​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.​

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​Parks News

 

 

New "Challenge Course" Set to Open at Washington Parkhttps://www.phoenix.gov/news/parks/1663New "Challenge Course" Set to Open at Washington Park3/6/2017 7:30:00 PM
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

​Parks Events

 

 

Petroglyph Discovery Hikehttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/16251625Petroglyph Discovery Hike3/25/2017 4:00:00 PMPueblo Grande Museum
Silent Sundays @ South Mountain Parkhttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/16791679Silent Sundays @ South Mountain Park3/26/2017 12:00:00 PMSouth Mountain Park - 10919 S. Central Ave.
Songs of the People: Performance & Stories https://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/16261626Songs of the People: Performance & Stories 3/26/2017 9:00:00 PMPueblo Grande Museum
Park of Four Waters Tour https://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/16271627Park of Four Waters Tour 3/31/2017 5:00:00 PMPueblo Grande Museum
Archaeology for Kidshttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/16281628Archaeology for Kids4/1/2017 4:30:00 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​​