Delaronde Hall is located at 320 Third Street in downtown Baton Rouge. The sign on the street says Ruffino's Catering. The event room is located at the top of the stairs. There is also elevator access to the second floor.
There are several hotels located in walking distance from Delaronde Hall and I have reserved a block of rooms for Istrouma Class of 1970 Reunion for Friday and/or Saturday nights, as follows:
Courtyard by Marriott - 260 Third Street
Room rate $109 per night, $119 would include breakfast for two. There is a flat $15 rate per night for valet parking. Cut off date to reserve room at group rate is July 24th.
Hotel Indigo - 200 Convention Street
Room rate is $129 per night. There is a flat $20 rate (plus tax) per night for valet parking. Cut off date to reserve room at group rate is August 4th.
Hilton - 201 Lafayette Street
Room rate is $109 per night. Overnight valet is $25 plus tax. Cutoff date to reserve room at group rate is July 31st.
The Watermark - 150 Third Street
Room Rate is $139 per night. Overnight valet is $25 per night plus tax. Cut-off date to reserve room at the group rate is July 15th.