Iberia Parish Recreation

Iberia Parish Recreation Iberia Parish Recreation District #1

Welcome to Iberia Parish Recreation District #1 or IREC as we are more commonly known. We have a broad range of recreational opportunities for the residents of our district, including Sports, Day Camps, Arts & Crafts and Festivals. From Delcambre to Loreauville or Coteau to Jeanerette or all points in the parish, like us on Facebook at “irecparks.com”, send us an email at [email protected] or by phone (337)365-6197.

Mission: People. Parks. Play.

Today ends another fun-filled session! The Toy Story 4 movie field trip was a blast! All 190 kids REALLY enjoyed the mov...
06/22/2019

Today ends another fun-filled session! The Toy Story 4 movie field trip was a blast! All 190 kids REALLY enjoyed the movie... some counselors may have even cried at the ending! 🤭 With the end of another session, comes awards for session 2 super campers! Congrats Harli-Grace, Ty (not pictured), Gabriella, Jaxon, Emily, & Evan! Looking forward to session 3. 🎥🍿#Session2 #ToyStory4 #ToCampandBeyond #SessionSupers #WillowWood #Coteau #CampAdventures #SeeyaSession2

Water day was a “splash!” Willow Wood campers played on the splash pad while Coteau campers enjoyed a water slide!! ...
06/21/2019

Water day was a “splash!” Willow Wood campers played on the splash pad while Coteau campers enjoyed a water slide!! Today campers also made their own little alien craft. #Coteau #WillowWood #WaterDay #crafts #ToCampandBeyond2019

Today was OLYMPIC DAY! Campers participated and competed in several races and sport activities! They also made an Olympi...
06/20/2019

Today was OLYMPIC DAY! Campers participated and competed in several races and sport activities! They also made an Olympic ring craft to celebrate our day! We have the best kids ever! Check out our fabulous crews! #OlympicDay #Coteau #WillowWood #GreatGroup #ToCampandBeyond

A little Monday Donut day and Tech Tuesday Fun!! campers also played a large game of heads up seven up, played outside, ...
06/19/2019

A little Monday Donut day and Tech Tuesday Fun!! campers also played a large game of heads up seven up, played outside, and more!! This week is flying by but theres still a lot more fun a head! #DonutDay #TechTuesday #Coteau #WillowWood #ToCampandBeyond

06/14/2019

Our campers LOVE celebrating and singing happy birthday to their friends! Aren’t they just soo cute!?! #SummerBirthdays

What a FUN-filled day to end a beautiful week!! Today was “Tacky Tourist Dress Day” and a lot of campers got creativ...
06/14/2019

What a FUN-filled day to end a beautiful week!! Today was “Tacky Tourist Dress Day” and a lot of campers got creative! We also enjoyed group games, played outside, and celebrated a camper birthday!! #Week3 #TackyTouristDressUp #Coteau #WillowWood #ToCampandBeyond2019

The kids from Willow Wood Camp and Coteau Camp enjoyed this beautiful weather today playing in the pool at the Isle of I...
06/13/2019

The kids from Willow Wood Camp and Coteau Camp enjoyed this beautiful weather today playing in the pool at the Isle of Iberia. #WaterDayFun #Coteau #WillowWood #PeopleParksPlay #ToCampandBeyond

Tech Tuesday was great but nothing beats playing outside in the beautiful weather! Check out some of days fun! We have s...
06/12/2019

Tech Tuesday was great but nothing beats playing outside in the beautiful weather! Check out some of days fun! We have so much fun with the kids we forget to take more pics! #Week3 #Coteau #WillowWood #ToCampandBeyond

Today officially begins session 2!! Check out some of our photo fun in Coteau and arts & crafts at Willow Wood. Also, Th...
06/11/2019

Today officially begins session 2!! Check out some of our photo fun in Coteau and arts & crafts at Willow Wood. Also, Thanks Rae Hebert with the LSUag Center for coming teach the 4-8 year olds a little about fruits and vegetables! #Session2 #Coteau #WillowWood #ToCampandBeyond

We are getting a lot of calls about our splash pads at Willow Wood and King Joseph! Here are the dates and times they ar...
06/10/2019

We are getting a lot of calls about our splash pads at Willow Wood and King Joseph! Here are the dates and times they are open to the public! (NOTE: To activate the water, you have to tap the TOP of the ORANGE pole!)

