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City of Aiken Department of Parks and Recreation

The City of Aiken Department of Parks and Recreation organizes leisure time activities to promote the enrichment of life in the city and to help make Aiken a more desirable place to live. Activities sponsored by the department include special events, team sports, and adult and youth programming. The department operates several facilities including: The Rye Patch and programs at Hopelands Gardens, Smith Hazel Recreation Center, H.O. Weeks Activities Center and Weeks Tennis Center, Citizens Park Sports Complex, Aiken Thoroughbred Racing Hall of Fame, AECOM Center for Performing Arts, Newberry and Pendleton Street Festival Center, and multiple parks & playgrounds. The Director of the Department is appointed by the City Manager and serves as staff liaison for the Senior Commission and the Recreation Commission.

Hours of Operation:
Administrative Office
Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Mailing Address:
P.O Box 1177
Aiken, SC 29802

Physical Address:
Administrative Office
1072 Banks Mill Rd.
Aiken, SC 29803

Phone:
803-643-4779

Fax:
803-293-2051

Director:
Jessica Campbell
jcampbell@cityofaikensc.gov

Department of Parks and Recreation

Department of Parks and Recreation
1072 Banks Mill Rd.
Aiken, SC 29803
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Upcoming Events

Jun
25
Mon
2018
all-day BLUE Recycling Week
BLUE Recycling Week
Jun 25 – Jun 28 all-day
For more information see https://www.cityofaikensc.gov/garbage-recycling-yard-debris-collection/recycling-collection/
7:00 pm 44th Annual Hopelands Concert Se...
44th Annual Hopelands Concert Se...
Jun 25 @ 7:00 pm
Guests are encouraged to bring a lawn chair and picnic dinner to enjoy the show. Admission is free. Event parking is located across the street from Hopelands Gardens at the Green Boundary Club, 780 Whiskey[...]

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General Information

Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday
8:10 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Mailing Address
P.O Box 1177
Aiken, SC 29802

Physical Address
135 Laurens St. SW
Aiken, SC 29801

Phone:
803-642-7654

Fax:
803-642-7646