Parks & Recreation

   Bristol Parks and Recreation has switched over to a new system. You will now be able to find classes & schedules from the comfort of home, book them and pay!
   We are also now accepting debit & credit cards as form of payment.
   If you currently have class cards; please see us at the front desk for your new key fob which will enable faster check in! You will receive email alerts when your balance is low on your cards, when a class is cancelled or if a class you're enrolled in has an instructor change.
Please click on the "get our app" button on the right to download it now on your mobile device!


It is the mission of the Bristol Parks and Recreation Department to:
  • Create and protect the recreational uses of open space
  • Create, promote, and implement programs that reflect the recreational and cultural diversity of the community
  • Maintain a beautiful park and playground system
  • Preserve our natural resources


We believe:
  • A well-developed Recreation Department will benefit the entire community
  • All citizens have the right to opportunities to pursue their leisure interests
  • Recreation fosters wellness and fitness
  • Recreation is a life-long activity
  • Recreation is not only sports, but any leisure time activity
  • Recreation relieves stress and develops self-esteem