Parks, recreation, and activities
Visit Portland Parks & Recreation to find a park, natural area, or community center, and to sign up for a class or activity.
Services and Resources
News and Notices
Call for Proposals: Space Use Grants Available for Musicians
Individual musicians, groups, organizations and clubs are encouraged to apply for free or discounted use of Portland Parks & Recreation’s venerable Community Music Center (CMC) for rehearsal, practice and/or performance.
Help Protect Portland’s Ash Trees and Watch for Emerald Ash Borer
This page provides information about the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) and Portland Parks & Recreation's EAB Management Plan.
Construction and Maintenance
Strategic and Planning Projects
Marquam Nature Park Volunteer Planting Event
Join PP&R and the Friends of Marquam to help restore Marquam Nature Park.
Columbia Slough Watershed Council and PP&R planting event at Columbia Children's Arboretum
Join Portland Parks & Recreation and Columbia Slough Watershed Council to plant native flowers, ferns, and shrubs this beautiful (and newly renovated) park!
Friends of Trees and PP&R plant care event at Columbia Slough Natural Area
Join Portland Parks & Recreation and Friends of Trees to mulch recently planted shrubs, wildflowers, and trees at this natural area!