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!


New section of trail open at Masterson Station Park

The new trail section connects the existing path between the Masterson Station neighborhood and playground with Town Branch Trail.

New nature-themed playground opens at Southland Park

Mayor Gorton, councilmembers, staff and families cut a ribbon at Southland Park to officially open a new, unique playground inspired by natural wetlands.

New dog park wags its way into Veterans Park

Mayor Linda Gorton, councilmembers, donors, and their pets cut a ribbon to officially open a new dog park at Veterans Park.