​Parks and Recreation Department

Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department

Phoenix provides residents more than 41,000 acres of desert parks and mountain preserves with more than 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.​



2017 Annual Report2017 Annual Report

The Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department builds healthy communities through parks, programs and partnerships; and makes the city a better place to live, visit and play. Read the 2017 Annual Report. #PhxPlays



"Take a Hike. Do it Right."

Millions of people explore city of Phoenix hiking trails annually. Park Rangers advise all trail users to be aware of lifesaving "Take a Hike. Do it Right." safety guidelines#HikeRight



Public Input Process: 
Los Olivos Park and Little Canyon Park

The Parks and Recreation Department is asking for public input regarding a proposed Urban Working Farm in Los Olivos Park, and a proposal from Grand Canyon University that would impact Little Canyon Park.


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Parks and Recreation Events: 

 

 

FitPHX Healthy Arizona Worksites Traininghttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/20332033FitPHX Healthy Arizona Worksites Training2/22/2018 3:30:00 PMBusiness and Workforce Development Center, 302 N. 1st Ave.
Park of Four Waters Tour https://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/20672067Park of Four Waters Tour 2/23/2018 5:00:00 PMPueblo Grande Museum - 4619 E Washington St
Arizona Scitech Festival Lecture Serieshttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/20632063Arizona Scitech Festival Lecture Series2/23/2018 7:00:00 PMPueblo Grande Museum - 4619 E Washington St
Southwest MicroLiving https://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/21372137Southwest MicroLiving 2/24/2018 5:00:00 PMShemer Art Center, 5005 E. Camelback Rd.

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Parks and Recreation News: 

 

 

APS Electric Light Parade Rolls Thru Central Phoenix on Saturday, Dec. 2https://www.phoenix.gov/news/parks/1904APS Electric Light Parade Rolls Thru Central Phoenix on Saturday, Dec. 211/29/2017 9:45:00 PM
Maryvale Baseball Park Renovation Plan Approved by City Councilhttps://www.phoenix.gov/news/parks/1895Maryvale Baseball Park Renovation Plan Approved by City Council11/15/2017 10:45:00 PM
FitPHX Meet Me Downtown "Birthday Bash" Set for Nov. 6https://www.phoenix.gov/news/parks/1885FitPHX Meet Me Downtown "Birthday Bash" Set for Nov. 611/2/2017 9:30:00 PM
"Fall into Fitness" Tuesday Nights at Hance Parkhttps://www.phoenix.gov/news/parks/1853"Fall into Fitness" Tuesday Nights at Hance Park9/29/2017 10:00:00 PM


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Connect with Parks and Recreation

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

Division Contact Information​​

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