Provide passive and active recreational opportunities for all citizens.
Preserve and conserve Weatherford's natural areas, greenbelts and open space for the enjoyment and environmental education of current and future citizens.
Pursue regional park and recreation opportunities.
Cooperate with other external entities within Parker County, to provide cost‐effective services and optimize benefits to citizens.
Use public input, senior citizen groups and stakeholders to identify the indoor
recreation and aquatic needs of the community.
Our Mission Statement
The Weatherford Parks, Recreation and Special Events Department is committed to enriching the quality of life through exceptional programs, parks and facilities while preserving the community’s natural environment for the enjoyment of current and future citizens.
Services We Provide
Adult athletic leagues
Special events and activities
Operation of Cherry Park Pool
Schedule rentals of three community buildings, six park pavilions and five ballfields
Operation and maintenance of Chandor Gardens
Coordinate First Monday Trade Days
Maintenance 856 acres of parkland, including 13 parks
Maintenance of all city grounds and facilities
You may browse specific offerings and information by using the links on the left side of the page. If you are unable to find the information you need, please call 817-598-4124.
Parks and Recreation Advisory Board
The Parks and Recreation Board advises the City Council in matters pertaining to the Parks and Recreation Department. This includes recommending fees and charges for recreation facilities, programs and park development; establishing Park and Recreation policies and procedures; receiving suggestions and feedback from citizens relating to Parks and Recreation; recommending development or expansion of parks, facilities and programs; recommending rules, regulations and guidelines
governing the use of parks.
Park Board Information
If you are interested in becoming a Parks and Recreation Board member, please contact the City Secretary office at 817-598-4202.