​Parks and Recreation Department

Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department

Phoenix provides residents more than 41,000 acres of desert parks and preserves with 200 miles of trails; 182 spacious city parks; 32 community and recreation centers; classes and sports programs where kids and adults learn, stay active and have fun; eight golf courses; and 29 pools where thousands cool off and learn to swim each summer.​


Register for Winter/Spring Classes 
Learn about South Mountain Park Trails Master Plan Process
Register for 2017 National Trail Trek  
Learn about Capital Improvement Projects
Find a Dog Park Near You
Learn About Phoenix's Urban Forest
Participate in FitPHX Meet Me Downtown (every Monday night)
Parks and Recreation Department Leadership Team


Join us on social media



​Parks News

 

 

City of Phoenix Can Help with New Year's Fitness Resolutionshttps://www.phoenix.gov/news/parks/1596City of Phoenix Can Help with New Year's Fitness Resolutions12/29/2016 4:00:00 PM
30th Annual APS Electric Light Parade Rolls Through Central Phoenix Saturdayhttps://www.phoenix.gov/news/parks/157230th Annual APS Electric Light Parade Rolls Through Central Phoenix Saturday12/1/2016 8:00:00 PM
FitPHX Meet Me Downtown 2nd Birthday Bash Set for Nov. 14https://www.phoenix.gov/news/parks/1548FitPHX Meet Me Downtown 2nd Birthday Bash Set for Nov. 1411/10/2016 11:15:00 PM
1,200 Hikers to Take on Saturday's Phoenix Summit Challengehttps://www.phoenix.gov/news/parks/15451,200 Hikers to Take on Saturday's Phoenix Summit Challenge11/9/2016 7:00:00 PM
Fire Ban In Desert and Mountain Preserves Ends Oct. 15https://www.phoenix.gov/news/parks/1497Fire Ban In Desert and Mountain Preserves Ends Oct. 1510/14/2016 12:00:00 AM

​Parks Events

 

 

Charity Classic Spring Training Game - Milwaukee Brewers vs. Cincinnati Redshttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/16771677Charity Classic Spring Training Game - Milwaukee Brewers vs. Cincinnati Reds3/1/2017 8:05:00 PMMaryvale Baseball Stadium, 3600 N. 51st Ave.
Archaeology for Kids https://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/16181618Archaeology for Kids 3/4/2017 4:00:00 PMPueblo Grande Museum
Encanto Park Entry Garden Re-Dedicationhttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/16821682Encanto Park Entry Garden Re-Dedication3/4/2017 5:00:00 PMEncanto Park, 2605 N. 15th Ave.
Alkire Park Playground Grand Openinghttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/16731673Alkire Park Playground Grand Opening3/8/2017 9:30:00 PMAlkire Park - 1602 W. Pima St.
Plant Tour of Pueblo Grande https://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/16191619Plant Tour of Pueblo Grande 3/10/2017 5:00:00 PMPueblo Grande Museum


Connect with Parks and Recreation

For general information:
Phone: 602-262-6862  /  Email: receptionist.pks@phoenix.gov

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​Phoenix Parks and Recreation
200 W. Washington St., 16thFloor, Phoenix, AZ 85044​​