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.
Free Fishing Clinic - Saturdya, April 26, 2014. Ages 8 - 15 years. Bonnet Carre Spillway Launch (NORCO) -
Fishing Poles & Bait Provided as well as lunch and snacks. Contact Mr. Bernell Charles at 504-570-4885.
Sports Development Clinic - The Bayou Land Special Olympics offered a sports development clinic for individuals with special needs. Over 75 Olympians attended the camp, which was the first hosted in partnership with the Recreation Department. Olympians and volunteers worked together to learn and reinforce new sports skills while motivating each other and promoting pro me. See photos here.
Certified Lifeguards Needed - Employment applications are available at the Parks & Recreation Office at 200 Regala Park Rd in Reserve and at the Edgard Courthouse, 2393 Hwy 18, Edgard. For more information, contact the Department of Parks & Recreation (985) 652 - 9569.
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.