Check out the latest Parks & Recreation news below.
OKC Parks opens its 19th annual rainbow trout season beginning Sunday, Dec. 1 at Dolese Youth Park Pond, 5105 NW 50th Street. The season runs through Feb. 29.
11/25/2019 9:44 AM
Mayor David Holt and other civic leaders will break ground on new improvements at Manuel Perez Park in a ceremony at 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 2. OKC Parks is hosting the groundbreaking, and the public is invited to attend.
11/22/2019 1:23 PM
City of Oklahoma City services are affected Nov. 28-29 in observance of Thanksgiving.
11/18/2019 8:56 AM
City of Oklahoma City services are affected Monday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veterans Day.
11/07/2019 8:30 AM
The MAPS 3 Lake Draper Trail opens Oct. 26 with two bicycle rides, a 5k fun run and activities for kids.
10/11/2019 1:50 PM
Lake Overholser Bridge along Route 66 in Oklahoma City closed for inspection, evaluation and maintenance
The Lake Overholser Bridge on NW 39th Street along historic Route 66 is closed for inspection and potential maintenance work.
09/19/2019 3:22 PM
Mayor David Holt and the Oklahoma City Council approved an ambitious and unique MAPS 4 package for voters to consider in a special election on Dec. 10.
08/27/2019 11:13 AM
Mayor David Holt and Oklahoma City Council will consider a potential MAPS 4 package at its Tuesday meeting, including a potential call for a special election on Dec. 10.
08/23/2019 2:00 PM
Anglers, motorists and cyclists who use Lake Hefner for their commuter or recreational needs will need to adjust their plans while a portion of the road that borders the west side of Lake Hefner is closed for repaving through November, 2019.
08/22/2019 4:16 PM
Part of the West River Trail is closed indefinitely in west Oklahoma City until erosion damage from the heavy spring rain is repaired.
07/30/2019 2:10 PM
Kings of Leon to kick off Scissortail Park’s grand opening in Oklahoma City with free concert Sept. 27
A free Kings of Leon concert presented by the Chickasaw Nation is the highlight of three days of celebrations for the grand opening of MAPS 3’s Scissortail Park in downtown Oklahoma City.
06/26/2019 10:11 AM
It’s 100 days until MAPS 3’s Scissortail Park opens in downtown Oklahoma City – the new crown jewel of public spaces in our community with accessible fun for everybody.
06/19/2019 9:46 AM
04/19/2019 2:05 PM
OKC Parks will open five new outdoor fitness courts with a grand opening April 6, launching a new partnership with the San Francisco-based National Fitness Campaign (NFC). The free outdoor fitness opportunities across Oklahoma City are for bodyweight exercises, circuit training and more.
04/01/2019 11:07 AM
The Parks Department has purchased the 240 Sports Complex in south Oklahoma City with plans to renovate it in time for the spring 2020 baseball and softball seasons.
02/22/2019 8:30 AM
Public art projects are coming soon to the West River Trail, two parks and a fire station.
01/31/2019 12:00 PM