Parks and Recreation

To preserve, protect, maintain and enhance the city's parklands and recreational facilities and engage people in leisure activities that contribute to their quality of life.

Register now for Before & After School
Over 150 Beautiful Parks to Visit
Make a Splash at North Shore Aquatic Complex
Autumn Harvest Fest & Market Sat. Oct. 18, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.


At Your Leisure Magazine

Your resource guide to better living provided by the City of St. Petersburg. Features recreation activities and things to do at over 150 parks and arts & culture venues.

At Your Leisure Magazine

The Sun Shines Here!

St. Petersburg will be a city of opportunity where the sun shines on all who come to live, work and play. We will be an innovative, creative and competitive community that honors our past while pursuing our future.

The Sun Shines Here

National Accreditation

St. Petersburg Parks & Recreation earns accreditation from the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies (CAPRA).

National Accreditation Award