Welcome to the City of El Paso Parks & Recreation Website! The purpose of the Parks and Recreation Department is to provide indoor and outdoor leisure services to persons of all ages so they can develop skills, socialize, experience nature, relax and live a healthier lifestyle.

Main Office: (915) 212-0092
E-mail: parksandrec@elpasotexas.gov

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The City of El Paso Parks and Recreation Department Administrative Office is now located at 801 Texas Ave. on the second floor with hours of operation Monday through Thursday from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Information - (915) 212-0092.

After hours phone number for emergency repairs. Calls will be handled by an answering service, and will then be directed to maintenance personnel.

The emergency phone number is (915) 542-3213 for use after business hours and on weekends. Non-emergencies should continue to be directed to the main number 212-0092 during regular hours.

Events

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Press Releases

    Leisure Services Looking for Instructors

    Parks and Recreation
    The City of El Paso’s Parks and Recreation Department is looking for reliable, enthusiastic and creative instructors for various classes at various recreation and senior centers.

    Lean Six Sigma Project Yields Efficiency

    Parks and Recreation
    Lessons learned in streamlining the way city maintenance crews fix irrigation systems will serve as a guide for reducing waste and increasing efficiency for other city maintenance functions. Irrigation work which once took 24 hours to complete, now takes less than two hours.

    National Kids to Parks Day

    Parks and Recreation
    The City of El Paso Parks and Recreation Department, along with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department and the Texas Trust, will host the annual National Kids to Parks Day from 8 a.m. to Noon on Saturday, May 21, at the Memorial Garden Center located at 3105 Grant Ave...

    El Paso Parks and Recreation to Close Lionel Forti Pool

    Parks and Recreation
    The City of El Paso Parks and Recreation Department will close the Lionel Forti outdoor pool, located on 1225 Giles Road, this summer due to structural defects to the 56-year-old facility...

    Parks and Recreation Department Asks Public to Keep Parks Clean During the Memorial Day Weekend

    Parks and Recreation
    The City of El Paso Parks and Recreation Department asks the public to keep parks clean by picking up their trash during the Memorial Day weekend...

Poll

Which is your favorite time of year to visit the parks with family?
Easter
Mother’s Day
Memorial Day
July 4th
Labor Day
Thanksgiving
Christmas Holidays
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Gus and Goldie
City Swim League Registration

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The Summer Youth
 Transportation Program is Back

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El Paso Rose Garden will be closed on Memorial Day and resume normal schedule on Tuesday, May 31. Info 915-373-6708


Memorial Day Weekend Holiday
Aquatic Schedule
(Indoor and Outdoor Pools)
posted.

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Community Partners

drowning prevention coalition   Fort Bliss Logo   Braden Aboud Logo

 

Summer Catalog FY16


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Youth Scholarships -
Revised 2016

Brochure Youth
Scholarships 2016
Brochure Youth
Scholarships 2016 (Spanish)
  Youth Scholarships
Application
  Youth Scholarships
Application (Spanish)