It is our goal, as the West Baton Rouge Parish Parks and Recreation Department, to create recreational opportunities for growth and enhancement by developing diverse services and programs that promote community involvement and a strong sense of citizenship while striving to increase the physical, social and cultural well-being of our residents and visitors.
Public Notice: June 17, 2020
AS ALLOWED BY PHASE 2, WBR PARKS AND PLAYGROUNDS ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. SPLASH PADS WILL CONTINUE TO BE CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. THE WILLIAMS AND LEE SWIMMING POOL WILL NOT OPEN FOR THE SUMMER. ALL YOUTH PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE SUSPENDED FOR THE SUMMER.
BOOKINGS FOR WBR PARISH FACILITIES (COMMUNITY CENTERS AND PARKS), HOPEFULLY, WILL BE AVAILABLE AGAIN BY JULY 13TH.
WE STRONGLY ENCOURAGE THE PUBLIC TO REMAIN AWARE OF OTHERS AND KEEP SAFE SOCIAL DISTANCES DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC. THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION.
THE WBR PARKS AND RECREATION OFFICE REMAINS CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC. FOR QUESTIONS, PLEASE CALL THE WBR PARKS & RECREATION OFFICE AT 225-336-2423. OFFICE HOURS ARE M-TH 8AM-5PM AND FRI. 8AM-NOON.
- Parks and Recreation operates and maintains 5 community centers in the parish: 2 in Port Allen, 2 in Addis, and 1 in Erwinville
- Parks and Recreation also has 7 public parks with facilities available for booking; 3 public parks without additional facilities; a tennis complex, the Louis Mouch, Jr., Multi-Purpose Facility, and the Williams and Lee Pool and Recreation Hall
- Parks with facilities available for bookings include: Alexander Park, Erwinville Park, Lukeville Park, Myhand Park, Rivault Park, Soccer Complex, and Williams and Lee Park
- Public parks without booking facilities include: Mulatto Bend Park, Rev. Manuel Park, and Winterville Park
Booking a Facility
When booking a West Baton Rouge Parish Community Center, the person booking the facility must be a resident of West Baton Rouge Parish. A valid state-issued identification card and 2 additional forms of identification must be provided at the time of the booking. No cash-checks, money orders, or credit/debit cards only. The check or money order must match the name of the person booking the facility and credit/debit cards will have a 3% convenience fee added.
For booking a park, only a driver’s license is required.
Monday-Thursday: 8 AM to 5 PM
Friday: 8 AM- 12 PM