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.

Thomas 'Jet' Jackson Recreation Center


1000 28th St. S. • St. Petersburg, Florida • 33712


(727) 893-7750 •

 Teen Room:

(727) 551-3096


Monday – Thursday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm • Friday 7:00 am – 7:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Rental Information

The general public may rent Thomas 'Jet' Jackson Recreation Center, parkland & shelters and athletic fields.

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Classes & Activities

Fall Playcamp


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About The Center

Thomas 'Jet' Jackson Recreation Center is home to our youth in the Wildwood Community. We offer before school, after school, and camps focusing on core values: Respect, Responsibility, Honesty, Achievement, Teamwork and Self Discipline. Our TASCO Teen programs are one of the best programs in the nation for teens who want to stay focused on fun, learning and a bright future. If you are planning a special event of your own, why not have it at Thomas 'Jet' Jackson Recreation Center. We have a kitchen, multi-purpose room, gymnasium, and outdoor picnic shelters to suit your needs.

Special info

Welcome to Thomas 'Jet' Jackson Recreation Center, one of 16 city Centers providing youth, teen and adult programs to keep you active and promote a healthy lifestyle.

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