The City of Worcester offers recreation and cultural activities for all ages including youth athletic programs, tournaments, parks programs, concerts and other special events in neighborhood parks across the City.
To learn more about recreation programs, register for activities or make online reservations for Park Permits or Field Permits, please visit our Online Registration Portal.
For online registration support or assistance, please call or email the Parks Division at 508-799-1190 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Hours of operation are 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday (closed weekends & Holidays). Emails will be answered during normal business hours.
The City's only public disc-golf course was opened in 2009 in Elm Park's Newton Hill section. The course is a full 18 hole, par 58 course that has players travel up and down the hill, enjoying a fun and free round of excitement. The course is maintained by local players and volunteers, and parking as available in the Doherty High School parking lot.
Recreation Worcester is a free year-round out-of-school time program run by the City of Worcester. Through these after-school programs, students will have the opportunity to engage with program staff and community partners and take part in enriching, athletic, artistic and academic programming. By enhancing these community partnerships through programming, Recreation Worcester aims to develop long-term between youth and community leaders through mentorship.
This 8-week ski and snowboard program is available to students (8 years and older), siblings and parents/guardians, as well as friends and other family members. Children must be enrolled in grade 3 or higher to purchase the 8 week lift badge and participate in the lesson program. Discounted season passes are also available. Skiing takes place on Sundays from 4:30 - 8:30 p.m. starting on January 5, 2020.