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.

Lake Vista Recreation Center


1401 62nd Ave. S. • St. Petersburg, Florida • 33705


(727) 893-7744 •

 Teen Room:

(727) 551-3273


Monday-Thursday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm • Friday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm

Rental Information

The general public may rent Lake Vista Recreation Center, parkland & shelters and athletic fields.

 Parks & Rec

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Lake Vista Park

  • Basketball Courts
  • Dog Park
  • Fitness Zone
  • Large and Small Shelters
  • Playground
  • Skate Park

Lake Vista Sports

  • Baseball Fields

Lake Vista Pool

Learn how to become an ADVANTAGE member!

ADVANTAGE Membership

About The Center

Lake Vista Recreation Center is situated in Lake Vista's beautiful park with a scenic lake, the city's first outdoor fitness center, walking trails extending to the Pinellas Trail, tennis courts, basketball courts, a street style skate park, two outdoor basketball court locations, indoor gymnasium, classes, teen and elementary youth camps and plenty of ways to fit your active lifestyle.

Special info

Home of the annual CircusMcGurkis event. Circus McGurkis is a peoples╩╝ fair focusing on peace education and service to the
community featuring arts, crafts, music, games and ideas which celebrate the
creativity and activism that makes our community a more beautiful, loving and
just place to live.

Interactive Map

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