Parks & Recreation

Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Grimes Parks and Recreation Department to create recreational opportunities for growth and enhancement by developing services and programs that promote citizen involvement and a strong sense of community while striving to increase the social, cultural, and physical well-being of its residents and visitors.


  • Provide clean and safe parks, green spaces, and recreational facilities
  • Provide efficient services to residents regardless of income, background, and ability
  • Effectively plan for the future needs of Grimes residents
  • Continually strive to improve existing facilities while seeking opportunities for future development
  • To improve the quality of life for all citizens
  1. Adult Slow Pitch Softball League Added

    We are opening up more spots for our popular Adult Slow Pitch Softball League! This runs Sunday evenings from July 9th - August 6th. Learn more and register below Additional Info...
  2. Squishmallow PJ Party

    Join Kids Create for this fun event where Pajama Party meets Art Camp! Participants will create an acrylic squishmallow panel painting, play games, enjoy snacks, and learn to draw these cute squishies. Additional Info...
  3. Thank You DCG Baseball Club!

    Thank you to the Dallas Center-Grimes Baseball Club for their generous donation of $15,000! This gift will go towards park improvements. We are grateful for our fantastic community partners. Read on...
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