The City of Flagstaff’s Recreation Department is your community connection for swimming lessons, leisure classes, programs, entertainment, and special events. You can always count on us to do our very best to serve the recreation and leisure needs of the community. We take pride in knowing we offer everything you like to do. It’s all here for you! We welcome the opportunity to serve you.
You’ll find just what you need at more than 24 developed parks, one pool, 17 tennis courts, 19 basketball courts, two disc golf courses, 17 ball fields, 50 miles of the Flagstaff Urban Trail System, two skate parks, a BMX park, four recreation centers, and an ice rink, providing year-round programs and activities.
Recreation Scholarships Recreation Services offers Scholarships, depending on availability of funding. Scholarships are for individual use and can be requested for City of Flagstaff programs and activities. Applicant’s household must meet income guidelines and provide City of Flagstaff residency to qualify for a scholarship. Interested applicants should complete a Recreation Scholarship Application and submit it for consideration at least five days before the beginning of the activity. Scholarships aren’t applied to the cost of training books and materials, participants pay full price for those items. Scholarships don’t apply to Contracted Instructor classes. Recreation scholarship applications are available at any of our recreation centers.
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Cityscape provides information on recreation programs, classes, community events and our centers and facilities. Here is a link to the online Fall Edition of Cityscape. Recreation information starts on page 14.
Recreation Mission Statement
Enhancing our community through people, parks, and programs.
Recreation for Everyone
Recreation Services is dedicated to providing people with and without physical and mental challenges the opportunity to participate in recreation and leisure programs. If you need special accommodations to participate in any program, please notify us at the time of registration.