.....City Parks & Tennis Courts are open to Public.....City Park hours are from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm

Lifeguard Certification Courses going on! Call 956-794-1765 for information!

This July Celebrate Parks and Recreation Month!



Color your favorite Park Facility.

Check out the actual City of Laredo Park Facilities that you or your child can download and color either with markers or crayons. We will be adding additional facilities in...

Using Parks and Open Space While Maintaining Physical Distancing

Concerns about the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak continue to grip our nation. As organizations that support the power of parks and open spaces as essential resources for health and...

Hidden Gems

CHACON HIKE & BIKE TRAIL The Chacon Creek Hike & Bike Trail is one of Laredo’s hidden Gem. It’s nestled in the middle of South Central Laredo neighborhoods connecting seven...


What is the role of the Parks & Recreation Services Department?

To deliver services that enhance the quality of life of all citizens through educational and recreational programming and effectively maintain and develop Laredo’s park system.

What does Parks & Recreation Services offer to the community?

It provides various sports events such as 5k runs, swim meets, tennis and softball tournaments, basketball and volleyball leagues, and various track and field events and competitions. We also host special events such as concerts, fiestas and holiday celebrations. In addition, we have baseball and soccer fields, recreation centers, libraries, trails, rental facilities, and various parks with amenities for the community to enjoy. For water pleasure, the Aquatics Division offers classes in water aerobics, lap swimming, and learn to swim classes.

What type of activities or programs do the recreation centers offer?

Recreation Centers offer basketball and volleyball games and leagues, Zumba, aerobics, skateboarding, chess, martial arts, boxing, alternative sports, alternative aerobics, INEA classes, computer classes, arts and crafts activities and after school programs as well as an array of special events.