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


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.


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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.


Which is your favorite time of year to visit the parks with family?
Mother’s Day
Memorial Day
July 4th
Labor Day
Christmas Holidays
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The Summer Youth
 Transportation Program is Back

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The Leo Cancellare Memorial Pool, 650 Wallenberg Dr. is currently closed for repairs of the pool motor until further notice.
Information – (915) 544-3556

(Indoor and Outdoor Pools)
posted through May 9, 2016.

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Community Partners

drowning prevention coalition   Fort Bliss Logo   Braden Aboud Logo


Spring Catalog FY16

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Youth Scholarships

Please check back on the
scholarship application.

Information (915) 212-0092