• Kaleidospoke
  • Did you know viewing and spending time in green spaces lowers cortisol levels and blood pressure.
  • 991,019 fewer overweight and obese youth if they had had at least 25 minutes of physical activity, three times a week.


Family Fun Fest: Around the World
August 15, 2018

Parks and Recreation Commission Meeting
August 16, 2018

August 18, 2018

Bow hunting registration class
August 21, 2018

Bow hunting registration class (second session)
August 21, 2018

Night Flight Glow Golf
August 24, 2018

Stephens Lake Park Amphitheater Concert Series
August 27, 2018

Neighborhood Park Block Party
August 29, 2018

Pooch Plunge
September 4, 2018


  • Lake of the Woods Pool, Little Mates Cove and Douglass Family Aquatic Center are now closed for the summer season.  
  • Albert-Oakland Family Aquatic Center is open on weekends only through Labor Day, Sept. 3.  Check the web page for the schedule.
  • The spraygrounds at Flat Branch, Stephens Lake and Douglass parks are open through Sept. 30. 
  • Visit Your Park Playgrounds Challenge: now through Sept. 3 (Labor Day)

Gentry BuildingColumbia Parks & Recreation
1 South 7th St.
Columbia, Missouri 65201
(573) 874-7460

Program and Facility Cancellation Hotline: (573) 874-7663

For more information, see Contact Us.

Parks and Recreation LogoDisclaimer: Every effort is made to ensure that information provided is timely and correct, however, users should keep in mind that this information is provided only as a public convenience. In any case where legal reliance on information is required, the official records of the City of Columbia, Missouri, should be consulted.