Let us be the first to say Happy Valentines Day! In honor of the month of February, we are running a "Love Your Parks" campaign to encourage you to opt outside and enjoy one of Mesa's 204 parks. From trails to playgrounds to splash pads, there's so much to do and enjoy. Share the love by snapping a photo at a Mesa Park and use the hashtag #loveyourparks on social media. View a list of Mesa Parks
Need A Summer Job?
The City of Mesa Parks, Recreation and Community Facilities Department is currently hiring for seasonal positions for Aquatics and Recreation.

Positions include Pool Manager, Aquatics Head Coach, Assistant Pool Manager, Lifeguard, Recreation Assistant, Recreation Aide and Recreation Trainee.
Mesa Tennis Center Activities
Valentine’s Mixed Doubles Adult Tennis Tournament:
  • Friday February 15th 6pm-9pm (register by February 8th)

New Tennis Instructional Clinics Starting Soon for Juniors and Adults!
  • February Session: Starts the week of February 4th! 
  • March Session: Starts the week of March 4th!

Junior Tennis Non Elimination Tournaments:
  • Saturday February 2nd 9am-11am (register by February 1st) 
  • Saturday March 16th 9am-11am (register by March 15th)
MLB's Pitch, Hit & Run
Jr. Home Run Derby
City of Mesa Youth Sports and the Oakland Athletics will be hosting Pitch, Hit and Run and the Jr. Home Run Derby, Feb. 19, at Hohokam Stadium, 1235 N. Center St. The event is free and open to boys and girls ages 7 to 14. A’s players will be at the event.

New this year:  All participants will receive a free ticket to the A’s vs. Chicago White Sox game at Hohokam Stadium Saturday, Feb. 23. All overall winners receive two free tickets to that game and get to go down on the field before the game where their names will be announced.

Capacity: 100 participants
After School Program
Eagles Community Center
Kids grades K-6th will have a blast exercising, learning and having fun at this after school program at Eagles Community Center.

Dates: Now through May 23rd

Hours: 2:30-6:00pm: M,T,TH, F
1:30-6:00pm: W

Cost: $30.00 Resident
$36.00 Non-Resident

Location: Eagles Community Center
828 E. Broadway Rd., Mesa, AZ 85204
Spring Youth Sports
Get a Kick out of Youth Sports. Get Healthy! Get Strong! Get Registered!  

Spring Sports Offered:
Play Ball Multi-Sport
Free Pre-K Smart Start Sports
Track and Field
Kids ages 3-5 get a fun introduction to the world of track and field with the help of sport specific activities and motor skill drills. This activity involves parent/guardian participation as they help their child in this fun learning experience.
All sports equipment is provided. This event is free.

February 13, 2019
Eagles Community Center
828 E. Broadway Rd.
Get In The Game
Adult Sports
Want a way to keep active while having a blast with friends? The City of Mesa offers adult recreational and competitive women's, men's, and coed leagues on a variety of nights. Registration is coming up for the following:

Registration: February 13 - February 27
Season starts: March 5, 2019
Type of League: Men (CoRec Teams Welcome)
Cost: $496 per team

Registration: February 13 - February 27
Season starts: March 8, 2019
Type of League: CoRec (18+)
Cost: $315 per team
Adventures With Park Rangers
Kids and their families will love interacting with our Park Rangers with nature appreciation activities and crafts. This event will focus on “Home Sweet Home." We will be looking at animals and historical people that lived in the area with some light fort construction and digging at the playground.This event is free.

February 16, 2019
Park of The Canals
1710 N. Horne, Mesa, Arizona 85203
Hug A Tree
Stop by   Pioneer Park Riverview Park   or   Red Mountain Park   and  HUG A TREE There will be signs posted on various trees throughout these parks inspiring you share some love. Snap a photo of you or someone you know hugging the trees and use the hashtag #hugatree.   Your photos may be featured on our social media channels!  
City of Mesa
Parks, Recreation and Community Facilities
200 South Center, Building 1, Mesa, Arizona 85210
480-644-(PLAY) 7529