Recreation & Cultural Arts


The City of Pembroke Pines Recreation and Cultural Arts Department is dedicated to providing a comprehensive program that includes all phases of leisure and recreation services. Our purpose is to provide a wide variety of activities and facilities to accommodate the leisure pursuits of our residents, while improving the quality of life in Pembroke Pines.

To view the Parks Master Plan Workshop presentation click here

Student Volunteers

If you are looking for Summer volunteer service hours and gain work experience for the summer look no further! Volunteers will provide assistance to our summer camp staff and aid in the implementation of recreational activities. If you are interested, please contact the City of Pembroke Pines at 954-392-2125 or Email Susana Villegas  ** The application process for Summer Student Volunteers is now closed.    

The City of Pembroke Pines Recreation & Cultural Arts Department is excited to announce that Spring Valley Park and William B. Armstrong Dream Park will start renovations soon.  The improvements will include, a Passive Park, Fitness Trails, Playgrounds, Walking Paths, and shaded areas on one side of the park. Closer to the lake, will be a brand new Recreation Center for parties, weddings etc.    


Armstrong Renderings Recreation Center
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Playground Repairs

  • Maxwell Park Playground expected to re-open late 2023
  • Alhambra Playgrounds are closed
  • Chapel Trail Park swings closed
  • Towngate Park Playground is NOW OPEN

Civic Rec is Here!

We are excited to announce our new software registration system, CivicRec, is now available at many of our Pembroke Pines Recreation and Cultural Arts facilities! Our project team has been working for several months on the launch of this new registration system with the goal to better and more efficiently serve you, our customers. We ask that you follow the few easy steps below to create your account and start enjoying this great new software: 
To create/access your new online account, we ask that you do the following:

  • Log on to CIVIC REC, click Log In/Create Account in the upper left corner, and select account preferences. 
  • Build, customize, and add all family members to your account.
  • Register for your next Recreation and Cultural program, activity or event.

If you have any trouble accessing your account or have questions regarding registration, please contact our Recreation office for assistance: