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City of Astoria, Oregon
  • Scholarships Available

    See if you qualify for fitness pass, swim lessons, or youth sports scholarships!

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  • Register for Spring Sports

    Registration for Youth and Adult Spring Leagues are now open!

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    NEW! Weekly Swim Lessons & Field Trips included.

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Our Parks & Facilities

Come and visit our Parks! Click below for the link to locations. We have a variety of tennis courts, basketball courts, ballfields, skatepark, trails, and much more.

  • Lil' Sprouts Academy - This is a great place for your child to learn and grow!
  • Astoria Recreation Center - The Astoria Recreation Center offers programs for school age children and adults. We have a wide variety of fitness classes an after school program, a Teen Center, and offer recreational classes for all ages.
  • Astoria Parks - Check out all of Astoria's parks!
  • Port of Play - Experience structured and open play geared to young children. Our center features an indoor play center with mats, tricycles, small slides, and scooters that provide opportunities for youngsters to run and be active.
  • Aquatic Center - Four pools, a huge water slide and a large fitness area all under one roof.
  • Astoria Column - Completed in 1926, the column is a monumental piece of Astoria's history. Located at the top of Coxcomb Hill, the Column stretches upwards 125 feet, with 164 spiral steps to reach the viewing deck.
  • Kid Zone - This is a unique after school program that serves Astoria's Kindergarten through 5th grade students! Each day we will help your children with homework and offer exciting crafts, games and team building activities.
  • Master Plan - The City of Astoria Parks and Recreation Department is conducting a Comprehensive Parks and Recreation Master Plan.
  • Trails -
  • Ocean View Cemetery -

Latest News

2019 Youth Summer Programs

Keep the kids active and engaged with our NEW summer programming at Astoria Parks and Recreation!

Make your beans count!

The Astoria Co+op to raise money for Astoria Parks Foundation.

Maritime Memorial Expansion Begins March 14th

Work is expected to have minimal disruption on the Astoria Riverwalk Trail.

Coming Events

Men's & Women's Softball League

Men's & Women's Softball Leagues (Ages 16 & Up): pdf Document

Organize a team and oil up that glove because adult, slow pitch softball is here! Recreational games are scheduled and officiated by the Parks and Recreation Department, all skill levels welcome.

Registration Deadline May 3, Season is May 25 to July 19, 2 games each week, held on weekday evenings; 12 games total at Niemi Field (Tapiola Park) or Evergreen Field (Astoria Middle School), $400 per team or $420 after registration deadline 


Summer Recreational Swim League

Calling all swimmers ages 5-17 who are able to swim at least 25 yards! Join the Astoria Breakers for our recreational summer swim league. This is a great way to introduce your swimmer to enjoy competitive swimming in a fun environment. 


Starts June 17-August 1
$50 two week session  9:00am-10:00am

*Note: Thursdays may change to Saturdays for mock-swim meets


Purchase all 6 weeks and receive a Breakers swag package! (T-shirt, 2 latex caps, and goggles. A value $30). Contact Natalie Viescas at (503) 325-7027 or at for more information. 


Summer Camp at the ARC

A new adventure awaits your child every week. We have an incredible summer planned, full of field trips, swim lessons at the Astoria Aquatic Center, outdoor play, crafts, and so much more. Don't forget to bring a water bottle and a lunch. Afternoon snacks are provided. For grades K-6.Registration is due the week prior to service or a $10 late fee will be charged. Register online or call (503) 325-7275.
CAMP HOURS7:30 AM to 5:30 PM
$175/Week or $40/Day (pre-registered), $50/Day drop-in
*Scholarships available



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Adriana Caron has been with the Parks and Recreation department for more than 5 years. Originally hired on as a Clerk, Adriana has had many roles within our department – and continues to take on more! She became one of our most requested Zumba instructors back in 2017, has worked at both the Aquatic Center and Recreation Centers, and has recently been promoted to the Lead Group Fitness Instructor AND the Lead Clerk for the Recreation division. Adriana is a true joy to be around. She not only brings an unprecedented level of positivity and energy to the team, she is both diligent and driven in her work; the true definition of a team player. She is a greay asset to the Department and community. Thank you, Adriana!


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