Recreation Department

Our Mission

The Portsmouth Recreation Department is dedicated to promoting and supporting the health and well-being of all citizens by providing quality recreation and leisure programs. 

Our mission is to offer recreational experiences which integrate spirit, mind, and body, develop a sense of community and belonging, and enhance the overall quality of life in Portsmouth.

Parks, Rec & Open Space Master Plan

Click Here to View the Plan

Fall Youth Flag Football

Fall Youth Flag football starts September 6.

Registration is now open 

You can register on the Rec Desk Programs Page

For more information Portsmouth recreation programs and events, visit