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City of Tigard


Our Mission
“We exist to provide healthy and diverse recreational opportunities through programs, events, parks, and natural areas, for all ages and abilities, ensuring that the City of Tigard is a desirable place to live and play.”

Movies in the ParkMOVIES IN THE PARK
Kick back and relax. Watch these newly-released movies on our 20-ft screen. Come early to hang out with Tigard Parks & Rec to play games for added fun. All movies start at dusk. Remember to bring blankets, lawn chairs and flashlights. Thank you to our sponsor, Servpro of Tigard/Tualatin.

  • Finding Dory | Dirksen Nature Park | Fri, Aug 11
  • Star Wars: Rogue One | Cook Park | Fri, Aug 18
  • Moana | Metzger Elementary Park | Fri, Aug 25
  • Fantastic Beasts | Cook Park | Fri, Sep 8
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Cook Park | Tue, Aug 15 | 6:30–8:30 p.m.
Radical Revolution is a 6-piece 80's tribute band that plays a wide range of hits from the era. Dance away with Tigard Parks & Rec and enjoy food, friends and fun.

September Family Fest & Fun Run Event

Walk/run through Tigard’s parks and trails. 
Run ends at the Downtown Street Fair on Main Street.
Tigard City Hall | Sat, Sep 9 | Race begins at 10:30 a.m
$5 per person; FREE for Children under 5 years old
Register now

Family Fest line-up of events

Upcoming Classes

Register for these activities here

  • Coding with Kids!
    Coding with Kids is a computer programming academy for grades K-12. These programs advance young coders from the very beginnings all the way to the mastery of computer science and software development.

  • Mad Science
    These scientists have transformed dull lessons into wildly engaging science presentations. With our mind blowing approach to kids science, your children won’t even know that they are learning.

  • Skyhawks Sports Classes
    Our progression of 11 different camps and programs, led by their expert staff, are geared toward youth looking for a sport introduction or those who want to refine and master their sport-specific skills.

  • Soccer Shots
    Soccer Shots is an engaging children's soccer program. This team positively impacts children's lives through coaching, curriculum and communication.

  • Unique Abilities: Fit Camp
    Unique Abilities Camp will consist of exercise games, crafts, and friendship. Snacks will be provided. This camp is designed for teens and adults with special needs.


Tigard Parks & Rec has a scholarship program to provide financial assistance for qualified participants. Scholarships will partially cover the cost of recreation program events or activities. To learn more, please contact us at or 503-718-2591.

Partnerships / Sponsorships / Advertising

Do you have an idea for an event and want Tigard Parks & Rec to be involved? Do you want to be an instructor?  Are you a vendor?  We want to hear from you! Contact Anthony Markey at 503-718-2584.
Special Event Sponsorship
Community and business support allows the city to produce events for the entire community to enjoy. By sponsoring special events your business will be able to maximize exposure to city residents and highlight your value to the community. View details.

Tigard Parks & Rec produces four guides per year that have room to advertise. All guides are posted online and the summer guides are printed and distributed to every residential household. View details.

Stay in Touch

Parks & Rec posts news and updates to the city’s social media accounts. Connect with us for information about class times, upcoming events and more! 

Walk to our events

Help us support Tigard’s vision of being the most walkable community in the Pacific Northwest where people of all ages and abilities enjoy healthy and interconnected lives.

Please consider walking to our parks:

» Cook Park Walking Map
» Summerlake Park Walking Map
» Dirksen Nature Park Walking Map

Staff Contact
Anthony Markey, Rec Coordinator
503-718-2584 | Email

Register for Events & Classes
Establish your account and register for Tigard Parks & Rec activities and classes.

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Summer Activity Guide 

If you’re looking to learn a new hobby, meet some new friends, develop your skills, get out of the house or just be entertained—we have something for you!
Activity Guide
View the Activity Guide  |   View the PDF

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