Weekend events: CFF Wine Opener & Louisiana Book Festival

CFF Wine Opener

Sullivan’s Steakhouse is hosting a party that benefits the Baton Rouge chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Fine wines, gourmet cuisine, live entertainment, and a silent auction are on the agenda for the annual Wine Opener fundraiser, scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 2, from 7 to 10 p.m. Purchase tickets here.

Louisiana Book Festival

Book lovers are gathering on the grounds of the State Capitol this weekend for the 11th annual Louisiana Book Festival. Activities will be happening from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. around the State Liberty of Louisiana, the State Capitol, the Capitol Park Museum and other nearby locations. You can make a day of it. Browse and purchase books, check out workshops and panel discussions with authors, while your children take part in programs for young people. Enjoy live music, and food and drink. For a detailed schedule of events, click here.