Inclement Weather Notice
All OPARD Recreation programs are cancelled for Wednesday, February 13. We apologize for the inconvenience. You can register for seasonal classes and programs at ExperienceIt! Online (any hour/any day), via phone at 360.753.8380, or in person at The Olympia Center (222 Columbia St NW, Olympia. WA 98501) Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-7:30 p.m. and Saturday 9 am-4 p.m.
Online: Submit a request
Walk-In: The Olympia Center
222 Columbia St NW
Olympia, WA 98501
Parks & Trails
Find a place to play! The City of Olympia has over 900 acres of park land that consist of neighborhood, community, and open space parks, as well as recreational facilities. Each park has something unique to offer and a variety of amenities to meet your needs.
• Go to our Parks & Trails page
Recreation & Sports
We offer over 100 unique classes & programs, camps for children of all ages, and a wide variety of sports leagues. Whether you're looking for new skills, adventure, athletic competition, or just plain fun, we've got something for everyone.
• Go to our Recreation page
Planning an event? We offer affordable rental of a wide variety of facilities including:
• The Olympia Center
• Harbor House at Percival Landing
• Park Shelters
Olympia has an amazing public art collection of over 100 permanent pieces! We also have unique, recurring temporary art installations like the Percival Plinth Project. While it's best to view great art in person, you can take a peek at our entire collection online.
• Go to our Public Art page
Stewardship & Volunteering
Love your parks! The Park Stewardship Program connects people with nature through hands-on environmental education experiences, and hosts a variety of volunteer work parties throughout the year to help maintain and enhance Olympia's parks.
• Go to our Park Stewardship page