Parks and Recreation
Marietta Parks and Recreation maintains all city parks with a variety of amenities, including the iconic Glover Park on the Marietta Square. The department plans athletic leagues and special events throughout the year and maintains recreation centers.
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WHAT'S NEW AND UPCOMING!!!!!
Are you looking for a safe, fun and awesome environment to send your kids while school is out? Look no further. Registration will soon be open for all seven (7), that's right 7, weeks of summer camp. Camp will begin Monday, June 6 and conclude on July 22. Each week will have a different theme, field trip and swimming experience. For camp pricing, registration and general information please visit the camp and program page. Remember that space is limited. We will see you at camp!
Join us on Saturday, July 9, 2016 for another "Movie in the Park" to help us celebrate "July is Parks and Recreation Month". We will be showing "Shaun the Sheep" at Custer Park. Activities begin at 7:00 pm, while the movie will begin after sunset. Bring the family out for a great time outside, enjoying great company, food and movie. For more information please check the Movie in the Park page. We will see you at the movie!
The schedule for the 2016 Glover Park Concert Series has been announced. These wonderful concerts take place the last Friday of each month beginning in April and going through September. Concerts are free to attend, but a few tables are available for purchase if you want to have a seat near the stage for you and your friends. For more information, including lineup, table reservations and other general concert information, please visit the Glover Park Concert page. We will see you at the concert!
Come out and have fun with your friend and co-workers. Registration is now open for men's adult basketball, and co-ed adult volleyball leagues. For league information and online registration please visit the adult athletics page. We will see you on the court!
The Custer Parks Sports and Fitness Center is now open for regular business hours: Monday - Friday: 6:00 am - 9:00 pm, Saturday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm, and Sunday: 1:00 pm - 5:00 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.
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.