​Parks and Recreation Department

Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department

Phoenix 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.​



PhxPlays2018 Summer Registration

Registration for summer classes, activities, sports, codePHX and youth camps opens on April 19 at 6:30 p.m.


Registration for swimming lessons and aquatics programs opens on April 26 at 6:30 p.m.

Learn about available classes and programs. #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



Learn about the Los Olivos Park Urban Farm and Public Input Process for Little Canyon Park

The Parks and Recreation Department is developing an Urban Working Farm in Los Olivos Park, and gathering public input about a proposal from Grand Canyon University that would impact Little Canyon Park.


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Parks and Recreation Events: 

 

 

Drop-In Discovery on Shell Jewelryhttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/21122112Drop-In Discovery on Shell Jewelry4/21/2018 5:00:00 PMPueblo Grande Museum - 4619 E Washington St
International Jazz Day Lecturehttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/21412141International Jazz Day Lecture4/27/2018 7:00:00 PMPueblo Grande Museum - 4619 E Washington St
SOLD OUT! Meet the Artists: R. Carlos Nakai and Will Clipman at PGMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/21162116SOLD OUT! Meet the Artists: R. Carlos Nakai and Will Clipman at PGM4/30/2018 1:30:00 AMPueblo Grande Museum - 4619 E Washington St
San Carlos Apache Fiddler Lecturehttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/21592159San Carlos Apache Fiddler Lecture5/3/2018 1:30:00 AMPueblo Grande Museum - 4619 E Washington St
FitPHX Healthy Arizona Worksites Traininghttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/20342034FitPHX Healthy Arizona Worksites Training5/10/2018 3:30:00 PMBusiness and Workforce Development Center, 302 N. 1st Ave.

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SRP and Phoenix Partner to Plant 1,200 Treeshttps://www.phoenix.gov/news/parks/2000SRP and Phoenix Partner to Plant 1,200 Trees4/10/2018 7:15:00 PM
FitPHX and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Debut WalkPHX Wednesdayshttps://www.phoenix.gov/news/parks/1976FitPHX and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Debut WalkPHX Wednesdays3/13/2018 6:00:00 PM
Eight Parks Get New Basketball Courts Thanks to Phoenix Suns Charities Granthttps://www.phoenix.gov/news/parks/1975Eight Parks Get New Basketball Courts Thanks to Phoenix Suns Charities Grant3/12/2018 6:45:00 PM
Maryvale Baseball Park Renovation Plans Finalized, Renderings of Facility Releasedhttps://www.phoenix.gov/news/parks/1968Maryvale Baseball Park Renovation Plans Finalized, Renderings of Facility Released2/21/2018 6:00:00 PM
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


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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​​