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get out and play!

Shelter Reservations for 2016 open January 4

Planning a cookout or family gathering in 2016? Come and have them with us! Lexington Parks and Recreation has picnic shelters to accommodate up to 100 people in many of our most popular parks. But don't wait! Many summer weekends book fast. We start taking shelter reservations for 2016 beginning on January 4, 2016 at 9:00am. Go to to reserve yours!

Now Showing at the
Downtown Arts Center

October 9 - December 6

Tuesday-Thursday, 11am-5:00pm
Friday & Saturday, 11am-8:00pm
Sunday, 11am-2:00pm

Artist Stephen Rolfe Powell brings his love of glass and fire to downtown Lexington with AMERICAN PYRO, now showing at the City Gallery through December 6. This is Powell's first solo show in Lexington in many years.

AMERICAN PYRO shows through December 6. City Gallery is a featured location for Gallery Hop, 5 to 8 p.m., Friday November 20, the final Hop of 2015.

The City Gallery at the DAC features the work of Kentucky artists in a gallery space on Main Street. City Gallery is open Tuesday–Sunday. For gallery hours and more information please visit


Registration Booklet- Fall/Winter 2015

Lexington Parks and Recreation
Park Hours

Dawn to Dusk
Unless otherwise posted


City celebrates grand opening of Berry Hill skatepark 

The skateboarder looks out over a sea of smooth concrete. With a bend of his knees, balanced on an 8-inch-wide board and four small wheels, the skateboarder is sent flying toward the center of a bowl, momentum carrying him quickly up the other side. He shifts his weight, pivots the board, and is off again.   Read More.  

This Week in Parks

Adult Winter Volleyball Signups
December 1-21 
More information or to register:
Dunbar Community Center Athletics Office



Dog Parks

Community Centers

Partners and Sponsors


To provide high quality park land,
facilities, open space and to
efficiently facilitate programs, events
and services, promote wellness
and quality of life for all.


Last updated: 12/1/2015 11:14:31 AM