Parks & Recreation

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Are you interested in a summer job with Parks?

Parks & Recreation are looking for summer employees. Please fill out this position interest form.

Position interest form

Special events staff interest form

Junior golf program

Play Golf Lex Junior Programs are designed to create an exciting environment for kids of all skill levels and experience. Play Golf Lex Junior Golf programming is designed and run by U.S. Kids, TPI Junior and PGA Certified Professionals. We will be offering multiple options that will fit the needs of junior golfers, recreationally or competitively.

Junior golf program

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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.

St. Patrick's Day parade entry deadline extended

It’s not too late to get your group together and join the fun for the 38th annual Alltech Lexington St. Patrick’s Parade and Festival on Saturday, March 11.



Thursday, March 21, 2019

  1. #PuppiesInParks

    midnight – noon

  2. March Madness BINGO

    6 – 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, March 23, 2019

  1. Weekend Workout

    10 a.m.

Monday, April 1, 2019

  1. Spring Break program – Wonderful Wildlife

    10 a.m. – noon

  2. Spring Break – Parks & Recreation community centers open

    noon – 8 p.m.