Parks & Recreation

Welcome to Lexington Parks & Recreation! We oversee over 100 parks in the city, six community centers, five golf courses, six pools, three arts venues, and numerous programs and events. Use this page as your gateway to Parks & Recreation, and find out more about what facilities, programs, and events are available to everyone in Lexington!


Celebrate Earth Hour with the Lexington community

Give sixty minutes to our planet this Saturday during Earth Hour, an opportunity to participate in volunteering, learning or helping others improve the earth. Earth Hour is celebrated worldwide on Saturday, March 23.

Mayor, Councilmembers break ground on new playground

The playground at Gainesway Park is expected to open in late spring.

Hole-in-one! Lexington Parks & Recreation golf receives multiple recognitions from PGA

Play Golf Lex received multiple recognitions from national and state PGA for excellence in junior programming and merchandising.