1. News Flash_Fall-Winter 2021-22 AG

    See Fall/Winter Activities and Register Now!

    Join Santa Rosa Recreation & Parks and find opportunities for fitness, social enrichment, learning, and more, always with COVID-safety in mind. Additional Info...
  2. NF_HolidaysRP

    Celebrate the Holidays with Recreation & Parks

    Holiday traditions return to Santa Rosa with COVID-19 precautions in place. Host a party, ride Rosie the Trolley, visit the Handmade Holiday Crafts Fair, sign up for winter camps, and more! Read on...
  3. News Flash_HAH Drive-thru

    Halloween at Howarth, Sat., Oct. 23 - Drive-thru Due to Rain

    The Halloween at Howarth event scheduled for Sat., Oct. 23 at Howarth Park will be a drive-by event due to forecasted rain. Read on...
  4. NF_Roseland Creek Community Park Master Plan

    City Council Approves Master Plan for Roseland Creek Community Park

    The approval is a major milestone for Santa Rosa and especially the Roseland community as it marked the conclusion of more than a decade of community engagement and public input to shape and develop the plans for this park. Read on...
  5. NF_AquaticsPrograms

    Your City Pools, a Haven Amid the Pandemic

    From swim lessons to lap swimming, water exercise and water polo, see how your City pools have provided a refuge for health and wellness during the pandemic. Read on...
  6. News Flash_Lake Ralphine Closed

    Refilling of Lake Ralphine Suspended to Preserve Water, Some Recreational Use Impacted

    The refilling of Lake Ralphine at Howarth Park, which would typically happen this time of year, has been suspended to preserve water amid severe drought conditions. Read on...
  7. BV Golf Course_NF

    City Exploring Options for Bennett Valley Golf Course Property in Advance of 2022 Operator Contract

    Future options for the City-owned golf course could include no changes, potential redevelopment of portions of the property, among others Read on...
  8. Event at Howarth Park

    Permits Resume for Activities and Events in City Parks

    Santa Rosa Recreation & Parks has resumed accepting applications for park permits allowing for hosted events in City parks. Read on...
  9. Kids Swimming Underwater

    Swim Lesson Scholarships Available

    Scholarships for qualifying families are available now to help with the cost of swim lessons this summer. Read on...
  10. NF_SchoolofRec

    ‘School of Rec’ Program Concludes, 180 Families Served

    Distance learning camp and care program met an emergent, critical need during the pandemic. Read on...
  11. Browse the Summer Activity Guide. Registration begins May 6th.

    See Summer Activities and Register

    Join Santa Rosa Recreation & Parks for swim lessons, summer camps, fitness and sports activities, art classes, and much, much more! Additional Info...
  12. News Flash_MyParkMyWhy

    National Park Trust #MyParkMyWhy

    Join us and the National Park Trust in their #MyParkMyWhy campaign – an initiative that highlights the importance of parks and outdoor spaces in our daily lives and why they are special. Read on...
  13. Men playing softball

    Summer Adult Softball Returns!

    Softball team registration is now open through May 1, 2021. Read on...
  14. Mom swimming with child

    Register Now for 20+ New Recreation Programs for Spring 2021

    Registration is underway now for swimming lessons, lifeguard training programs, spring camps, and classes and workshops for kids and adults! Read on...
  15. News Flash_Leprechaun Treasure Hunt

    Leprechaun Treasure Hunt

    Beginning 2/27, and lasting throughout the month of March, hunt for leprechauns hidden throughout our City parks and win a prize! Read on...
  16. News Flash_Dean Hamlin Retirement

    A Standing Ovation For Parks Crew Supervisor Dean Hamlin

    Parks Crew Supervisor Dean Hamlin is retiring after 31 years of service to our parks and to our Santa Rosa community! Read on...
  17. NF_Colgan Creek Park Survey

    Colgan Creek Park Survey

    The City is seeking community input as to the preferred play structure design option for Colgan Creek Neighborhood Park. Survey is open until Jan. 17, 2021. Read on...