Thursday, May 26, 2016 - Contact: 225-273-6439

BREC Memorial Day Holiday Operating Hours

EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH - The Recreation and Park Commission for the Parish of East Baton Rouge (BREC) will close the administrative offices, 6201 Florida Blvd., on Mon., May 30 for the Memorial Day holiday. Normal operating hours will resume at all BREC facilities on Tues., May 31.

All recreation centers with gymnasiums will be open during normal operating hours. All other recreation centers will be closed, unless a prescheduled rental has already been reserved.

Liberty Lagoon water park will open for fun in the sun on May 30 from noon-7 p.m.

All BREC special facilities including the Baton Rouge Zoo, Baton Rouge Gallery, Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center, Cohn Arboretum, Farr Park Equestrian Center, Highland Road Park Observatory, Magnolia Mound Plantation, Independence Park Theatre and the Perkins Road Community Park BMX track and rock climbing wall will operate under normal business hours.

BREC golf courses will open at 7 a.m., with holiday green fee rates in effect.
All BREC tennis centers will utilize normal operating hours.
For more information, call 225-272-9200 or visit


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