Can’t believe session 2 is already over! This week has been unbelievable! From meeting several new campers, the crazy ...
06/08/2019

Can’t believe session 2 is already over! This week has been unbelievable! From meeting several new campers, the crazy weather (☀️&💦), and not to mention today’s BIGGEST field trip attendance ever! We had a record 202 kids today for our field trip to see Secret Life of Pets 2 at the Celebrity Theatre! The movie was cute and the kids had a great time! We also want to Congratulate all our Super Campers of session 1 (Andrew H, Layla P, Andee N, Gabe H(not pictured), Noah V, & Isabella A) Check out all of the fun excitement from today! #GoodByeSession1 #SessionSupers #1stFieldTrip #202kids #Movies #WillowWood #Coteau #FUN

A few silly campers and pictures to match Crazy Hair Day!! #week2 #ToCampandBeyond #WillowWood #Coteau #summer2019
06/06/2019

A few silly campers and pictures to match Crazy Hair Day!! #week2 #ToCampandBeyond #WillowWood #Coteau #summer2019

06/05/2019

To those parents whose children attend camp at Willow Wood & Coteau: Camp is OPEN tomorrow, June 6! We are canceling water day activities but will be OPEN! We will monitor the weather carefully and keep you updated. Notifications will be sent thru the camp Remind App. #LouisianaWeather #RainRainGoAway

Tuesdays are TECH Days!! This seems to be a favorite day at camp! Campers love sharing games, and playing together while...
06/05/2019

Tuesdays are TECH Days!! This seems to be a favorite day at camp! Campers love sharing games, and playing together while counselors enjoy the more mellow vibe! Also, the middle group celebrated a friends birthday with cupcakes!! #TechDay #Week2 #ToCampandBeyond2019

Some days we get so busy playing with the kids and enjoying the day, we kinda forget to take a lot of pictures (or pictu...
06/04/2019

Some days we get so busy playing with the kids and enjoying the day, we kinda forget to take a lot of pictures (or pictures at all!) here are a few from Sports Day at Willow Wood! #week2 #SportsDay #Summer2019 #ToCampandBeyond

06/01/2019

The campers at Willow Wood were “taking their horses to the Old Town Road”! #GiddyUp

06/01/2019

Calling all cowboys & cowgirls! Today was a very fun Western Day! Several campers dressed up as “Woody” & “Jesse” from Toy Story. Campers even made their own sheriff badges! Check out our gang! #Day3 #SoLongWeek1 #WesternDay #WillowWood #Coteau #ToCampandBeyond #daycamp2019

What better way to beat the summer heat then with WATER DAY at the Isle of Iberia! Willow Wood and Coteau campers had a ...
05/31/2019

What better way to beat the summer heat then with WATER DAY at the Isle of Iberia! Willow Wood and Coteau campers had a fun day floating around the lazy river, splashing in the pool, and playing on the splash pad! #Day2 #WaterDay #IsleofIberia #WillowWood #Coteau #PeopleParksPlay

WHAT A DAY!!! The campers had a really great 1st day! They made a lot of new friends, played a lot of games, and had a w...
05/29/2019

WHAT A DAY!!! The campers had a really great 1st day! They made a lot of new friends, played a lot of games, and had a whole lot of fun! Feel free to like and share! Follow our FUN this summer! 🤠 #week1 #ToCampandBeyond #WillowWood #Coteau #Summer2019 #YouveGotAFriendInMe

Tomorrow is the BIG day!! It’s the 1st day of “To Camp and Beyond 2019” summer day camp at Willow Wood Park and Co...
05/29/2019

Tomorrow is the BIG day!! It’s the 1st day of “To Camp and Beyond 2019” summer day camp at Willow Wood Park and Coteau Park!! We are so excited to see everyone and have a lot of fun over the next 10 weeks! #summerdaycamp2019 #WillowWood #Coteau #ToCampandBeyond #ParksPeoplePlay

With it being the last full week of school for the kids, the countdown to SUMMER has officially begun! Here are some fun...
05/20/2019

With it being the last full week of school for the kids, the countdown to SUMMER has officially begun! Here are some fun things to do with them this summer. ☀️🏖🏊‍♀️ #Summer2019 #WaterDays #FamilyFun #PeopleParksPlay #SplashPad #Swimming

Chris Ardoin is taking the stage in a few minutes for Beats on the Bayou at the Isle of Iberia! Come rain or shine... it...
05/11/2019

Chris Ardoin is taking the stage in a few minutes for Beats on the Bayou at the Isle of Iberia! Come rain or shine... it’s going to be a great time!! (Under pool side pavilion) Tickets only $10/person!!

