Augusta Recreation and Parks Department 



To offer exceptional customer service through a culture of continuous improvement, innovation and sustainability.


To make Augusta a nationally recognized leader in Parks and Recreation experiences.


  • Customer Service
  • Health & Wellness
  • Social Equality
  • Sustainability
  • Continuous Improvement

ABOUT US … Where the Best is our Standard

Augusta Recreation and Parks operates public park & recreation facilities throughout Richmond County. Recently recognized as the Georgia Recreation and Parks Association District 1 Agency of the Year for 2016, we are proud of our system’s inter-related elements: our park land, our recreation and community facilities, recreation programs and our administrative/planning/development services.

We maintain over 60 park sites and 1,500 acres of parkland that features a wide variety of quality facilities with family oriented leisure activities for all ages and population groups.


Recreation Master Plan - For more information on the Recreation and Parks Master Plan, please visit

Observed Holidays
County Offices & Community Centers will be closed

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Monday, January 15, 2018
Independence Day
Wednesday, July 4, 2018
Good Friday
Friday, March 30, 2018
Memorial Day
Monday, May 28, 2018
Veterans Day
Monday, November 11, 2018
Thanksgiving Holidays
November 22 & 23, 2018
Labor Day
Monday, September 3, 2018
Christmas Holidays
December 24 & 25, 2018