BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – BREC is turning 75!

BREC is celebrating 75 years of service to East Baton Rouge Parish on Saturday, July 16. The Diamond Anniversary will begin at 6 p.m. in front of the Independence Park Theater. Speakers for the event include BREC Superintendent Corey K. Wilson.

The celebration will include free food, a mobile zoo, a waterslide, live music, and more. There will also be a fireworks show to end the day. White attire is encouraged for the event.

Independence Park is located at 7500 Independence Boulevard. Find the entire timeline of BREC’s service here.