December 6, 2017
In partnership with BREC, The Baton Rouge Bicentennial Commission, The East Baton Rouge Parish Library System, and Baton Rouge Green, a Live Oak will be planted at Expressway Park in honor of Baton Rouge’s 200th birthday.
December 1, 2017
Cold air is here, festive lights are going up and BREC invites families and friends of all ages to enjoy a host of holiday-themed programs and events throughout the season.
November 21, 2017
The Recreation and Park Commission for the Parish of East Baton Rouge (BREC) will close the administrative offices, 6201 Florida Blvd., on Thurs., Nov. 23 and Fri., Nov. 24 for the Thanksgiving holiday. Normal operating hours will resume at all BREC facilities on Mon., Nov. 27.
November 14, 2017
Join BREC on Saturday, November 18 for a ribbon cutting and open house to celebrate the newly completed renovations of Antioch Boulevard Park Recreation Center located at 6229 Antioch Boulevard in Baton Rouge. The dedication will begin at 10 a.m., with facility tours, recreational games and activities to follow immediately.
October 26, 2017
– Join BREC on Tuesday, October 31 for a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the recently completed improvements and construction of the Gus Young Park Recreation Center located at 4200 Gus Young Avenue in Baton Rouge. The ceremony will begin at 5:30 p.m., with Halloween festivities and BREC-A-Boo to directly follow at 6:00 p.m.
October 19, 2017
BREC will host a Volunteer Appreciation Movie Night on Wednesday, November 6 at BREC’s Independence Park Theatre located at 7800 Independence Blvd. The event will begin at 6:00 p.m. in honor of BREC’s volunteers and friends.
October 11, 2017
On Sunday, October 15 BREC will host a ribbon cutting and open house for the recently completed Highland Road Boat Launch located at 14024 Highland Road. The boat launch is located near the baseball fields. The event will begin with a ribbon cutting at 2 p.m. immediately followed by canoe and kayak tours, a food truck, nature talks and more running until 4 p.m.