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!


Shiver me timbers, a new pirate ship’s coming to town!

The concept for the new water feature at Woodland Park is revealed.

New playground opens at Pine Meadows Park

The ribbon has been cut for a new playground at Pine Meadows Park, the first of many upgrades coming to parks across Lexington.

Lexington joins Trust for Public Land plan to accelerate park equity, address needs

Lexington is joining the 10-Minute Walk® Park Equity Accelerator as an inaugural member.