PARKS ACTIVITIES, FACILITIES ...
Lake Houston Wilderness Park will be closed through Oct 17th, 2019 to repair damage caused by Tropical Storm Imelda. The park will reopen on Friday October 18, 2019 once repairs have been completed.
Memorial Park Golf Course is currently closed for renovations. The Memorial Park driving range, pro shop, putting green and Beck’s Prime are open and will remain open during most stages of construction (Memorial Park Golf Course / Houston Open FAQs). While Memorial Park Golf Course is closed for renovations, we invite you to visit one of the following four municipal golf courses:
- Hermann Park Golf Course (2155 MacGregor Way, Houston TX 77030)
- Sharpstown Park Golf Course (6600 Harbor Town Drive, Houston, TX 77036)
- Gus Wortham Park Golf Course (7000 Capitol Street, Houston, TX 77011)
- Melrose Park Golf Course - Par 3 course – (401 East Canino Road, Houston TX 77076)
These golf courses are conveniently located on the west, central, east and north sides of Houston.
2019 HOUSTON OPEN
For more information on the 2019 Houston Open and to buy tickets click here! (https://houstonopengolf.com/tickets)
MEMORIAL PARK PARKING
For information on parking including the location of free parking spaces at Memorial Park, please visit the Conservancy website by clicking here. You may also contact the Conservancy directly at email@example.com.
Health & Fitness
City of Houston Fitness Czar Samir Becic is working to "make sure this country is one of the healthiest countries in the world. (Video)
Lake Houston Wilderness Park
Bethel Church Historic Site
Revisions and Updates Impacting Sports Fields Permit Services
SAVE THE DATE – Friday, Oct 25, 2019
Your invited to join the Houston Parks and Recreation Department for the 6th Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Fair at Emancipation Park 3018 Emancipation Avenue. This free event will be filled with speakers, exhibitors, dancing & fitness demos, and a fashion show. The event runs from 11:00 am– 2:00 pm. (pdf)
CLOSED OR UNDER REPAIR / CONSTRUCTION
ROUTINE MAINTENAINCE / REPAIR AND IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS
Brays Bayou Trail, between Scott Street & Tierwester Pedestrian Bridge - Nov 2015 - Until Further Notice
Brock Park Golf Course - June 7, 2016 -– Until Further Notice
Cottage Grove Park – October 8, 2019 – October 25, 2019
Glass recycling containers have been removed from H.P.A.R.D. parks:
Heights and White Oak Bayou Trails - February 27 – Until Further Notice
Keegan’s Bayou Trail - September 2016 - Until Further Notice
Kendall Community Center – September 2017 – Until Further Notice
Memorial Park Green Trail - January 29, 2016 - Until Further Notice
Portions of Milby Park – August 7, 2017 – Until Further Notice
Proctor Plaza Park Ballfield and Tennis Court Lights – January 16, 2019 – Until Further Notice
Rosewood Park – April 4, 2019 – Until Further Notice
Sagemont Community Center Gymnasium - October 30, 2017 - Until Further Notice