Parks & Recreation

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Get in on the fun with the Fourth of July Parade

Lexington’s Fourth of July parade is one of the city’s largest parades and is a great way to highlight your group, organization or business.

Coldstream Dog Park temporarily closed

Coldstream Dog Park is currently closed due to construction. A temporary dog park has been created, with signs from Coldstream Dog Park directing the community to the temporary dog park.

Summer Employment with Parks & Recreation

Enjoy the outdoors, have fun this summer and get paid in the process! Lexington Parks & Recreation is currently hiring for the summer, including camp counselors, lifeguards, special events staff, athletic officials and more.



Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018

  1. Central Bank Thursday Night Live!

    5 p.m.

Friday, Sept. 21, 2018

  1. Gallery Hop – Paint by Nature

    5 – 8 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018

  1. Little Explorers – Colorful Leaves

    10 a.m. – noon

  2. Weekend workout

    10 – 11 a.m.

Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018

  1. Central Bank Thursday Night Live!

    5 p.m.