Parks & Recreation

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How we are keeping our programs safe during COVID

  • Participants will complete a health assessment to include a temperature check prior to being allowed to enter program areas; 
  • Staff will be required to wear masks and other PPE when in close proximity to anyone while they work;
  • Campers are required to wear face masks during indoor activities or when social distancing cannot be accomplished;
  • Supplies are not shared between participants;
  • Equipment that is shared during activity will be cleaned after each use;
  • Activities are designed to maintain social distancing; and
  • Program attendance limits are in place to ensure social distancing.

Jacobson Park boat docks

The boat dock at Jacobson Park has opened for 2020. You can learn about pricing, time-slots and more on the Jacobson Park page.

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Tee times

Lexington city golf courses have reopened with new social distancing guidelines in place. You can book a tee time for any course online.

Book a tee time

Natural areas registration

Raven Run Nature Sanctuary and McConnell Springs have opened their trails to the public. 

Learn more about hiking at Raven Run

Learn more about hiking at McConnell Springs

Volunteering

Interested in volunteering for Lexington Parks & Recreation?

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News

“Neuroseason,” latest exhibit at City Gallery, features art from Lexington’s own John Lackey

Trees and landscapes take on new meaning and energy in John Lackey’s paintings. See his “energized nature” for yourself starting in October at the Downtown Arts Center’s City Gallery.

Online registration for Kiddie Kapers currently open

The Kiddie Kapers & Company Dance program offers dance instruction to youth ages 2 – 18. Classes cover a mixture of traditional forms of dance including tap, jazz and ballet. Registration is currently taking place.

City celebrates opening of new Jacobson Park playground

Lexington officially opened a new playground at Jacobson Park Wednesday, and judging from the reviews it’s already receiving from local experts .. children of all ages … it’s a success.

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