Parks & Recreation

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Summer jobs with Parks & Recreation

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Interested in volunteering for Lexington Parks & Recreation?

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Become a partner with Parks & Recreation

Lexington Parks & Recreation is seeking partnerships to expand resources for recreation opportunities, improve service delivery and enhance the amenities offered at our facilities.

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Bring back the Bluegrass FAQs (part 1)!

We’re taking a break from our regularly-scheduled program to answer some of your burning Bring Back the Bluegrass questions! What would you like to know about the BBBG program?

Fourth of July information

Schedule of events and rules about fireworks.

Using succession (and disturbance) to create a forest

As the natural “end” to succession in Kentucky, in a lot of ways forests are the easiest habitat to create. If you leave everything alone and wait long enough, you'll get a forest! Of course, reality is never that easy.