General Info


Monday, December 19, 2016 - Contact: 225-273-6439

BREC Christmas Holiday Operating Hours

The Recreation and Park Commission for the Parish of East Baton Rouge (BREC) will close the administrative offices, 6201 Florida Blvd., on Fri., Dec. 23 and Mon., Dec. 26 for the Christmas holiday. Normal operating hours will resume at all BREC facilities on Tues., Dec. 27.

All BREC recreation facilities, including holiday camps, will close at noon on Fri., Dec. 23 and will remain closed through Mon., Dec. 26.

All BREC tennis centers, BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo, Highland Road Park Observatory, Farr Park Equestrian Center, Baton Rouge Gallery, a BREC facility and the Extreme Sports Park Rockwall and BMX Raceway will be closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Normal operating hours will resume on Mon., Dec. 26.

BREC’s Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center, Magnolia Mound Plantation and all BREC golf courses will be closed Christmas Day only.

For more information, call 225-272-9200 or visit

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