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Creating a positive and memorable experience in people's lives

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Rock'N Lights and expanded Christmas Towne open through Dec. 30
Drive-through light show features all new displays, a longer light tunnel and the new bigger Christmas Towne out of car experience

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Parks and Recreation National Gold Medal Winner
Round Rock Parks and Recreation Department was award the 2013 National Gold Medal Award for Excellence in Park and Recreation.

The NRPA Gold Medal Award is the highest national honor in the park and recreation industry.


The City of Round Rock Parks and Recreation Department has been awarded accreditation status from the National Recreation and Parks Society (NRPA).



Round Rock has 34 developed parks gracing over 1700 acres and trail corridors. Old Settlers Park is the crown jewel, offering a generous 570 acres of rolling countryside for local events and festivals. Round Rock offers exclusive parks including the Dog Depot Dog Park, the Play for All Abilities Park, Prete Plaza and the Shaylah Dame Skate Park. Download Parks Map (PDF)



The city has two recreation centers.

Athletics and Aquatics
Round Rock provides numerous athletic leagues and programs. The City has three outdoor municipal swimming pools open in the summer and an indoor pool at the Clay Madsen Recreation Center which host special events for children and swim lessons.


Kids' Clubhouse and Camps
The Kids' Clubhouse is an after-school program for children in grades K - 5, which runs through the regular school year and operates Monday - Friday from 2:45 to 6 p.m. Kids' Clubhouse also offers Summer Camps!


Forestry & Brush Recycling Center
Round Rock's Forestry Division manages Round Rock's urban forest with a focus on education, tree planting, tree preservation, tree care and enforcement. In addition, the city's Brush Recycling Center is run through this division. The recycling center offers a service that allows residents to dispose of brush and used Christmas trees to be ground into mulch. The mulch is used in city parks and free mulch is available, free-of-charge, to Round Rock residents.


Rental Facilities
The Round Rock Parks and Recreation Department has several facilities that can be rented for a minimal fee, including the Baca Center banquet room, the Rabb House and Kinningham House.


Mission Statement
People dedicated and empowered to create a positive memorable experience in people's lives. | Parks and Recreation Economic Benefit Analysis (PDF)

301 W. Bagdad St. Ste 250
Round Rock, Texas 78664

Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m Monday through Friday

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