Welcome to the Hernando County
Parks and Recreation Department
located on the West Coast of Florida, Hernando County is bordered
on the west by the Gulf of Mexico and the Withlacoochee River on
the east. 35 miles north of Tampa, it is easily reached by the Suncoast
The Hernando County Parks &
Recreation Department is dedicated to providing a quality park system and
leisure activities for all our citizens. We strive to offer residents and
visitors opportunities for recreation and improvement of physical and mental
well-being, through programs and services that enhance their quality of
Our primary goal is to provide safe, clean and functional parks and recreation
facilities, and to assist in the planning and development of new and improved
facilities to meet the continued growth within the county.
We are committed to fulfilling our mission through visionary leadership,
individual dedication, and the responsible use of available resources.
Parking and Ramp Passes
Order forms are on
- News & Notices
NEW LOCATION 12th Annual Father Daughter Dance
Posted November 24, 2015
WEEKI WACHEE HIGH SCHOOL!!! Tickets will go on sale TUESDAY, JANUARY 5. Purchase tickets EARLY, this is a very popular community event. Over 700 people attend! ~ ~ ~ ~
Presold tickets ONLY / NO tickets are ever sold at the door. Purchase EARLY. ~ ~ ~ ~
Dress up, come dance & celebrate dad / step-dad / uncle / grandfather... Snacks consist of pizza, hot dogs, chicken nuggets, veggies, fruits, cookies, candies, chips, soda & water (all provided in the cost of the ticket). ~ ~ ~ ~
To purchase tickets we accept
Checks,Cash, Money Orders, Master Card, Visa, Discover.
***BRING CAMERA/cell phone-for great photo opportunities. ~ ~ ~ ~
Three hours of special moments your daughter will remember forever.Participate in just a few dances or enjoy them all. All
ages welcome (babies, teens, adults). AND THE PHOTO BOOTH IS BACK FOR ANOTHER FUN YEAR! For more information call (352) 754-4031.
Christmas Cards on the Lawn
Posted November 3, 2015
The Hernando County Parks and Recreation Department is seeking participants for its Christmas Cards to on the Lawn display at the Hernando County Courthouse from December 1-31, 2015.
Halloween Harvest Festival - 25th Annual
Posted September 23, 2015
Safe family fun for all ages! Friday, October 23 & Saturday, October 24 (6pm-10pm) No parking fee - No entry fee. Pay as you play...hay rides $2.per person/haunted house (NOT recommended for the young) $3.per person/children's games 4 tickets for $1. Most games require one ticket. Wrist bands for games only = $5.00 / all inclusive wrist bands for hay ride, haunted house & games = $10. Pet costume contest Friday-registration begins 6:30pm w/contest starting at 7pm. Costume contest for children ages 0-12 is on Saturday. Registration is 6pm-7pm. Contest begins promptly at 7. Entry fee for contests is $2
We thank our SPONSORS - Halloween Harvest Festival
Posted September 23, 2015
Day Law Office, Spring Hill Glass, Amscot, Dunkin Donuts US 19 & Spring Hill Dr, Wagon Wheel Feed & Hardware, Hernando County Community Anti Drug Coalition, Publix, HYL Spring Hill Dixie Baseball, UPS #4177 Mariner and Northcliffe, Terlep Chiropractic, Benzer Pharmacy, WalMart Distribution, Brooksville Kiwanis, Lowe's of Brooksville, Pepsi, Walgreens of Brooksville, Real News Real Fast, Elegant Events.
you know you can rent certain Park Fields and Park Facilities?
To learn more about
how you can rent and what the terms are, visit our: Facilities
PARKS ARE ADA HANDICAPPED ACCESSIBLE
NO ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES PERMITTED
NO PETS ( EXCEPT SERVICE ANIMALS ) ARE PERMITTED IN COUNTY PARKS
(EXCEPT FOR THOSE AREAS SPECIFICALLY DESIGNATED FOR DOGS)