Parks and Recreation
Parks and Recreation Department
200 Regala Park Drive., Reserve, LA 70084
Phone: (985) 652-9569
2014 Youth Baseball Season - Register Now
Biddy Basketball Practice Schedule - Game schedules will be uploaded to the website soon.
St. John Day at Tulane Basketball- Over 80 youth attended a Tulane Basketball Game where they received tips from an NBA player, practiced their skills, and enjoy a college basketball game with concessions and a halftime performance. See photos here.
The Rec Department brought 46 youth to the All-Star Weekend NBA Clinic and Jam Session at the Morial Convention Center on Saturday, February 15, 2014. See photos here.
Free Play Basketball - NOTICE: CHANGE IN TIMES! During Biddy Basketball season, REGALA gymnasium will be open for basketball free play on Mondays from 9:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. - Click here for gymnasium rules.
About Parks and Recreation
The mission of St. John the Baptist Parish Parks and Recreation Department is to ensure the highest quality of recreational activities to the citizens of the Parish. Primarily but not exclusive to this mission is to ensure the quality, safety and beauty of the recreational environments.
Servicing both east and west banks, the St. John Parish Parks and Recreational Department maintains ten (10) public parks, one (1) playground, and two (2) pools. Over the years, this department has provided sports programs including Biddy Basketball and Youth Baseball. The programs have yielded six (6) Biddy Basketball National Championships and four (4) Baseball World Series Championships.
All parks may be rented for a fee. Please fill out the Park Permit Application and send it in to the Parks and Recreation Department for approval and availability. For more information, please call 985-652-9569.