Parks, Recreation & Facilities

Marietta Parks and Recreation maintains all city parks with a variety of amenities, including the iconic Glover Park on the Marietta Square. The department offers various programs, athletics and special events throughout the year and also maintains two (2) indoor recreation facilities. 

What's New and Upcoming!

Picnic Pavilion & Field Reservations now made online!

To make a picnic reservation at one of our parks, please click here. (Click on Facilities Tab).

Register now for 2018 Mid-Winter Break Camp

Click Here for the informational flyer.

2018 Daddy Daughter Dance

When: Sunday, February 11, 2018 from 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Theme: "Out of this world"(Wear your best formal/semi-formal attire).
Where: The Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center, 545 Kenneth E. Marcus Way, Marietta, GA 30060
Cost: $30.00 per couple ($5.00 for each additional daughter)
Other info: Registration begins 1/8/2018 and is limited to the first 100 daughters
Click Here to Register for the Daddy Daughter Dance
(Click on the Community Programs tab).
Please Click Here for the event flyer.

Now open at Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center

Children Ages 6 months to 12 years can enjoy supervised child care with games, movies, art activities & more!
Parent/Guardian must call 770-795-5630 in advance to ensure availability!


 Hours of Operation
Monday- Friday: 4pm-8pm
Saturday: 9am-12pm
Sunday: 2pm-5pm

$2.00 per visit, per child(2 hour max)
10 use card, issued per child, can be purchased for $15.00
  Click Here to see the flyer.

Coming Soon.... The Elizabeth Porter Park 

The Elizabeth Porter Recreation Center is now closed to make way for a new park in its place. This park will feature a, playground, picnic pavilions, restrooms, concessions and greenspace. For more information check out the Elizabeth Porter Park page.

Coming Soon.... Kirby Park 

A new park facility is set to be built in the Frasier and Manget area of Marietta. It will be called Kirby Park, in honor of Joe Kirby. Phase 1 of this forested neighborhood park will include a soft surface walking trail, bocce court, covered bridge, and overlook of the stream that dissects the property. For more information check out the Kirby Park page