​Parks and Recreation Department

Piestewa PeakPhoenix 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.​



Register Today for Fall Programs

Registration for fall programs, activities, sports leagues and FREE codePHX classes is open. #PhxPlays

Also, enroll now for Phoenix Afterschool Center (PAC) for the 2018-19 school year. PAC is available at 37 school sites citywide.

Boo Fest 2018 - Saturday, Oct. 27


Boo Fest is Saturday, Oct. 27 at Paseo Highlands Park from 6 to 9 p.m.

And don't miss the many other
fun fall-themed events being held citywide during the month of October. #boofestphx

"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

Do More:

Parks and Recreation Events: 



WalkPHX Wednesdayshttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/22852285WalkPHX Wednesdays9/27/2018 12:15:00 AMMargaret T. Hance Park - 67 W. Culver St.
Pueblo Grande Museum Auxiliary Presentationhttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/22962296Pueblo Grande Museum Auxiliary Presentation10/4/2018 1:30:00 AMPueblo Grande Museum, 4619 E Washington St
Enchanted Trail (Sendero Encantado)https://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/22922292Enchanted Trail (Sendero Encantado)10/6/2018 12:30:00 AMRio Salado Habitat Restoration Area - Nina Mason Pulliam Audubon Center
Pottery for Kidshttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/22972297Pottery for Kids10/6/2018 4:30:00 PMPueblo Grande Museum, 4619 E Washington St
Volunteer Open House https://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/22982298Volunteer Open House 10/6/2018 5:00:00 PMPueblo Grande Museum, 4619 E Washington St
PHXteens - Arizona State Fairhttps://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/23832383PHXteens - Arizona State Fair10/6/2018 8:00:00 PMField trip from PHXteens sites
Enchanted Trail (Sendero Encantado) https://www.phoenix.gov/calendar/parks/22932293Enchanted Trail (Sendero Encantado) 10/7/2018 12:30:00 AMRio Salado Habitat Restoration Area - Nina Mason Pulliam Audubon Center

​Learn More:

Register for codPHX Classes!​​​

PHXteens ​

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Parks and Recreation News: 



Support National Public Lands Dayhttps://www.phoenix.gov/news/parks/2154Support National Public Lands Day9/22/2018 12:30:00 AM
APS Electric Light Parade Honored with Partnership Awardhttps://www.phoenix.gov/news/parks/2113APS Electric Light Parade Honored with Partnership Award7/26/2018 10:45:00 PM
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

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Connect to the Parks and Recreation Department

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

Division Contact Information​​