Parks & Recreation Department

Mission Statement

Provide exceptional customer service and a variety of safe, professionally managed recreational: opportunities, services and facilities for all ages and ability levels in a fiscally responsible manner through well-trained, professional staff and partnerships.

Area Parks & Facilities

The Parks and Recreation Department maintains and operates 30 properties including three sports complexes, two indoor facilities, 1 boat launch (5 ramps), rental pavilions, and three public beach parks and eight beach trails.


The City of Destin Parks and Recreation Department provides a variety of indoor and outdoor recreational programs, community events and family events for all ages.