Mardi Gras 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 Tuesday, Feb. 25 for the Mardi Gras holiday. Normal operating hours will resume at all BREC facilities on Wednesday, Feb. 26.
BREC’s Independence Theater will be closed on Monday, Feb. 24 and Tuesday Feb. 25 with normal operating hours resuming on Wednesday, Feb. 26. Baton Rouge Art Gallery, Farr Park Equestrian Center and all recreation centers will be closed on Tuesday,?Feb. 25 and will?reopen during normal operating hours on Wednesday, Feb. 26, unless a rental has previously been scheduled.
BREC’s Magnolia Mound will close on Saturday, Feb. 22, but will continue normal operating hours for the rest of the Mardi Gras holiday. The BREC tennis centers, golf courses, Highland Road Park Observatory, Bluebonnet Swamp, Extreme Sports Park and the Baton Rouge Zoo will all remain open during the Mardi Gras holiday.