04/30/2019

REMINDER: Our last parent orientation for "To Camp & Beyond" summer day camp 2019 is Saturday, May 4 @ 10:00am at the Willow Wood Office. We are still registering for camp at our Coteau location for those interested. Willow Wood currently has a waiting list. #summer2019 #finalorientation

Isle of Iberia RV Resort
04/27/2019

Isle of Iberia RV Resort

Campers are setting up, bar and grill are open, & the weather is BEAUTIFUL!! It’s going to be a great opening weekend! Come on out and see Louisiana’s Leroux LIVE on the Preferred Lending Solutions Stage tomorrow night starting at 7pm. Tickets are only $10/person! Also, don’t forget to buy your 2019 Beats on the Bayou shirts!! ☀️🎼⛱ #BeatsontheBayou #RelaxRechargeRepeat

As of April 22, 2019, Iberia Parish Recreation Department now operates and rents out the Lydia Veterans Memorial Buildin...
04/26/2019

As of April 22, 2019, Iberia Parish Recreation Department now operates and rents out the Lydia Veterans Memorial Building, located at 7207 Weeks Island Rd. If you are interested in renting the building or any of our other facilities in Iberia Parish, please contact Michelle @ (337)365-6197 for pricing and info. (More photos coming soon)

Louisiana LeRoux will be LIVE Saturday, April 27 from 7:00pm-8:30pm at Isle of Iberia!! Open to the Public, Tickets only...
04/24/2019

Louisiana LeRoux will be LIVE Saturday, April 27 from 7:00pm-8:30pm at Isle of Iberia!! Open to the Public, Tickets only $10/person. Come eat, drink, and pass a good time! 🎶 #LouisianaLeRoux #BeatsOnTheBayou #IsleofIberia

This rain can’t stop us from having fun! Thank you Pinterest/ Facebook for the FUN new game the kids love competing in...
04/18/2019

This rain can’t stop us from having fun! Thank you Pinterest/ Facebook for the FUN new game the kids love competing in! #RainRainGoAway #SpringBreak #IndoorFun

Bingo with Prizes, jump the creek game, crafts and a lot of outside time in the GORGEOUS weather! ☀️🐇 #camp #Spri...
04/17/2019

Bingo with Prizes, jump the creek game, crafts and a lot of outside time in the GORGEOUS weather! ☀️🐇 #camp #SpringBreak #Day2 #Prizes #Funwithfriends #PeopleParksPlay

What better way to start off Spring Break camp than with beautiful weather and an Easter egg hunt!! We have so much fun ...
04/15/2019

What better way to start off Spring Break camp than with beautiful weather and an Easter egg hunt!! We have so much fun and a lot more prizes to come this week... stay tuned for picture overload! Check out some of today’s hunt winners! #SpringBreakCampFun #WillowWoodPark #PeopleParksPlay

**Rescheduled Hunt!!**
04/15/2019

**Rescheduled Hunt!!**

We would like to THANK the Magnificent Men and the IREC staff for such a great Easter egg hunt at King Joesph yesterday....
04/15/2019

We would like to THANK the Magnificent Men and the IREC staff for such a great Easter egg hunt at King Joesph yesterday. The kids always have such a fun time! #EasterFun #ParksPeoplePlay

Wishing IYBA a great season.  Thanks to our very own Scott Brettrager and all coaches and volunteers for their contribut...
04/13/2019

Wishing IYBA a great season. Thanks to our very own Scott Brettrager and all coaches and volunteers for their contribution to the youth of our community. ⚾️

Today Mother Nature is proving to be ruthless (yet again) and sadly the rain isn’t over yet!! Our Easter Egg Hunt sche...
04/04/2019

Today Mother Nature is proving to be ruthless (yet again) and sadly the rain isn’t over yet!! Our Easter Egg Hunt scheduled for Saturday, April 6 at Willow Wood will be cancelled becuase of the EXTREMELY wet ground conditions. We are posting in advance so everyone has time to plan accordingly. We hope everyone stays dry and safe on the roads! #RainRainGoAway #alreadyoverAprilshowers 🌂⛈💦☔️

UPDATE: we are still without of power and phone services so we are CLOSING early. We will resume business as usual tomor...
04/04/2019

UPDATE: we are still without of power and phone services so we are CLOSING early. We will resume business as usual tomorrow at 8:30am!

