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Mission Statement
To enhance the quality of life and create memorable experiences by connecting the community through parks, recreation and culture.

Vision Statement
To touch the life of each and every person through progressive and innovative activities, facilities and services.
Did you know? Participating in park and recreational activities can make you feel better and enhance your quality of life. Discover new opportunities and recharge your body, mind and spirit with Dunedin Parks & Recreation. 
Why Parks and Recreation are Essential Public Services


Live Well Dunedin logo
Dunedin Parks & Recreation created "LiveWell Dunedin" to help the help the community to recognize that parks and recreation is a provider of health and wellness. LiveWell Dunedin aspires to encourage people of all ages to “live well” physically, mentally and socially. 
A multitude of programs and services are offered by Dunedin Parks & Recreation that can help you enhance your lifestyle and improve your overall well-being. You will find the LiveWell Dunedin logo and component symbols placed throughout the Parks & Recreation Magazine to highlight those programs and services that will help you on your journey.
To learn more, visit the LiveWell Dunedin webpage or



-hp-tennis-lighting_webTennis Court Lights Under Construction. The lights at Highlander Park Tennis Courts are currently out of service. New lighting has been ordered and expected to be installed mid-November. During this time, the courts will remain open and are available to use during daylight hours only. Players may also use the Eagle Scout Tennis Courts (1040 Virginia St) and the Fisher Tennis Courts (1937 Ed Eckert Dr), where lighting is available and courts are open 7am-11pm.


Player Development Complex aerial view

Toronto Blue Jays Facilities Development
Read more about the improvements to the Dunedin Stadium and expansion of the Player Development Complex at the Louis A. Vanech Recreation Complex. 


ISIP_new_tn-for-webThe It Starts in Parks initiative supports the four pillars of the Florida Recreation & Park Association's Strategic Plan; Health, Community Building, Economic Impact, and Environmental Stewardship and Resiliency. Each pillar can be expanded to include the plethora of benefits provided by parks and recreation agencies throughout the State of Florida. Learn more...

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