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Several Pool lanes at North Shore Aquatic Complex with swimmers swimming
Overlooking the dock rails at the lake at Walter Fuller Park
Looking down a white dock into the bay
The covered North Shore Exercise Zone with citizens using the equipment

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  • + The Summer Food Service Program returns!

    June 14 - August 6, 2021
    Meals are served Monday - Friday; times vary by location. See the reverse side for available locations and meal options.
    Summer Food Flyer

    No application or registration is required to receive a free meal. The meals are completely free. Some locations serve breakfast and lunch, while other locations only serve lunch.
    Learn more

  • + St. Pete ranks No. 1 in Florida and No. 14 in the U.S. for parks systems

    The City of St. Petersburg and the St. Petersburg Parks and Recreation Department’s emphasis on preserving and enhancing parkland and providing engaging recreational opportunities for all who live, work and play in the Sunshine City did not go unnoticed by The Trust for Public Land, a national nonprofit with a mission to “create parks and protect land for people,” that ranked St. Petersburg No. 1 in Florida and No. 14 nationally in this year’s ParkScore® index.

    To learn more about the ParkScore, click here.

  • + Seasonal Pools Open May 29

    Neighborhood seasonal pools will open Saturday, May 29 through Monday, May 31, Saturday, June 5, - Sunday, June 6, and Saturday, June 12, - Sunday, June 13, from 12-2 p.m. and 2:15-4:15 p.m. Seasonal pools will be closed June 1-4 and June 7-11 and will reopen for regular summer hours on June 14.

    Hours of operations for seasonal pools are Monday-Friday from 12-2 p.m.and 2:15-4:15 p.m. Extended hours are Fridays from 7-9 p.m.. Saturday and Sunday hours vary by pool. For weekend hours of operation, click here to visit the pool directory.

    To learn more about seasonal pool opening, pool admission and more, Click here.

  • + FREE Drive-In Movie Series

    TASCO is hosting a FREE drive-in movie series at Crescent Lake Park.

    Spots are limited; first come, first served.

    Click here to learn more about the event.

    Events adhere to local ordinances and CDC guidelines.

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Healthy St. Pete

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

National Accreditation

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

The Sun Shines Here!

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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.