253-856-5100 or Email
Look through our program guide or register online with our WebReg online registration system
Tell us about your park visit at MyKentParks.com
We offer inclusive programming so everyone in the community has the opportunity to participate in, benefit from, and enjoy the parks and recreation programs and facilities.
Connect with your community at the Kent Commons Community Center, Kent Senior Activity Center, Kent Parks Community Center and more.
The Facilities Division is responsible for the maintenance of all City of Kent buildings.
Play a round, do business or take a lesson at Riverbend Golf Complex.
Our resident advisory board to the department
Here you’ll find what matters most: sports, recreation, education and creative arts.
The Parks Maintenance Division is responsible for regular maintenance and repairs. Click if you notice something that needs our attention.
The Parks Planning & Development Division is responsible for acquiring, developing, and re-investing in our award-winning parks and trails system. Learn more about current projects and the Green Kent Partnership.
The Northwest is one of the greatest places to retire - make the most of it!
Join your friends and neighbors and get your game on with Kent sports leagues.
Ongoing opportunities and programs for volunteers and Eagle Scout candidates.
Parks Department Mission Statement
"Dedicated to Enriching Lives"
We are committed to providing safe and inviting parks and facilities, meaningful and diverse recreational programs, cultural activities and human services.
Our staff is responsive, positive and ethical in their dedication to delivering:
Personal Benefits that strengthen self esteem, improve health and promote self sufficiency.
Social Benefits that bring families together and unite people within our diverse community.
Economic Benefits that welcome new business relocation and expansion which leads to a more productive work force and increased tourism opportunities.
Environmental Benefits that protect and preserve natural areas, open space and enhance air and water quality.