The Park & Recreation Department maintains close to 297 parks (12,893 acres) and public spaces citywide, as well as providing recreational activities and educational programming that makes Fort Worth a great place to live, work and play.
The Park & Recreation Department has a variety of divisions to make Fort Worth fun for families, seniors, and kids of all ages.
There's always a new adventure waiting for you at one of the department's attractions.
Each community center offers a variety of activities, camps, fitness classes, and more for all ages.
Fort Worth's dog parks are sure to get everyone's tail wagging!
Participate in the fastest-growing sport at one of Fort Worth's indoor or outdoor pickleball courts.
Fort Worth's aquatics facilities provide programs while also giving families a way to beat the summer heat.
The Park & Recreation Department maintains 297 parks (12,893 acres) and public spaces citywide.
Fort Worth has promoted sound urban forestry practices since 1873.
The Adopt-a-Spot program allows volunteers to adopt public spaces.
The City’s Graffiti Abatement Program offers no-cost graffiti removal services.
Several Fort Worth lakes are stocked with fish by Texas Parks & Wildlife.
Natural Areas are either left in their natural habitat or minimally maintained.
Fort Worth's skate parks are wheel-y spectacular.
Information regarding park maintenance, public space mowing, and alleyway mowing.
The City of Fort Worth offers a variety of sports for residents of all ages to join a team, drop-in, or play solo while enjoying their favorite pastime.
The Neighborhood and Community Park Dedication Policy is to ensure there are parks and recreational facilities available to meet the fast pace growth and development needs in Fort Worth.
Information to reserve pools, centers, pavilions, open spaces, and athletic fields.
This master plan is a living document that provides a road map for the next five to 10 years, to help ensure Fort Worth remains one of Texas' premiere park systems.
The plan is updated regularly through a needs assessment and public input process.
View the plan(PDF, 16MB)
View the 2020 update(PDF, 17MB).
The Aquatics Master Plan provides a comprehensive look at facility types and potential amenities the city has slated for development as funding comes available.
View the 2012 update(PDF, 11MB).
Other Park Master Plans
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