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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.

Special Events

Sponsorship Opportunities ~ Opportunities for our Special Events throughout the year.

Drum & Square Play Free at Veterans Park Gazebo.

Car Wash ~ April 1 and June 3.  10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Volunteer Opportunity ~ Egg Stuffings, April 10, 11 and 13.

Egg Hunt and Spring Fest  ~ April 15. Robert P. Miller Park and Catherine Strong Park

Great American Cleanup ~ April 15, Sandoway House, 8:00 am - 10:00 pm. 

Earth Day Celebration ~ April 22. More details to follow.

Amazing Mom and Son Challenge ~ May 13.  More details will follow.

Summer Camps in the City ~ June 12 - August 4

Dad & Daughter Date Night ~ June 16.  More details to follow.

30th Annual Turkey Trot 5K Run and Walk   ~ Results posted from November 19, 2016

Delray Beach Holiday Parade ~ Float winners; Best in Category, and Grand Float.

Delray Beach Senior Games ~ March 10 - 17, 2017  Results in Billiards ~ Bowling ~ Croquet ~ Golf ~ Pickleball ~ Swimming ~ Tennis ~ Track & Field


Sailboat Storage Available

 ~ Spaces for sixty sailboats are available on the north end of the beach.


“Pac-Man” Bike Parking Rack Appears at Teen Center

 ~ 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

Parks and Recreation Director
(561) 243-7000 x5001


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