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Planning and funding assistance for Cal Anderson Park events and activities

Do you have an idea for a fun event or activity at Cal Anderson Park this summer? Get help planning or funding your idea! Seattle Parks and Recreation is waiving many of the permit fees for new events in Cal Anderson Park this year, and staff is available to discuss… [ Keep reading ]

Cal Anderson Park Activation Activities, Week of 12/21/2020

Seattle Parks and Recreation (SPR) announced that Cal Anderson Park reopened on Wednesday, December 23 with more activities, maintenance, and services planned for 2021. SPR and other City departments have worked with community members to identify next steps and to develop a plan for key changes within the Capitol Hill… [ Keep reading ]

Miller Community Center closed May 18-27, 2019

Miller Community Center will be closed for floor maintenance the week of May 18-27, 2019. We thank you for your patience during the closure and apologize for the inconvenience. For a list of alternative community centers you can use during the closure, please click here. Questions? Call the center at… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle Parks and Recreation begins renovation of Cal Anderson Comfort Station

Seattle Parks and Recreation is renovating the Cal Anderson Park Comfort Station. Forma Construction Company mobilized at the park on January 8, 2019 and anticipates completing the renovation in late spring. Although the comfort station will be closed during the project, portable toilets are in place for park visitors. This… [ Keep reading ]

Día de los Muertos at Miller Community Center

Miller Community Center recently hosted its first Día de los Muertos event with over 125 people in attendance. The celebration was done in partnership with El Grupo Folklórico de Guadalajara, a non-profit group dedicated to sharing the richness of Mexican culture and tradition with Seattle community members. Prior to the… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle Parks and Recreation invites the community to Open House for Cal Anderson Park Lighting Study

Seattle Parks and Recreation (SPR) encourages the community to attend the Cal Anderson Park Lighting Study Open House on Thursday, December 14, 2017 form 5 to 8 p.m. at Cal Anderson Shelterhouse. This is an opportunity for the community to learn about and provide feedback on potential changes to lighting… [ Keep reading ]

Celebration for Broadway Hill Park

Please join Mayor Ed Murray, Seattle Parks and Recreation Superintendent Jesús Aguirre and the Friends of Broadway Hill Park at the ribbon cutting celebration for the new Broadway Hill Park. The event takes place on July 14, 2016 from 5 to 7 p.m. Broadway Hill Park is located at 500… [ Keep reading ]

Bobby Morris Playfield renovation begins

Seattle Parks and Recreation awarded the construction contract to replace the aging synthetic turf at Bobby Morris Playfield to FieldTurf USA. FieldTurf USA began preliminary work on June 10, and they will install construction fencing on June 22. FieldTurf USA will be occupying parking spots on the west side of… [ Keep reading ]

12th Ave. Square Park Celebration

 Seattle Parks and Recreation and 12th Avenue Stewards invite the community to the grand opening celebration of 12th Ave. Square Park on Thursday, April 14, 2016, from 5 to 7:30 p.m. during the Capitol Hill Art Walk. Headlining the event is Naomi Wachira, winner of Seattle Weekly’s 2013 “Best Folk… [ Keep reading ]

Jimi Hendrix Park coming to life

Save the Date for the grand-opening celebration of Jimi Hendrix Park Saturday, August 27, 2016 The construction of Jimi Hendrix Park is nearing the final stretch. Seattle Parks and Recreation contracted with ERRG, Inc. to transform Jimi Hendrix Park in Seattle’s Central District into a celebratory space worthy of its… [ Keep reading ]