Programs & Activities

Caddo Parish Parks & Recreation is joining parks and recreation departments from across the country are issuing a challenge: let's turn Black Friday...GREEN! There's never been a better year to head to the park instead of a busy parking lot, and spend TIME, not money. Learn more and join us by clicking here. Let us know how your family will turn Friday, November 27 GREEN!

COVID-19 UPDATE (November 3, 2020)

The Caddo Parish Parks and Recreation Department has been carefully monitoring the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and are taking recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Office of the Governor of Louisiana to do our part in stopping the spread of the virus.
For the safety of our visitors and staff, some programming, including field trips, birthday parties, and outreaches have been suspended until further notice. 

Caddo Parish Parks and Recreation Department sponsors and hosts a wide variety of recreation programming year round to meet the needs of all citizens.

Public Programs & Events

Check the Programs & Activities Guide to see all upcoming programs.

Annual Festivals and Special Events

  • Owl Night-Saturday nearest Valentine’s Day, Walter B Jacobs Memorial Nature Park
  • Fairy Houses & Gnome Homes, early April, Walter B.Jacobs Memorial Nature Park
  • Get Hooked on Fishing-1st Saturday in June, Earl G Williams Park
  • Bugs, Bats, & Bones-Saturday before Halloween, Walter B Jacobs Memorial Nature Park
  • Art in the Park-1st Saturday in November, Walter B Jacobs Memorial Nature Park
  • Christmas on the Caddo-1st Saturday in December, Earl G Williams Park
  • Christmas Giving at the Nursing Homes throughout the month of December.