General Info


Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - Contact: 225-273-6439

BREC Memorial Day 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 Mon., May 28 for the Memorial Day holiday. Normal operating hours will resume at all BREC facilities on Tues., May 29.

All recreation centers will be closed, unless a prescheduled rental has already been reserved. 

All BREC special facilities including the 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 be closed for the Memorial Day holiday. 

Liberty Lagoon water park will open for fun in the sun on May 28 from noon-6:30 p.m. BREC golf courses will open at 7 a.m., with holiday green fee rates in effect. All BREC tennis centers and BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo will utilize normal operating hours.

For more information, call 225-272-9200

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