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Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide safe, clean parks and facilities for citizens and visitors to experience leisure, recreation, and educational opportunities.


Polk County Parks & Recreation provides the community with safe, fun, and low-cost or free recreation and events throughout the year. We produce over 30 special events every year at various parks and venues, and operate a camp during the summer. We rely on the support of volunteers to continue providing the community with these recreational opportunities. For questions or more information, please call (863) 534-6911.


Average Review 10 reviews

Would you recommend Polk County Parks & Recreation?

by Amanda T. (February 13, 2021)
I believe it’s important for physical activity & I love to meet new people & be helpful!
by Kylee E. from FL (September 24, 2019)
My friends and I would love to help out the community :)
by princess L. from lake alfred, FL (November 23, 2016)
Today, I volunteer at Eloise Resource center with the Thanksgiving Outreach. We have pack desert and put them in boxes.
by Marianellie R. (September 21, 2016)
i have heard this organization is great to do community service and help out so Ill recommend this organization to other friends.
by Alexandra T. (July 5, 2016)
Very, very, organized system and provides great community service opportunities.