Parks and Recreation Department

Paradise Valley Pool Phoenix provides residents more than 41,000 acres of mountain parks and desert preserves with 200 miles of trails; 182 spacious city parks; 31 community and recreation centers; youth classes and sports programs where kids learn, stay active and have fun; eight golf courses; and 29 pools where thousands cool off and learn to swim each summer.


Register for Fall Classes
Take Phoenix Mountains Preserve Survey
Mountains Preserve Management Plan Public Open House Schedule
Learn About Phoenix's Urban Forest
Participate in FitPHX Meet Me Downtown (every Monday night)



​Parks News

 

 

Phoenix Mountains Preserve Management Plan Public Open House Schedulehttps://www.phoenix.gov/news/parks/905Phoenix Mountains Preserve Management Plan Public Open House Schedule2015-08-17T22:30:00Z
FitPHX, Healthy Arizona Worksites Program Recognizes 45 Statewide Employershttps://www.phoenix.gov/news/parks/851FitPHX, Healthy Arizona Worksites Program Recognizes 45 Statewide Employers2015-06-29T19:00:00Z
Newly-Renovated Phoenix Tennis Center Honored for Excellencehttps://www.phoenix.gov/news/parks/834Newly-Renovated Phoenix Tennis Center Honored for Excellence2015-06-16T22:00:00Z
Swim Class Registration Begins May 14, City Pools Open May 23https://www.phoenix.gov/news/parks/789Swim Class Registration Begins May 14, City Pools Open May 232015-05-13T21:00:00Z
Fire Ban for Mountain and Desert Preserves Starts May 15https://www.phoenix.gov/news/parks/785Fire Ban for Mountain and Desert Preserves Starts May 152015-05-11T17:00:00Z

​Parks Events

 

 

FitPHX Healthy Arizona Worksites Traininghttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/462462FitPHX Healthy Arizona Worksites Training9/16/2015 3:30:00 PMPhoenix Business and Workforce Development Center, 302 N. First Ave.
Eight Arizona PBS and Latino Institute Presents: "American Graduate: Let's Make It Happen"https://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/670670Eight Arizona PBS and Latino Institute Presents: "American Graduate: Let's Make It Happen"9/26/2015 4:00:00 PMCivic Space Park, 424 N. Central Ave
Phoenix Mountains Preserve Access and Adapative Management Plan Public Open Househttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/740740Phoenix Mountains Preserve Access and Adapative Management Plan Public Open House10/2/2015 1:00:00 AMDevonshire Community Center (2802 E. Devonshire Ave.)
Phoenix Mountains Preserve Access and Adaptive Management Plan Public Open Househttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/741741Phoenix Mountains Preserve Access and Adaptive Management Plan Public Open House11/19/2015 1:00:00 AMDevonshire Community Center (2802 E. Devonshire Ave.)

Connect with Parks and Recreation

For general information:
Phone: 602-262-6862
Use our online comment form to let us know how we're doing or to request assistance or information.


Our address:
Phoenix Parks and Recreation
200 W. Washington St., 16th Floor
Phoenix AZ 85044

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​What's Happening in Parks and Recreation

 

 

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