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

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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.

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News

Biggest bounce house in the world comes to Lexington

This September, Parks & Recreation invites Lexington residents of all ages to join in on the record-setting fun. The largest bounce house in the world is coming to Masterson Station Park, Sept. 21 – 23.

Join the magic in Woodland Park as ‘Ballet Under the Stars’ celebrates its 29th year

Lexington Parks & Recreation is celebrating the 29th year of Ballet Under the Stars with an enchanting evening filled with performances and activities for dance lovers of all ages. This annual event will run Aug. 2 – 5 at Woodland Park.

Results of the 42nd running of The Bluegrass 10,000

Downtown Lexington’s only 10k beats the heat … and the results are in. This year's special digital race results publication features all the finishers' times divided by age categories, as well as special stories from the participants.

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Events

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

  1. Registration opens for all summer camps

    noon

  2. Walk-in summer camp registration

    noon – 5 p.m.

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

  1. Swim lesson in-person signups

    noon – 7 p.m.

  2. Spring Carnival | Block Party

    6 – 8 p.m.

Saturday, April 27, 2019

  1. Team Scramble

    8:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.