Perkins Road Community Park

Perkins Road Community Park

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52.2 Acres - Perkins Road Community Park is BREC's "Extreme Sports Park." Perkins Road Community Park amenities include the skate park and BMX Raceway, a rock climbing wall, a community playground, tennis court and walking, skating and biking trails. BREC's BMX Raceway hosts birthday parties as well as sanctioned USABMX races.

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Pavilion Rental Information

Perkins Road Community Park has one pavilion available to rent. Click here to learn more about this pavilion

Skate Park

Skate Park Rules

Hours of operation:
Sunday-Thursday: Daylight to 10 p.m.
Friday-Saturday: Daylight to midnight

Helmets and pads are recommended. Bikes are welcome.

This is a 30,000 square foot, concrete skatepark built by California Skateparks and accommodates both skateboards and bicycles.

For up-to-date details, photos, updates on closures/events and more, follow us at facebook.com/brecextremesports.

BMX Track

BMX Track Rules
WAIVER MUST BE SIGNED TO RIDE BMX TRACK

Hours of Operation:
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 5-9 p.m., open riding, free
Wednesday: 5-9 p.m., open riding, free
Thursday: USABMX Races, Registration 5 p.m., Races 7 p.m.
Friday: 6-8 p.m. (rental one)
Saturday: 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (rental two), 1:30-3:30 p.m. (rental three), 5-9 p.m. (open track riding) 
Sunday: noon-2 p.m. (rental four), USABMXRaces 5 p.m. (3-4:30 p.m. registration)

Rain may close the track for up to three days. For up to the minute information, follow BREC Extreme Sports on Facebook.
For more information, call 225-766-9039.

USABMX RACING
Race every Thursday with Registration starting at 5 p.m. and racing beginning at 7 p.m. and/or every Sunday with Registration starting at 3 p.m. and racing at 5 p.m. USABMX membership ($60/yearly) is required and available on site. Race fees are $10. Call 225-766-9039 for day-of weather information as rain can possibly cancel races and close the facility.

ABOUT RACEWAY RACES
BREC's BMX Raceway offers USABMX sanctioned races every Sunday evening (weather permitting). Registration is from 3-4:30 p.m. and races promptly begin at 5 p.m. There is a $10 race fee and an USABMX membership is required. Memberships are available at the track.

REQUIREMENTS
BMX helmets are required. Riders must wear long pants. No reflectors, chain guards or pegs.
This dirt track is designed for 20" bikes because of its sharp turns and rolling jumps. Ages four and older can enjoy this facility.

RENTALS
A limited number of BMX bikes and helmets are available at the track. Minor parts on-hand for emergencies.
Fee: $4 bike rental fee/ $2 helmet rental fee

BMX BIRTHDAY PARTIES
The BREC BMX Raceway hosts many birthday parties and other family events throughout the year. The rental fee for this facility is $100 for East Baton Rouge Parish residents and $120 for out-of-parish residents. There are four different time slots available for rental (see schedule above). For facility availability and reservation policies, call 225-766-9039.

Rock Climbing Tower

Hours of operation:
Monday: Member's Only 5-9 p.m.
Tuesday: Rock Climbing Classes (*by appointment only)
Wednesday: 5-9 p.m.
Thursday: Rock Climbing Classes (*by appointment only)
Friday: 4-9 p.m.
Saturday: 1-9 p.m.
Sunday: 1-6 p.m.

$5 day pass; $20 monthly pass

*Rock Climbing Classes are $15 per person and you must pre-register at 225-766-9039.

Velodrome

Hours of operation:
Sunrise to sunset.

Call 225-766-9039 to schedule night rides

Free Training hosted by Baton Rouge Velodrome Group each Wednesday 6:30-8pm (weather permitting).

Click here to learn more about cycling at the velodrome.

Community Playground

This playground offers an extreme sports adventure theme. Kids love it! There are plenty of benches for parents to sit to watch their kids play...or parents can join in if the extreme spirit catches them!

Fishing

The park features a beautiful fishing pond that is stocked periodically. Click here to learn more about our fishing program.

Recreation Center

Perkins Road Community Park also offers a large recreation center with 3 rooms available for rent. This facility also offers a variety of programs and classes including Zumba, marital arts and a various fitness style classes.


For more information, call 225-766-5209.

Team Automotive Group Sportsplex

Team Automotive Group, the Baton Rouge Basketball and Volleyball Association (BRBVA) and BREC partnered to build a new, 30,000 suare-foot recreational complex.

The Team Automotive Group Sportsplex is in the heart of Baton Rouge at BREC's Perkins Road Community Park.

