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The mission of the Department of Parks and Recreation is to preserve our parks and open spaces and provide essential recreational programs and cultural services in a safe, professional and friendly manner.
The Racine Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Services Department has parks totaling over 1,100 plus acres. Five community centers and many other facilities are available providing a wide variety of recreational opportunities.
Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services Department
City Hall Annex Building:
800 Center Street, Room 127
Racine, WI 53403
Office Hours 8:00 a.m. to 4:55 p.m. (Open Lunch Hour)
Monday - Friday
262-636-9131 - PHONE
262-636-9277 - FAX
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Payment Information The Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department accepts Master Card and Visa Card, cash and checks for all registrations, and programs payments. WPRA Ticket's may only be purchased with Master Card and Visa Card or a cash payment.
Activities & Sports Hotline Dial 637-7678 for softball, volleyball and basketball cancellations. This is a twenty-four hour service with recorded information.
City of Racine, Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department
You're invited to join City of Racine Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services for a fun-filled afternoon with family, friends, food and bowling!
All proceeds benefit PRCS youth programs.
When: March 15, 2020
Time: 12:00 p.m.
Where: Castle Lanes, 5615 Castle Court, Racine
Cost: $20 per person includes 3 games of bowling, shoes, and an event t-shirt.
To Register: Bowling Fundraiser Registration Form
Registration deadline: February 28, 2020
Interested in promoting your business? Consider becoming a sponsor for our event. Our sponsors are what makes this a success!
Bowling Fundraiser Sponsorship Form
Free family fun! All movies start at dusk (approximately 8:30 p.m.). Games and activities will be available prior to the showing. Please bring your own blankets, lawn chairs, insect repellent, snacks and soft drinks. Pets are not allowed.
***Dates are tentative and subject to change.
Children throughout Racine carry on this annual Independence Day celebration by building small floats and decorating bikes, wagons, scooters...and themselves...to march through the city's area parks and neighborhoods. The parades are open to all families who wish to participate.
Tentative 2020 Parade Schedule:
Parades start at 6:30 p.m. on TBD
Pershing Skate Park
For results and photos of the competition: F/X Games Album
Tickets from area attractions arrive in May and will be sold through August. WPRA tickets are valid for the dates listed for each attraction, many of which extend through December! Tickets will be available while quantities last.
Purchase tickets Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 4:45 p.m. (except holidays) at the PRCS office. We accept cash, MasterCard and Visa for payment on ticket purchases. All ticket purchases are final; we are unable to provide refunds or replace lost or stolen tickets.
A Children's free event loaded with fun! Activities include children's costume contest, pumpkin carving contest, children's games & crafts, music, and refreshments. Pets are not allowed.
Juneteenth represents the joy of freedom – the chance for a new beginning!
All Activities are free. Food, drink, and vendor merchandise is available for purchase.
Date: TBD 2020 Time: 9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Where: Dr. John Bryant Community Center 601 Caron Butler Drive Racine
Juneteeth Day page for more information.
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