Swim Lesson Registration: Registration for swim lessons at Russell Sims Aquatic Center (2303 Tomblinson Way, Bowling Green, KY) will be held on May 28th - 30th and July 1st - 3rd, with morning registrations from 9:00am to 11:00am and afternoon registrations from 4:00pm to 6:00pm.

Parks & Recreation


Our mission is to offer a comprehensive variety of excellent recreational programs and facilities that promote wellness and enhance quality of life in our diverse community and represent our commitment to a safe and sustainable future.


Our vision is to provide a wide range of park and recreational services that are balanced and inclusive for all residents and visitors. These services will encourage community health through the provision of welcoming parks, facilities, and programs, including athletics, that are clean, safe, and consistent in delivery. Services and facilities will be enhanced through collaboration and investment for a future that connects the community and embraces the City's diversity, both in terms of its residents and its resources.

Customer Service

225 East Third Avenue
Bowling Green, KY 42101

Phone Number

Email Address

Hours (Admin Office)
7:30am - 5:00pm (Monday - Friday)

News & Announcements

2024 Adult Sand Volleyball Registration

2024 Adult Sand Volleyball Registration

May 15, 2024

Bowling Green Parks and Recreation's Spring Sand Volleyball Registration is open online until full or until May 29. Spots will fill up fast. Play is competitive and recreational. For more information, please contact Athletics at 270-393-3624.

2024 Summer Youth Lacrosse-Registration

2024 Summer Youth Lacrosse-Registration

May 10, 2024

Bowling Green Parks & Recreation is accepting registration for Summer Youth Lacrosse until May 31. Registration is online. Elementary-High School Divisions are offered. If you need more information contact 270-393-3624.

2024 Westside Baseball Program Registration

2024 Westside Baseball Program Registration

May 9, 2024

Westside Baseball is back! This is for youth ages 9-13 interested in learning the game of baseball regardless of skill-set. Registration is online or onsite at Pedigo Park, 1341 Normalview Drive.

Members of Silver Sneakers share culture at International Party

Apr 26, 2024

Silver Sneakers recently hosted their second annual International Party celebrating diversity and camaraderie among its members.

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