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.

Multi-color Holiday lights hanging from oak trees The entry way to the Childs Park Recreation Center Adult man skateboarding in a bowl Adult man sliding to second base during a softball game The entry way to the North Shore Pool complex A man and woman riding their bikes on a downtown water front park A beautiful waterfront park with trees and flowering plants
Register for Fall Adult Leagues!
Over 150 Beautiful Parks to Visit
Make a Splash at North Shore Aquatic Complex
Sign up for the Santa Parade

School's Out Camp Day + Seasonal Camps.

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Meet me at the Park

While Pinellas County Schools' are out, our camps are in session! Sign up for full-day camp programs and our seasonal camps. Participants will experience an interactive day of games, sports, arts & crafts, special events, field trips and much more!

National Accreditation

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

National CAPRA Accreditation Award

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

Healthy St. Pete

Healthy St. Pete is a citywide community engagement and empowerment initiative that will help our community EAT, PLAY, SHOP and LIVE healthier.