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 Rental information
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  Do You Need to Rent a Really Big Place?
The fairgrounds at BREC’s Airline Highway Park can accommodate an event of up to 10,000 people. BREC’s two outdoor stadiums are also available for civic or sporting events. Memorial Stadium, located at 1750 Foss St., has a seating capacity of 21,395. Olympia Stadium, located at BREC’s Perkins Road Park at 7122 Perkins Road, has a seating capacity of 6,000. For scheduling fees and information, call 225-273-6400.
Need to Find the Perfect Party Space?
You can also plan a party at one of BREC’s special facilities. The Virtual Park at North Sherwood Forest Community Park, BMX Raceway, Independence Park Theatre, Farr Park Equestrian Center, Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center, Liberty Lagoon Family Aquatics Center and BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo all have rental space available for your event.
BREC also has recreation centers located across the parish and are available to rent for recreational activities, birthday parties, meetings, family reunions and more! Call 225-273-6400 or your neighborhood recreation center for reservation guidelines.
Independence Café and Training/Banquet Center holds up to 60 attendees and has been used for wedding receptions, meetings and trainings.
Looking for the Perfect Place to host a
wedding, shower or large, Formal event?
Enjoy the historical elegance of the Hart House or historical barn, La Grange, at Magnolia Mound, 2161 Nicholson Dr.; the modern convenience of the Baton Rouge Garden Center, 7950 Independence Blvd.; the rustic outdoor setting of Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center, 10503 N. Oak Hills Parkway; the club-like surroundings of the Jefferson Hwy. Center, 8133 Jefferson Hwy.; Greenwood Community Park's waterfront amphitheater and meeting room with stage, 13350 Hwy 19 in Baker, LA; or the wild uniqueness of the Capital One Pavilion at BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo, 3601 Thomas Road. Food and beverage services as well as kitchen facilities are available.
Womack Park has space for Company Meetings,
Retreats or Beautiful Ballroom Events
Need to host an off-site meeting or company retreat? BREC has state-of-the-art meeting and conference rooms
to accommodate up to 40 attendees in the Milton J. Womack Recreation Center. Included in each room is an overhead projector, screen and meeting recording devices. When a larger space is required, the building also offers a 4700 square foot ballroom that can accommodate 300 attendees. Large business meetings, seminars, weddings, receptions and banquets are regularly held in the ballroom.
Contact Diane Ruggiero, Special Facilities Manager, at 225-388-3007 for further information.
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