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

Petite Antiques Forum

The 21st annual event sponsored by the Friends of Magnolia Mound. A lecture on Louisiana Garden History by Dr. Wayne Stromeyer; a boxed picnic lunch on the grounds, followed by an afternoon tour of Chene Vert, a restored house and garden.

Saturday Morning Studio

Saturday Morning Studio is GOING GREEN! These environmentally mindful classes are the perfect combination of art and FUN! Join us each month for tips, treats, and creative expression through green projects designed to enhance art skills while learning the importance of sustainability – all guised under a party atmosphere!

ART UnWINEd: Bird Nerds

Tired of the same ol’ paint and drink?! If so, then check out BREC’s adult- only, fun and creative grown-up time outs. Each of these classes are designed to encourage and inspire while enjoying beverages and nibbles. All art supplies, nibbles and wine included.

Wood Carvers

Do you have an interest in learning the art of wood carving? Or are you already a skilled wood carver looking to meet others in our area with the same interests? If so, our wood carvers’ group is for you!

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