BARA Facilities

Baker Area Recreation Association, Inc "BARA" and the town of Baker has supported its equestrian community for over 20 years and helped provide a place that allows residents of Okaloosa County and surrounding communities to enjoy this lifestyle. Baker Arena Recreation Association, Inc provides a venue for many events including horse shows, dog shows, working cow events, community gatherings such as reunions and weddings and more.

Today, we also offer a friendly environment within a picturesque setting on Hwy 4, developed with the safety, security and enjoyment of you and your family in mind.

BARA is pleased to offer the following amenities to serve Baker and Northwest Florida complete with:

All this is set amidst 50 acres of beautifully landscaped recreation areas. Within Baker Area Recreation visitors will enjoy quiet, peaceful walking tracks playgrounds, and a beautiful meeting facility able to accommodate gatherings from 10 - 150.

Arena Scheduling: Call Ben Smith - 850-682-3133 or Mark Stalnaker - 850-502-1365.

Community/Pavilion Center Scheduling: Call Elizabeth Shelton (Facility Curator) - 850-537-4744