We, like most businesses around New Iberia, have been out of power for a little over an hour. If you have to get out, be safe on the roads! #AprilShowers

Isle of Iberia RV Resort
04/03/2019

Isle of Iberia RV Resort

Registration for Water Exercise begins April 8! Join in on the fun! #PoolFitness #IsleofIberia #RelaxRechargeRepeat
04/03/2019

Registration for Water Exercise begins April 8! Join in on the fun! #PoolFitness #IsleofIberia #RelaxRechargeRepeat

Registration for summer camps in Jeanerette @ King Joesph and Ward 8 begins today!! You can register for camp at either ...
04/01/2019

Registration for summer camps in Jeanerette @ King Joesph and Ward 8 begins today!! You can register for camp at either location, 11am-5pm at Ward 8 on Mondays-Wednesday’s thru April!!
Also, we invite kids ages 7-17 to come participate in a “Sing Out” on April 9th at King Joesph. Call Lisa at (337)276-4424 for more information on all the fun coming! #KingJoseph #Ward8 #funforkids #Jeanerette #ParksPeoplePlay

04/01/2019

Good Morning!! We still have several openings at Coteau Park camp and are continuing to register for that location.

**Willow Wood summer camp has a waiting list. If any spots become available, we will fill openings from our waiting list first. If interested, call and put your child's name on the waiting list.

Thanks!

03/22/2019

CAMP UPDATE: We had an amazing turn out at our 1st parent orientation Wednesday night. All group lists have been updated and remaining openings are as follows:

Willow Wood Park Camp (85% full)
4-5- No spots available
6-8- 20 spots left
9-12 Girls- 10 spots left
9-12 Boys- 10 spots left

Coteau Camp has plenty of spots available for all ages groups.

Public registration begins Monday, March 25. The office opens at 8:30am. Spots are filled on a first come, first served basis. (Reminder: Paying just registration does NOT hold a spot) Once above spots are filled, we will start a waiting list for each age group. If spots open up, we will fill from the waiting list.

We are looking forward to an fun-filled summer!!

Now that it's officially SPRING it’s time to start thinking about all those fun, upcoming EASTER activities. Hunts and...
03/20/2019

Now that it's officially SPRING it’s time to start thinking about all those fun, upcoming EASTER activities. Hunts and prizes galore are what is in store for April! (NOTE: We have a NEW flashlight hunt for our older kids to take part in!) #EasterHunts #WillowWood #Loreauville #KingJoe #Prizes #PeopleParksPlay

Revised: King Joseph Hunt was moved to April 13!!!

Our 1st To Camp & Beyond parent orientation is tonight at 6:00pm at Willow Wood Park. We will accept registrations after...
03/20/2019

Our 1st To Camp & Beyond parent orientation is tonight at 6:00pm at Willow Wood Park. We will accept registrations after orientation, for both Willow Wood and Coteau, for returning and NEW campers.

NOTE: We will NOT accept ANY registrations Thursday (3/21) or Friday (3/22) so we can update our group lists. Registrations will resume Monday, March 25 for what spots are still remaining.
**We will post an update on Friday (3/22).**

Don't forget we are still registering for Spring Break Camp! It will be here before you know it!  #SpringBreak2019 #Peop...
03/14/2019

Don't forget we are still registering for Spring Break Camp! It will be here before you know it! #SpringBreak2019 #PeopleParksPlay

Here are some fun things in the Jeanerette area for the kids while they are out next week. #MardiGrasFun #Ward8 #KingJos...
03/01/2019

Here are some fun things in the Jeanerette area for the kids while they are out next week. #MardiGrasFun #Ward8 #KingJoseph #ParksPeoplePlay

Iberia Parish Recreation would like to THANK all the volunteers, community members, and staff who took part in the “Th...
02/18/2019

Iberia Parish Recreation would like to THANK all the volunteers, community members, and staff who took part in the “This Is Us” Program on Saturday, February 16 at the King Joesph center. The event was a huge success. They had readings, praise dancers, singing, and much more!! #CelebratingBlackHistory #KingJoesphCenter #ParksPeoplePlay

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02/13/2019

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113 Willow Wood Dr
New Iberia, LA
70563

Opening Hours

Monday 08:30 - 16:00
Tuesday 08:30 - 16:00
Wednesday 08:30 - 16:00
Thursday 08:30 - 16:00
Friday 08:30 - 12:00

Telephone

(337) 365-6197

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