It is the largest indoor basketball facility in Baton Rouge and the largest indoor volleyball facility in Louisiana. In addition to being a premier basketball and volleyball complex, it is used for other purposes including BREC summer camps, cheerleading competitions and recreation activities for seniors.

The facility houses 3 tournament play basketball courts, 6 youth basketball courts, 12 basketball half courts and 5 competition volleyball courts.

For more information on the Team Automotive Group Sportsplex, visit teamsportsplex.net.

Amenities:

  • Ball/Multi-Purpose Field (Lighted)
  • BMX Track
  • Cycling Velodrome
  • Lake
  • Pavilion
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Skate Park
  • Soccer Field
  • Stadium
  • Tennis Court (Unlighted)
  • Walking Track/Loop – Outdoor

 

For more information about this park, please contact:
Extreme Park: 225-766-9039

Recreation Center: 225-766-5209

 

View Park Staff
Jason Hoggatt
Area Supervisor  |  Extreme Sports
6201 Florida Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA
Phone: 225-272-9200 ext 570
jhoggatt@brec.org
Ryan Vinyard
Recreation Manager  |  Region 2
6201 Florida Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA
Phone: 225-413-5621
rvinyard@brec.org
Angie Palmer
Program Coordinator  |  Region 1 and 2
6201 Florida Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Phone: 225-272-9200 ext 545
apalmer@brec.org
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Programs & Events at Perkins Road Community Park

10.23.17 - Zumba: Perkins

10.24.17 - Keyboard Classes

10.24.17 - Ballet, Jazz, Tap: Perkins

10.25.17 - Zumba: Perkins

10.26.17 - Outdoor Vinyasa Yoga Flow with Rachel

10.30.17 - Zumba: Perkins

10.31.17 - Keyboard Classes

10.31.17 - Ballet, Jazz, Tap: Perkins

11.01.17 - Zumba: Perkins

11.02.17 - Outdoor Vinyasa Yoga Flow with Rachel

11.06.17 - Zumba: Perkins

11.07.17 - Keyboard Classes

11.07.17 - Ballet, Jazz, Tap: Perkins

11.08.17 - Zumba: Perkins

11.09.17 - Outdoor Vinyasa Yoga Flow with Rachel

11.13.17 - Zumba: Perkins

11.14.17 - Keyboard Classes

11.14.17 - Ballet, Jazz, Tap: Perkins

11.15.17 - Zumba: Perkins

11.16.17 - Outdoor Vinyasa Yoga Flow with Rachel

11.17.17 - Legend of Papa Noel/Gingerbread House Decorating

11.20.17 - Zumba: Perkins

11.21.17 - Keyboard Classes

11.21.17 - Ballet, Jazz, Tap: Perkins

11.22.17 - Zumba: Perkins

11.23.17 - Outdoor Vinyasa Yoga Flow with Rachel

11.27.17 - Zumba: Perkins

11.28.17 - Keyboard Classes

11.28.17 - Ballet, Jazz, Tap: Perkins

11.29.17 - Zumba: Perkins

11.30.17 - Outdoor Vinyasa Yoga Flow with Rachel

12.04.17 - Zumba: Perkins

12.05.17 - Keyboard Classes

12.05.17 - Ballet, Jazz, Tap: Perkins

12.06.17 - Zumba: Perkins

12.07.17 - Outdoor Vinyasa Yoga Flow with Rachel

12.09.17 - Toys for Tots Challenge

12.11.17 - Zumba: Perkins

12.12.17 - Keyboard Classes

12.12.17 - Ballet, Jazz, Tap: Perkins

12.13.17 - Zumba: Perkins

12.14.17 - Outdoor Vinyasa Yoga Flow with Rachel

12.18.17 - Zumba: Perkins

12.19.17 - Keyboard Classes

12.19.17 - Ballet, Jazz, Tap: Perkins

12.20.17 - Zumba: Perkins

12.21.17 - Outdoor Vinyasa Yoga Flow with Rachel

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Perkins Road Community Park

Perkins Road Community Park

Perkins Road Community Park

Perkins Road Community Park

Perkins Road Community Park

Perkins Road Community Park

Perkins Road Community Park

Perkins Road Community Park

Location:

7122 Perkins Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Extreme Park: 225-766-9039

Recreation Center: 225-766-5209

Hours:

Park:
Daily, sunrise to sunset
Recreation Center:
Mon, Wed: 3-7 p.m.
Tues, Thurs: 3-8 p.m.
Fri: 2-6 p.m.

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