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Upcoming Events

Fall Picnic

September 30, 2018

Celebrate the beautiful weather and our amazing neighborhood at the Garden District Fall Picnic. Join us Sunday, September 30, 2018 from 4:00 to 6:00 PM at 2512 Kleinert Avenue. The GDCA will provide fried chicken, lemonade and activities for the kids. We are asking you to help with side dishes and dessert. If your last name begins with A-M, View Details 

Champagne Stroll

October 28, 2018

Stroll with neighbors and friends through the Garden Districts’ beautiful oak-lined streets traveling from house to house enjoying bubbly, hors d’oeuvres & good company. Live music at the final house. Stroll begins at 4:00 PM. Tickets for this event sell quickly so purchase your tickets now! Tickets are $30 for GDCA Members. Invite your friends View Details 

Holiday Decoration Contest

December 16, 2018

Garden District Annual Holiday Decoration & Lighting Contest is HERE! Judging will be Sunday, December 16 @ 8:00 PM. Judges will be the Garden District Civic Association board and few guest judges. If you have any questions, please email the GDCA at [email protected] View Details 

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Our History

The Garden District Civic Association was established in 1976 by a group of residents who had a great love for the beauty and history of the Garden District and wished to preserve it. The GDCA joins the community together through community activities, enhances the community through community projects and keeps the community informed through a neighborhood newsletter.

Our Unique Attributes

Desirable destinations nearby include BREC Park, Cane’s Dog Park, Louisiana State University, lakes with sidewalk routes, an art museum, a golf course and tennis courts.

Tradition of activism and community engagement

Within walking distance of five top schools in BR

Well-preserved residential architecture

Magnificent collection of Live Oak trees

Shared bicycle lanes connecting the Garden District to Louisiana State University

Community library boxes providing free books for trade

Our Location

Located just blocks from City Park, Downtown Baton Rouge and Louisiana State University

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Our Corporate Sponsors

Thank you to our Garden District Civic Association Corporate Sponsors. Please support these business and organizations as they support you and our neighborhood! If you would like to sign your business up to become a corporate sponsor, please click here.

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