Parks, Recreation & Facilities

Marietta Parks and Recreation maintains all city parks with a variety of amenities, including the iconic Glover Park on the Marietta Square. The department offers various programs, athletics and special events throughout the year and also maintains two (2) indoor recreation facilities. 

What's New and Upcoming!

2017 Spring Break Camp

Registration is now open for Marietta's Spring Break Camp, held April 3rd - 7th, 2017 at the Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center. Visit the Camps and Programs page for important registration information.  

Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center

The Custer Parks Sports and Fitness Center is open for regular business hours: Monday - Friday: 5:30 am - 9:00 pm, Saturday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm, and Sunday: 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm. Come stop by for a visit and tour the facility and sign up for your "Marietta Fit Pass". We are located at 545 Kenneth E. Marcus Way, directly off of Fairground St. in between North Marietta Parkway and the Allgood Rd. roundabout. For more information check out the Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center page.

Coming Soon.... The Elizabeth Porter Park

The Elizabeth Porter Recreation Center is now closed to make way for a new park in its place. This park will feature a, playground, picnic pavilions, restrooms, concessions and greenspace. For more information check out the Elizabeth Porter Park page.

Coming Soon.... Kirby Park

A new park facility is set to be built in the Frasier and Manget area of Marietta. It will be called Kirby Park, in honor of Joe Kirby. Phase 1 of this forested neighborhood park will include a soft surface walking trail, bocce court, covered bridge, and overlook of the stream that dissects the property. For more information check out the Kirby Park page