Parks & Recreation

Activities, News & Events

July is Parks & Recreation Month

South Ponte Vedra Beach Park and Parking Lot Closure – The South Ponte Vedra Beach Park and parking lot, 2993 South Ponte Vedra Blvd., will be closed from Monday, July 27 through Thursday, September 3, 2015 for park upgrades. Park Closure

Parks and Recreation hosting Meeting for Adult Softball Team Managers –Team sign ups for the Fall Softball league, July 30 at the Treaty Park Pavilion, 1595 Wildwood Dr. Softball Team Sign Ups

St. Johns County Parks and Recreation E-newsletter – The St. Johns County Parks and Recreation e-newsletter helps residents and visitors stay connected to parks and remain updated on local recreational activities and events. The monthly newsletter delivers timely and informative stories directly to subscriber email inboxes regarding St. Johns County parks and park amenities, recreational facilities and programming, youth and adult athletics, and special events. In addition, detailed information regarding park descriptions and locations, beach access points, and unique recreational opportunities allows subscribers to further discover St. Johns County and enjoy a quality of life that is second to none. Please complete the signup form to register for the e-newsletter. For additional information, please call 904.209.0346.

St. Augustine Amateur Annual Golf Tournament Call for Volunteers – October 16 - 18, at the St. Johns Golf Club in Elkton, FL. Volunteers needed for a variety of key positions. Call for Volunteers

Free Hastings Youth Soccer Clinics – St. Johns County is offering free four-week instructional soccer clinics in Hastings to teach fundamentals of the sport including basic skills, sportsmanship, and team building. Clinics will be held from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. every Saturday from July 18 through August 8 at the Walter E. Harris Community Center, 400 E. Harris Street. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. each Saturday, and physicals are not required to sign up. The clinics are open to youth between the ages of 4 and 15, and a parent or guardian must be present to register their child. Each participant is asked to wear comfortable athletic wear and tennis shoes. For additional information please call 904.209.0333. Flyer

Beach Access Updates Get access updates with our automated information line (904) 209-0331, Reach the Beach Mobile Website or on Twitter & Facebook

Need a venue for your special event? St. Johns County has beachfront and park pavilions suitable for everything from weddings to family reunions. Make your reservation today!

Been to a Park Lately? St. Johns County residents and visitors are fortunate to have a number of beautiful parks available for a wide variety of uses. Explore nature and history, relax, surf, and swim, play sports, fish, bring the children to a playscape, skateboard... even the dogs have their own parks! Find out more about all you can do at St. Johns County Parks.

Our Commitment

The St. Johns County Parks and Recreation Department is committed to a thriving local park system, the opportunity for our residents and visitors to enjoy healthy, active lifestyles, and the preservation of the natural beauty of our environment. Explore the many ways Parks and Recreation is making our communities happier and healthier by providing a place where it all comes together – a sense of community, an appreciation of history, and a respect for nature.


For more information about the St. Johns County Parks and Recreation Department, please contact our main office, 2175 Mizell Road, St. Augustine, FL 32080, (904) 209-0333.

SJC Parks and Recreation – Where everybody plays