About Us

The Owensboro Parks and Recreation Department is committed to improving the quality of life for all Owensboro residents by providing a wide variety of leisure activities, special events, facilities, and services that encourage health, fitness, relaxation, enjoyment, and learning, as well as providing opportunities for community involvement and appreciation and care of the natural environment and the provision of open space and parks.

Owensboro Parks and Recreation Administrative Center
1530 McJohnson Avenue, Owensboro, KY 42303
Office Hours: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday – Friday
Phone: 270-687-8700
Fax: 270-687-8708
Cancellation Line: 270-687-0000


  1. Annual Budget
  2. Capital Improvement Program
  3. Employment Opportunities
  4. Facilities – Phone Numbers and Address
  5. Parks and Recreation Master Plan
  6. Kentucky’s #1 Sportstown
  7. Scholarship Application
  8. Scholarship Statement
  9. Refund Policy
  10. Accessibility-Reasonable Accommodations Policy
  11. Privacy Statement