Welcome to the website for
the City of New Haven's Department of
Parks, Recreation and Trees.
At the Department of Parks, Recreation and Trees our mission is to create community through people, parks and programs.
We are responsible for the stewardship
of the city's over 2,200 acres of parks,
the tree belt and we offer
a wide variety of programming.
2017 - Spring in the Parks
Friday Flicks in the Parks
Fridays at 8:30 - June 2 through August 18
Bring a Picnic! Movies begin at Sundown
Due to inclement weather this winter, the New Haven Board of Education has extended the yearly attendance schedule. This means all Parks & Recreation Summer Camps will now begin on Tuesday, June 27th as opposed to Monday, June 26th.
Order a free street tree for your home to be planted this spring.