Parks and Recreation Department Mission Statement:
The Parks and Recreation Department will enrich the quality of life for the people of Delray Beach by providing significant recreational opportunities in exemplary park environments.
Parks and Recreation offers a variety of programs, activities and special events to everyone in the community as well as guests and visitors. Parks and Recreation maintains over 40 parks and recreational facilities including two pools, a splash park, athletic fields, skate park, and one and a half miles of public beach that is guarded 365 days a year.
Temporary Closures: "505" Teen Center's Basketball Courts, Atlantic Dunes Park Parking Lot, Robert P. Miller Park.
~ Spaces for sixty sailboats are available on the north end of the beach.
July is National Parks and Recreation Month ~ An entire month celebrating Parks and Recreation
Youth Basketball Clinics ~ Fridays, Saturdays and Wednesdays during the month of July.
Back to School Bash and Backpack Giveaway ~ August 11, Catherine Strong Park
31st Annual Turkey Trot 5K Run and Walk ~ November 18, 7:30 am. RESULTS POSTED
Delray Beach Senior Games ~ March 2 - 9, 2018. 5K Road Race still open for registration. Results being posted.
Amazing Mom and Son Challenge ~ Results Posted
~ There are a few interesting new creatures now located at the “505” Teen Center on S.E. 5th Avenue.
The Park and Facilities Catalog recently donated a “Pac-Man” custom bike rack to the Delray Beach Parks and Recreation Department and it’s now available out
50 NW 1st Ave.
Delray Beach, FL 33444