Welcome to the Hernando County
Parks and Recreation Department
located on the West Coast of Florida, Hernando County is bordered
on the west by the Gulf of Mexico and the Withlacoochee River on
the east. 35 miles north of Tampa, it is easily reached by the Suncoast
The Hernando County Parks &
Recreation Department is dedicated to providing a quality park system and
leisure activities for all our citizens. We strive to offer residents and
visitors opportunities for recreation and improvement of physical and mental
well-being, through programs and services that enhance their quality of
Our primary goal is to provide safe, clean and functional parks and recreation
facilities, and to assist in the planning and development of new and improved
facilities to meet the continued growth within the county.
We are committed to fulfilling our mission through visionary leadership,
individual dedication, and the responsible use of available resources.
Parking and Ramp Passes
Order forms are on
- News & Notices
Little Rock Cannery
Posted December 5, 2013
The Little Rock Cannery is open for your canning needs once again. Visit our main website for information on what's happening at the cannery. For appointments, call us at 352-799-4226 or 352-754-4031.
10th Annual Father Daughter Dance Fri. & Sat. - February 7 & 8
Posted December 3, 2013
Tickets go on sale Tuesday, January 7 - 8 a.m. $15. per person - we sell 400 tickets per evening and when we are out, no more will be sold! We sell NO tickets at the door. Music, Snacks & Drinks.
Make wonderful memories with your daughter(s). Some dads come both evenings with different daughters. Some daughters come both evenings with different “dads”. Substitute dads are welcome: bring a grandfather, uncle, friend, older brother. Participate in just a few dances or enjoy them all. Three hours of special moments she will remember forever. All ages welcome.
Thank you to our Father Daughter Dance SPONSORS!
Posted December 3, 2013
Harold's Auto, Frank Miller C/M/A, Wexler Orthodontics, CTS/Complete Technology Solutions, AME International, Dave's Mobile Auto Detail, Brooksville Dental Associates, Whiting Insurance, Natures Dynamics, Legomatic Construction, Walgreens, Wal-Mart, Publix Super Markets, Gator Printing, Pepsi Company, Chick Fil A, Hungry Howie's.
Christmas Cards on the Lawn
Posted November 21, 2013
Help us decorate downtown with well wishes of the Christmas Season. Businesses, Churches, Non-Profits and all are welcome to join us in placing a card on the lawn. Registration is required. Please see the registration form for details of the card. Call 754-4031 for further information.
you know you can rent certain Park Fields and Park Facilities?
To learn more about
how you can rent and what the terms are, visit our: Facilities
PARKS ARE ADA HANDICAPPED ACCESSIBLE
NO ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES PERMITTED
NO PETS ( EXCEPT SERVICE ANIMALS ) ARE PERMITTED IN COUNTY PARKS
(EXCEPT FOR THOSE AREAS SPECIFICALLY DESIGNATED FOR DOGS)