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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland, Oregon

Welcome to the official web site of the City of Portland, Oregon

General Information: 503-823-4000


1221 SW 4th Avenue, Room 110, Portland, OR 97204

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  • Fall registration at community centers begins at 12:30pm on Tuesday, September 3.

  • Fall/school year registration at community arts centers begins Tuesday, August 20 at 12:30pm!

  • Now enrolling for the 2019–2020 school year.

  • CAMPS FOR KIDS: School break camps available.

  • RENTALS AND PARTY PACKAGES: Perfect for meetings, receptions, parties, and more!

  • YOUTH CLASSES: Sports, art, music, dance, and more!

  • PRESCHOOL FUN: Dance, camps, sports, art, and more!

  • ARTS & CULTURE: Affordable classes plus free cultural events and activities for all!

  • SENIOR RECREATION: Offering trips, hikes, tours, and activities for age 60+.

Register for fall activities at 12:30pm on Tuesday, September 3

Fall/school year registration for Arts & Culture programs at Multnomah Arts Center and Community Music Center begins at 12:30 pm on Tuesday, August 20.

Pick up a fall guide at your local community center or click here to view them online.

Premium Passes

With our Premium Pass, enjoy fitness and swim pool benefits at any of our full-service community centers and pools with one annual fee: East Portland, Mt. Scott, Matt Dishman, Charles Jordan/Columbia Pool, and Southwest Community Center. Also available is an East Portland Premium Pass for our full-service centers east of the Willamette River. Stop by any of the community centers mentioned here and our staff can get you set up with the pass that is most convenient for you!

Premium Pass Annual Fees
Adult Pass $601
Senior Pass $472
Family Pass $967
*Youth and Teen Passes are also available, and in addition, explore our TeenForce Pass, providing fitness and other activities to youth ages 10-20 at our five TeenForce locations.
Eastside Premium Passes
Valid at East Portland | Mt. Scott | Matt Dishman | Charles Jordan | Columbia Pool
Annual Fees
Adult Pass $515
Senior Pass $408
Family Pass $838

All Portland Parks & Recreation outdoor pools are open for the summer season. PP&R's five indoor pools are open and waiting for you year-round! Click here for a list of indoor pools.

Seasonal employment for aquatics, recreation, maintenance, sports, arts, instruction, and park rangers at Portland Parks & Recreation can be found on our Employment and Internships page. We encourage you to apply for positions even if they aren't currently listed in the case an opening becomes available. Learn more.

Our recreation programs need assistance with youth and adult activities such as homework clubs, arts and crafts, sports and fitness, drama and dance, day camps - the list is endless! The staff at each of our program sites can discuss their specific volunteer opportunities with you. Learn more.

Interactive Fountains and Splash Pads

Cool off with Interactive Fountains and Splash Pads in Portland Parks

Sports Programs

Golf, tennis, sports leagues, skateboarding, gymnastics, drop-in sports, classes & camps, sports permits, athletic fields

Rentals and Party Packages

Portland Parks & Recreation Affordable Rental and Party Spaces


Scholarship Applications for Classes and Programs (English and Spanish)

Inclement Weather

Check here for the latest information about schedules and closures

Maintenance Periods and Closures

Annual maintenance periods and facility closures due to safety and repair work


Portland is home to more than 152 miles of completed regional trails laced together, connecting people to each other and to the natural beauty of our city.

Gift Certificates

Gift Certificates - Fitness, Arts & Education