Parks and Recreation

To preserve, protect, maintain and enhance the city's parklands and recreational facilities and engage people in leisure activities that contribute to their quality of life.

The entry way to the Walter Fuller Recreation Center Adult man sliding to second base during a softball game The entry way to the North Shore Pool complex A man and woman riding their bikes on a downtown water front park A beautiful waterfront park with trees and flowering plants
Register for Fall Adult Leagues!
Over 150 Beautiful Parks to Visit
Make a Splash at North Shore Aquatic Complex

Shoreline Fishing

Designated lakes open for shoreline fishing for the summer season, starting June 1, through Labor Day.
Click here to view designated lakes.

Meet me at the Park

Seasonal Pools Closing

Seasonal pools closing this weekend (August 11 and 12) for the season. Visit our pools page for more information.

National Accreditation

St. Petersburg Parks & Recreation earns accreditation from the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies (CAPRA).

National CAPRA Accreditation Award

The Sun Shines Here!

St. Petersburg will be a city of opportunity where the sun shines on all who come to live, work and play. We will be an innovative, creative and competitive community that honors our past while pursuing our future.

The Sun Shines Here

Healthy St. Pete

Healthy St. Pete is a citywide community engagement and empowerment initiative that will help our community EAT, PLAY, SHOP and LIVE healthier.