suggest the parking garage on 3rd and Convention. We also encourage carpooling with a DD or getting an UBER.
What do I wear?
All white attire is suggested but not required. Feel free to wear blue jeans! Also, men can wear slacks as well and we encourage a white shirt. There is no “dress code” so you can be as laid back or dressed up as you would like.
Can children come?
21 and up. Strictly enforced. IDs will be checked upon entry.
Is there a ‘will call’?
There will be NO will call. You must have your physical ticket printed or on your phone. All guests must show their ticket to be admitted.
Will tickets be available to purchase at the doors?
AS OF NOW, tickets will be available to purchase at the door. IF MPAC SELLS OUT, TICKETS WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE AT THE DOORS. If tickets are available at the doors, they will be $75. (MPAC was sold out last year)
What is included in the ticket price?
Each ticket will allow entry into the Shaw Center for the Arts, access to all galleries and bands, as well as hors d’oeuvres prepared by our caterers. Ticket price does not include food or drinks at Tsunami or drinks from the Manship bars.
Is dinner included in the ticket price?
Though a different restarurant will serve culinary samples on each floor, we encourage all guests to visit their favorite downtown restaurant for dinner on their way to MPAC. Tsunami will be open for dinner, but food and drinks at Tsunami are not included in the ticket price. Seating availability at Tsunami is not guaranteed.
What are my drink options?
There will be cash bars available on each floor, in addition to cocktail tastings provided by our exclusive caterers.
Can I purchase tickets over the phone?
Tickets may not be purchased over the phone.
ALL TICKETS MUST BE ORDERED ONLINE AT artsbr.org.
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Baton Rouge, La 70801
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Supported by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Louisiana State Arts Council, and the Louisiana Division of the Arts, Office of Cultural Development, Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism. The Arts Council is also supported by the Irene W & C.B. Pennington Foundation © Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge. 2015. All Rights Reserved.