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!


Parks & Recreation unveils phase one plan for Cardinal Run Park North

At 192.2 acres, the combined size of Cardinal Run Park North (137.6 acres) and Cardinal Run Park South (54.6 acres) will make it one of the city’s top five largest parks.

Lexington rocks out with first outdoor climbing boulders

The ribbon was cut to officially open new play features at Northeastern Park, including Lexington’s first outdoor climbing boulders.

Who’s ready for summer? Registration now open for Lexington Parks & Recreation 2023 summer camps

Registration is now open for a variety of summer camps being offered for 2023.