The Dallas Park and Recreation Department has a variety of recreation facilities and venues for your leisure and entertainment pursuits.     
  1. View All Facilities

    Browse the complete listing of facilities available in Dallas or search by facility type and features.

  2. Aquatic Facilities

    From spraygrounds to pools to a family waterpark, you'll find the perfect place to splash, swim and beat the heat.

  3. Athletic Fields

    Over 200 adult and youth fields for team or league play reservations.

  4. Cedar Ridge Preserve

    At an elevation of 755 feet, Cedar Ridge Preserve (formerly the Dallas Nature Center) is a slice of the hill country just 20 minutes from downtown Dallas.

  5. Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Garden

    One of the most beautiful outdoor attractions in Dallas features 66-acres of spectacular display gardens that showcase incredible seasonal flowers, ornamental shrubs, trees and plant collections in a serene setting on White Rock Lake.

  6. Dallas Zoo

    With 106 acres to explore, thousands of animals to visit, and a huge variety of family activities, the Dallas Zoo is enormously entertaining!

  7. Fair Park

    One of the most visited attractions in Texas, you can fill a day with activities at Fair Park.

  8. Fitness Centers

    39 locations offer state-of-the-art equipment and low monthly fees with no contract required.

  1. Golf Courses

    With six 18-hole courses and four driving ranges to choose from, there's no need to leave the city limits for some great golf.

  2. Park Pavilions

    Designed by architects from Texas and throughout the country, these award-winning pavilions add unique character to the park and neighboring community.

  3. Recreation Centers

    With 41 locations throughout the city, you are never far from enriching activities, educational programs and exciting events.

  4. Tennis Centers

    The City of Dallas Park and Recreation Department provides to the public five full service tennis centers located throughout Dallas. These facilities are open daily and feature lighted courts, professional instruction, leagues, tournaments and full-service pro shops including retail sales, equipment and repair services and concessions.

  5. Texas Discovery Gardens

    Located in Dallas' historic Fair Park, Texas Discovery Gardens is a year-round organically maintained urban oasis filled with natural wonders.

  6. Trinity River Audubon Center

    This model of green construction invites visitors of all ages to explore miles of trails; learn about local birds and wildlife and participate in a wide range of special events and programs.

  7. White Rock Rental Facilities

    These facilities offer spectacular lake views and provide the perfect location to celebrate memorable events.

  8. Make a Reservation

    Reserve a park, pavilion, facility or room for your next event or activity.