Recreation Services

​Explore the great outdoors or get fit with summer and sports camps for children, family-friendly events, and fun activities for all ages. Many recreational activities such as softball and kickball leagues, and sports tournaments take place in Salem's park system.

For a complete list of available activities and fees, download the latest recreation guide below:

2021 Recreation Guide 3882 KB

​Did you know? 

In 2019... 

  • 6,133 people participated in recreation programs.

  • 42,359 hours were spent using Salem park facilities.

What's Happening
Sep. 06
Labor Day

City offices, Center 50+, and the Salem Public Library will be closed for the holiday observance.

Nov. 11
Veteran's Day - Some City offices closed for holiday observance

City offices, Center 50+, and the Salem Public Library will be closed for the holiday observance.

Nov. 25
Thanksgiving - Some City offices closed for holiday observance

City offices, Center 50+, and the Salem Public Library will be closed for the holiday observance.

Nov. 26
Thanksgiving - Some City offices closed for holiday observance

City offices, Center 50+, and the Salem Public Library will be closed for the holiday observance.

Dec. 24
Christmas Eve - Some City offices closed for holiday observance.

City offices, Center 50+, and the Salem Public Library will be closed for the holiday observance.

Contact us

Parks and Recreation
Monday–Friday
8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
555 Liberty ST SE RM 325
Salem OR 97301
Phone: