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Posted on: October 13, 2020

Toys for Tots Program 2020

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Apply today!

City of Garland Parks & Recreation is pleased to partner with the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve for the annual Toys for Tots Program at Bradfield Recreation Center.

Apply now! See the details below.


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News - Small Image Parks and Rec
Posted on: December 1, 2020

Get Out & Walk Garland

Walk Garland Virtual Run


WHEN -> Dec. 1 - Jan. 16 (Complete your miles by Feb 28)

DISTANCE -> 75 Miles Total - log your total when you have completed them!

Get Out & Walk, Enjoy, and Experience Garland. This is your race at your pac...

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Posted on: April 20, 2020

Stay & Play Virtual Recreation

Neon-Stay-and-PLAY recreation programs in neon glow

When you cannot come to us, we will come to you! Stay & Play virtual recreation is a way for us to engage with you virtually. While our Recreation Centers may be closed due to COVID-19, the City of Garland Parks, Recreation & Cultural Arts Departm...

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Stay & Play webpage News - Small Image Parks and Rec
Posted on: March 30, 2020

Keeping a Safe Physical Distance in Parks & Trails

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Remember folks, if you must go outside, please follow physical distancing guidelines in our parks and on trails. (link to National Recreation and Parks Association)

Below are a few recommendations to keep safe physical distancing w...

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News - Small Image Parks and Rec
Posted on: July 9, 2020

Garland Unveils New Playground at Central Park

central park playground with slide and two platforms

A new, inclusive and sensory-friendly playground is now open at Garland’s Central Park, 1310 W. Avenue F, in close proximity to the Granger Recreation Center. The new playground is designed for children of all abilities to play...

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News - Small Image Parks and Rec
Posted on: March 24, 2020

Update on the Senior Meal Program

Young person handing senior a meal at their front door

Dallas County has authorized the City of Garland PRCAD to continue serving and delivering meals to currently registered seniors. 

Any new seniors wishing to participate in the meal program, please call Garland Senior Activity Center.  


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Posted on: November 13, 2018

Recreation Centers

Audubon Recreation Center

Garland is home to six recreation centers. Each facility offers a variety of programs and services that are enjoyed by all.

Recreation Center Webpage Link News - Small Image Parks and Rec