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COVID-19 Information(480) 503-6200 |
Monday - Thursday: 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM | Friday: Closed
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Recreation Centers & Classes

Explore a variety of recreational classes and activities for people of all ages.  


Discover over 600 acres of open space, 37 park ramadas, and 2 riparian areas for your recreation enjoyment.

Youth & Adult

Learn more about adult and youth sports leagues and sign up today!

Special Events 

Gilbert offers a wide variety of special events. Check them out here

Gilbert Parks and Recreation Department commits to provide superior parks, recreation and cultural programs, which exceed customer expectations, enhance the quality of life, and promote lifelong leisure and educational pursuits. These services are provided by a dedicated team, focused on fairness, trust, innovation, with a commitment to excellence.


Earth & Arbor Day Celebration

Make a positive impact on the world around us! Join us for our EARTH & ARBOR DAY CELEBRATION to explore solutions about everyday environmental issues and how you can help promote a clean, healthy and sustainable planet.

FREE Family Activities Include:
    Face painting
    Recycling themed crafts
    Recycling inspired games & activities
    Upcycled, Recycled and Repurposed DIY ideas
    Hands-on tree planting ceremony
    Live animal exhibit
FREE Earth Day Giveaways
    Learn about environmental programs offered in YOUR Town!
    Receive conservation information from various Town of Gilbert Departments and other local area agencies
FREE Plastic Grocery Bag Recycling
    Bring in your plastic grocery bags and we’ll reuse them as mutt mitts in our Parks!

APRIL 20th from 10AM-12PM
This is a FREE event, so bring along a few friends!
No registration necessary
For more information, contact McQueen Park Activity Center at (480) 503-6294

 Earth Day back drop  Tree planting

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