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Genexis League Prep Program for Adult Beginners

This program is for adult beginner players who want to improve their tennis skills in preparation to play league tennis. Monthly and weekly rates are offered.

Great Family Campout

Grab a tent and enjoy an evening being active with other families, make a s’more, sleep under the stars and wake up refreshed in a beautiful BREC park! Outdoor Adventure activities, hiking, inflatables, and more will run from 4p.m. to dark. Food is provided and no camping experience required.

Highland Park Junior Tennis Academy

This is a continuous, year-round program separated into semesters. Skill levels include beginner, advanced beginner and intermediate. Academy Director Natalie Johnson

Intro to Mountain Biking

Ready to get some grit in your teeth? Then gear up for this introductory level mountain biking course as we put the tread to the trail. Let us give you some tips and tricks to get you comfortable on our mountain biking trails, so you can tear up the tracks. All equipment provided.

Kayaking 101

A beginner to intermediate paddling class on local BREC ponds. You will be given the opportunity to explore paddling skills on dry land, before moving on to water to get a true feel for how kayaks handle in their natural environment. Instructors will coach participants on basic kayak handling, strokes, and techniques, and maneuvering skills to help you feel comfortable on the water in the kayak. This prepares you for the other BREC Paddling Programs.

Kayaks and Coffee

Looking for something more than your average cup of Joe to kickstart your morning routine? Try adding a little spice with Kayaks & Coffee, a fantastic blend of adventure and exercise to get you ready to face the day. Join us on the water at Greenwood Community Park, followed by coffee in the Waterfront Cafe after. $10 per kayak for East Baton Rouge Parish residents $12 per kayak for Out-of-Parish residents

Open House Jr. Elite Program

Development program for youth players. Stroke development, conditioning, and strategy. Tuesdays in September from 4:30-6 p.m. Players must meet specific skills levels and be approved by the Developmental Manager, Ojo Thompson, to enroll.

Open House Series for Juniors

Kids come out and learn to play tennis. BREC provides equipment and racquets. Please bring a water bottle and dress to sweat.

Paddle Away

A paddling program for intermediate to experienced paddlers. Come check out and test the waters with us at the beautiful Bayou Manchac while enjoying a morning out on the water with BREC staff and Paddle BR.

Parent/Child Summer Gala

Join the fun at BREC’s Parent and Child Summer Gala. Children of all ages are invited to team up with their parent or guardian for a whimsical night family togetherness. This dynamic event includes music, dancing, food, games, photo opportunities and more. Must have 15 couples registered by May 31 to host the event.

Party in the Park

BREC OUT the PARTY HATS, because we're celebrating the first unveiling of the Master Plan for the Baton Rouge Zoo and Greenwood Community Park! We're partyin' in the park on Saturday, August 17 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. with ? Live Music ? Local food vendors & craft beer ? Seafood provided by Lieutenant Governor Billy Nungesser and Louisiana Seafood ? Guided birding walks & eco-tours through the ExxonMobil Cypress Bayou Lake Trail ? Kayaking ? Plenty of activities for all ages ? A visit from the Baton Rouge Zoo Ambassador Animals AND SO MUCH MORE! We'll have more details soon, but make sure to mark your calendars to join us for a Party in the Park!

Perseid Meteor Shower

The Perseids are one of the major meteor showers of the year. Come join us and see if we can catch some “earthgrazers!” It is important that visitors come inside the building to receive instructions before setting up any chairs or blankets. Date may shift by one night.

Pumpkin Paddle Parade

Get into the Halloween spirit with our Pumpkin Paddle Parade, a exciting competion of “float” decorating! You design and decorate a canoe, kayak or paddleboard in Halloween décor, and then parade in front of our judges for the chance to win fabulous prizes!

Red, White and Zoo Day

Visit the Zoo and celebrate our red, white and blue animal friends. This special day will include Safari Amphitheatre programs, games and crafts featuring some of our red, white and blue Zoo animals. Regular Zoo hours of operation

Reindeer Ride

Welcome the holiday season with a unique nighttime family bike ride. We will ride up the levee from Farr Park campground to downtown Baton Rouge for Baton Rouge’s Downtown Christmas Lighting Celebration. Participants will leave the levee trail head and join in a colorful bike parade through the downtown area, partake in the holiday festivities, then return to Farr Park together. What better way to start the holiday season than with this event!

Show Up and Play - Intermediate Adult Round Robin

Just pay court fees. No registration required.

Silver Spokes

Join us for this exciting senior biking program. We offer seniors a chance to maintain their fitness, lift their spirits and enjoy a social experience with others as they ride special designed cruisers or three-wheeled trike bikes, in our community parks and trail ways. The Program is free if you bring your own bike. You can pre-register for this monthly program. Sponsors: Subaru of Baton Rouge

Strokes, Strategy, & Play for Adult Intermediates

This four-week program reinforces stroke development, conditioning, and strategies for adult intermediate players.

Student Games Day

Come out and watch riding program students play games on horseback and compete in relays, challenges and more! Participation is open to current lesson students. Free to the public to watch and cheer!

Summer Slam

Welcome to the inaugural edition of the End of Summer Slam Competition presented by BREC’s Extreme Sports Park. This event will showcase all the BMX Track and Skatepark have to offer.

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