June 18, 2019
The Highland Road Park Observatory invites you to come out Saturday, June 22 from 1 to 10 p.m. as they take part in the most popular amateur radio event across the nation – American Radio Relay League (ARRL) Field Day! The Baton Rouge Amateur Radio Club (BRARC) returns to HRPO to teach the joys and importance of HAM radio in communication and emergency situations, how to send your name in Morse code, and how to obtain your own transmitting license in this great hobby that is over 100 years old!
May 20, 2019
The Recreation and Park Commission for the Parish of East Baton Rouge (BREC) will close the administrative offices, 6201 Florida Blvd., on Monday, May 27 for Memorial Day. Normal operating hours will resume at all BREC facilities on Tuesday, May 28.
May 16, 2019
The American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration (AAPRA), in partnership with the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), is pleased to announce BREC is a finalist for the 2019 National Gold Medal Awards for Excellence in Park and Recreation Management
April 16, 2019
The Recreation and Park Commission for the Parish of East Baton Rouge (BREC) will close the administrative offices, 6201 Florida Blvd., on Friday, April 19 for Good Friday. Normal operating hours will resume at all BREC facilities on Monday, April 22.?
March 25, 2019
Hop into the holiday season with BREC’s Community Egg Hunt Eggstravaganzas at various parks. Gather up the family for these eggstravaganzas hunts filled with family fun for all ages. This year there will be a few surprising new TWISTS that you do not want to miss!
March 11, 2019
BREC offers summer camp registration for East Baton Rouge Parish residents beginning Saturday, March 23 from 9 a.m.-noon and on Tuesday, April 2 at 3:30 p.m. for out-of-parish residents.
February 8, 2019
BREC has begun the first phase of renovations to the Downtown park that houses its Boxing Academy. The North 14th Street Park is located just off of North Boulevard in the newly expanded Downtown Development District and within the neighborhood known as Downtown East.