BREC summer camp registration is available from 9 a.m. to noon March 24 for parish residents and 3 p.m. April 3 for out-of-parish residents. Dates, times, ages and fees vary per camp.

Available camps include summer sports, golf, extreme sports, exclusive recreation for children with mental and developmental disabilities, conservation, outdoor adventure, recreation and tennis.

Also available are special interest camps at Baton Rouge Zoo, Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center, Farr Park Equestrian Center, Highland Road Park Observatory, Independence Park Theatre, Magnolia Mound Plantation and BREC Art Camp at Womack Park.

BREC is partnering with the Big Buddy Program for the second year on Teen Get Out, a camp for ages 12 to 15 to choose what they wish to explore during their summer while making a positive impact on the community. Weekly activities include team-building games; cultural, visual and performing arts; and career exploration field trips with hands-on experience.

Registration is open at the facility of choice or online at for all locations. Accepted forms of payment are cash, check, money order, Visa, MasterCard or Discover. Deposits and financial assistance are available on-site. Those registering online must pay in full at the time of registration.

For people new to online registration, BREC recommends parents or guardians make a login request on no later than March 22.

For more information or a complete list of all BREC summer camps, pick up a copy of the BREC Summer Playbook at any BREC facility or visit