Williams and Lee Community Center

WmsLee outside view


1631 A Louisiana Ave.  
Port Allen, LA 70767

General Information

The brand new Williams and Lee Community Center opened in October of 2019 and offers a smaller more intimate venue.  It is owned and operated by WBR Parks and Recreation. Bookings are handled by the Parks and Recreation Office at the WBR Community Center in Port Allen.


  • Covered entrance
  • Commercial kitchen with microwave
  • Outdoor cooking area
  • Seating capacity with tables and chairs-132
  • Capacity without tables and chairs-250
  • 34 round tables and 6 rectangular tables are available
  • Banquet-style chairs are available
  • Men’s/Women’s restrooms

Booking Guidelines

  • You must be a West Baton Rouge Parish resident to book any of the centers owned and operated by the WBR Parks and Recreation.
  • Proof of residency needed for booking: driver’s license, voter’s registration card or two bills with name and address of the person who is booking the event
  • For weddings booked a year in advance, the individual booking the center must be the bride or the groom and/or the parents/grandparents of the bride or groom.

Booking Pricing

  • Weekend Booking Fees: $250.00 due at the time of booking; Deposit Fee: $250.00 due 3 weeks before the date of the booked function; deposit is refundable if no damage or breach of contract
  • Weekday Booking Fee: $125.00, same deposit
  • For weddings booked in advance before the book opening:
    Booking and Deposit Fees: $500.00 due at the time of rental.
  • Forms of Payment: Checks, Money Orders or Credit Card (3% convenience fee) only- NO CASH.