BREC has a variety of ways East Baton Rouge Parish residents can enjoy the cultural arts. If it's art that you're after, stop by Baton Rouge Gallery at BREC's City-Brooks Community Park and view one of its monthly artist exibitions or check out the Louisiana Arts and Artists Guild Gallery at the Independence Park Theatre. Catch a wide range of community theatre at BREC's Independence Park Theatre, located at Independence Community Park. History enthusiasts can visit BREC's Magnolia Mound Plantation to learn about French Creole culture.
Choose one of the categories below to see upcoming events or check out the calendar below to see all Arts & Culture events.
Arts & Culture Facilities
Want to learn more about our Arts & Culture facilities? Follow the links below to learn more and see what programs and events are happening there.
Baton Rouge Gallery
Independence Park Theatre
Magnolia Mound Plantation
Upcoming Arts & Culture Events
Recent Arts & Culture News
Independence Park Theatre will hold auditions for our first all kids’ production of Hairspray, Jr. on Sept. 12 from 5:30-7 p.m. at Independence Park Theatre, 7800 Independence Blvd.
BREC Celebrates Black History Month with Present Day History: Channeling the Past, Changing the Narrative
The Recreation and Park Commission for the Parish of East Baton Rouge (BREC) in partnership with Councilwoman Erika L. Green will celebrate Black History Month on Feb. 21 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Independence Park Theatre, 7800 Independence Blvd.
BREC Art will offer art classes and camps for children and adults beginning in March.
BREC will hold its annual Art in the Park event on Sat., March 25 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at City-Brooks Community Park, 1515 Dalrymple Dr. Admission is free and features local artists and performers.
The Recreation and Park Commission for the Parish of East Baton Rouge (BREC) will celebrate Black History Month on Feb. 16 from 6:30-8 p.m.