Arts & Culture

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.

Upcoming Events

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

Guitar Lessons

This course is designed for students in a group setting with no previous guitar experience.

Jumping Gymnastics

Participants will learn beginner to advanced levels of gymnastic skills through a series of organized drills and strength programs. Students develop flexibility, strength, balance, coordination and self-confidence through recreation.

Piano Lessons

Participants will learn techniques and skills in hand-eye coordination, concentration, music appreciation, and self- confidence.

Guitar Lessons

This course is designed for students in a group setting with no previous guitar experience.

Recent Arts & Culture News

  • BREC Art Winter/Spring Calendar of Events

    BREC Art is gearing up for 2020 with new programs and exciting happenings to begin soon. BREC’s art department offers programs and events for all ages around East Baton Rouge Parish with these hands-on interactive classes and workshops grounded in true artistic principles and techniques with a dash of craftiness and copious creativity welcoming all skill levels.

  • Independence Park Theatre to Host Hairspray, Jr. Auditions

    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.

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