Recreation Programs

Burlington Recreation and Parks provide a diverse range of programs that enhances the well-being of our residents. Besides just being fun, Burlington's parks, programs and services provide opportunities to improve physical and mental health, develop our youth, focus on the environment and make a positive impact on our city. 

Arts & Culture

Take in the arts by attending a stage production, attending an outdoor concert or signing up for classes focusing on acting, dance, or video production. Learn more about arts and culture. Learn more about arts and culture.


Burlington Recreation & Parks offers a variety of sports for youth and adults. The focus of youth sports is to teach fundamentals of the game, develop sportsmanship and teamwork in a fun and safe environment. Adult sports provide participants the ability to enjoy a variety of leagues that offer competitive play in a safe and structured environment. Learn more about athletics.


Burlington Aquatics offers many opportunities for the community to be involved in all types of swimming programs at our various aquatic facilities. There is a program for everyone! Learn more about aquatics.

Outdoor Programs

Burlington Recreation & Parks provides guided and instructional outdoor programs for all ages. From hikes to kayaking, geocaching, environmental education, archery and more, take your next outdoor adventure with us! Learn about current outdoor programs.

Specialized Recreation

Burlington Recreation & Parks offers a variety of recreation opportunities for individuals with disabilities. Programs and activities focus on positive experiences, learning opportunities, and life skill development in a fun, safe and caring environment. Learn more about specialized recreation.

Senior Programs

The Kernodle Senior Center caters to adults 55 and over. Offering a variety of programs from arts and music, health and fitness, to technology classes, support groups, bingo and various workshops and seminars to support learning and healthy aging. Learn more about senior programs.

Youth Programs

From summer day camps, afterschool care, youth sports, teen leadership programs, environmental education and more, Burlington Recreation and Parks provides top-notch programs for children and teens. Learn more about youth programs.