Orange County Parks and Recreation

In the foreground there is a sign advertising the polar plunge event, while in the background there are two people on rubber donuts floating in the water.

Polar Plunge Participants Grin and Bear Chilly Waters of Rock Springs

As the song goes: “The orange and palm trees sway … there’s never been such a day, in …,” well, Orange County, F-L-A! Orange...

A father sprays his son with sunscreen while visiting a park

Celebrate the First Day of Summer with Sunscreen at Orange County Parks

Residents Advised to Stay Cool, Hydrated and Informed during Hot Summer Months As Central Florida celebrates the first day of summer, Orange County Parks...

Jazz in the Park participants

Seventh Annual Jazz in the Park Brings Hundreds to Cypress Grove Park

Orange County’s historic Cypress Grove Park welcomed more than 1,000 guests from across Central Florida at Mayor Teresa Jacobs’ seventh annual Jazz in the...

Ribbon cutting for Pine Hills trail

Orange County Celebrates Pine Hills Trail Ribbon Cutting in District 6

Mayor Teresa Jacobs, District 6 Commissioner Victoria P. Siplin and District 2 Commissioner Bryan Nelson joined Orange County Parks and Recreation to host the...

Groundbreaking for Lakeside Village Park

Orange County Celebrates Lakeside Village Park Groundbreaking in District 1

Orange County District 1 Commissioner Betsy VanderLey joined Orange County Parks and Recreation to host the groundbreaking ceremony for Lakeside Village Park on Sept....

Groundbreaking for East Orange District Park

Orange County Celebrates East Orange District Park Recreation Center Groundbreaking

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs, Orange County District 4 Commissioner Jennifer Thompson, District 5 Commissioner Emily Bonilla and the Orange County Parks and Recreation...

[L-R] Orange County Sherriff Jerry Demings, Orange County District 1 Commissioner Betsy VanderLey, Deputy Pine’s wife Bridget Pine, Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs, Orange County Public Schools Board Member Pam Gould and former District 1 Commissioner S. Scott Boyd joined Deputy Pine’s children to celebrate the groundbreaking of the Deputy Scott Pine Community Park.

Community Gathers for Groundbreaking of Deputy Scott Pine Community Park

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs, Orange County District 1 Commissioner Betsy VanderLey, Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings and the Orange County Parks and Recreation...

Jazz in the Park Hits a High Note

Jazz in the Park Hits a High Note

Mayor Teresa Jacobs hosted the fifth annual Orange County Jazz in the Park festival and welcomed a record-breaking crowd this year at the beautiful...

Beloved Kelly Park in Apopka Awarded State Historic Marker

Beloved Kelly Park in Apopka Awarded State Historic Marker

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs and District 2 Commissioner Bryan Nelson recently joined Apopka Mayor Joe Kilsheimer and members of the Apopka Historical Society...