​Parks and Recreation Department

Longview Neighborhood Recreation CenterPhoenix provides residents and visitors more than 41,000 acres of desert parks and mountain preserves with 200-plus miles of trails; 182 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.​
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Register now for the 2018-19 school year.

It's not too late to participate in hundreds of summer classes, youth sports leagues and FREE codePHX instructional programs available at a community center near you. #PhxPlays

Reminder, registration for 2018 fall programs starts on Thursday, August 2 at 6:30 p.m.

Learn to Swim

City of Phoenix public pools are open through July 29.

Register now for summer 2018 swimming lessons and other aquatics programs.

Learn about available classes and programs. #swimPHX

"Take a Hike. Do it Right."

Millions of people explore Phoenix hiking trails annually.

Park Rangers teach trail users these lifesaving guidelines. #HikeRight

Learn about the Hance Park Revitalization Project

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Parks and Recreation Events: 



Sizzling Summerhttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/21932193Sizzling Summer7/21/2018 6:00:00 PMMarivue Pool - 5625 W. Osborn Rd.
Sizzling Summerhttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/21942194Sizzling Summer7/28/2018 6:00:00 PMUniversity Pool - 1102 W. Van Buren St.
Sizzling Summerhttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/21952195Sizzling Summer8/4/2018 6:00:00 PMHermoso Pool - 5749 S. 20th St.
Rocking Back-to-School Battle of the Bandshttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/22822282Rocking Back-to-School Battle of the Bands8/5/2018 1:00:00 AMReach 11 Sports Complex, 2425 E. Deer Valley Rd.
Educator Open Househttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/22542254Educator Open House8/18/2018 5:00:00 PMPueblo Grande Museum - 4619 E Washington St
Mudsling at the Museumhttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/22752275Mudsling at the Museum9/15/2018 3:00:00 PMPueblo Grande Museum - 4619 E Washington St
Smithsonian Museum Day Live!https://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/22382238Smithsonian Museum Day Live!9/22/2018 4:00:00 PMPueblo Grande Museum - 4619 E Washington St

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Parks and Recreation News: 



July 4th Restrictions Set for Phoenix Trailheadshttps://www.phoenix.gov/news/parks/2087July 4th Restrictions Set for Phoenix Trailheads6/28/2018 6:00:00 PM
Partnerships Bring Free Indoor Fitness Programs to Downtown Phoenix this Summerhttps://www.phoenix.gov/news/parks/2078Partnerships Bring Free Indoor Fitness Programs to Downtown Phoenix this Summer6/21/2018 4:30:00 PM
New Hance Park Design Concepts to be Unveiled May 21https://www.phoenix.gov/news/parks/2044New Hance Park Design Concepts to be Unveiled May 215/18/2018 10:45:00 PM

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

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