PRESCRIBED BURN NOTICE: Prescribed or controlled burn to take place at Howell Community Park tentatively starting Thursday, January 19, 2023 depending on the weather Please do not report incidents of smoke or fire in Howell Community Park. The burn has been approved by the local fire department. Click here to learn more about prescribed burns

Gus Young Park

Gus Young Park

All Parks | Neighborhood Park | Recreation Centers

3.94 Acres


  • Basketball - Indoor Court
  • Basketball - Outdoor Court
  • Pavilion
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Tennis Court (Unlighted)
  • Walking Track/Loop – Outdoor


For more information about this park, please contact:
Facility: 225-926-5848


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4200 Gus Young Avenue
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Facility: 225-926-5848


Daily, from sunrise to susnet.
Recreation Center:
Mon-Thurs: 3-8 p.m.
Friday: 3-7 p.m.
Sat: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

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