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!


Entries, vendors sought for annual St. Patrick’s Parade and Festival

The Alltech Lexington St. Patrick’s Parade and Festival is planning its return to downtown Lexington on Saturday, March 11. Entries for parade participants and festival vendors for the annual outdoor event are now being accepted.

Tell us what you think about Cardinal Run North plan

This first feedback session is set for 5 – 7 p.m., Monday, Nov. 14, at Beaumont Middle School Café (cafeteria).

Looking for a Thrill – er? Time for family-friendly Halloween fun

Get ready for spine-chilling fun around town, including Lexington’s 20th Halloween Festival & Thriller Parade.