Parks & Recreation
The Cornelius Parks & Recreation Department works to enhance the lives of citizens and visitors by providing exceptional parks, greenways, and community experiences, from sports leagues and fitness classes to summer camps and family events. Don't see what you like? Make a suggestion!
|Take our survey! We are developing a new Comprehensive Parks & Greenways Master Plan, and Cornelius residents are invited to provide input on park, greenway, and facility needs. The survey is open until December 21. Read more about the process and link to the survey here.|
|What's your style when you hang holiday lights? Do you lean towards the classic or go all out? Enter our Deck the House contest between November 17 and December 8 to show us your best outdoor decorations. The public will then vote, December 11-20. |
|View our list of Athletics, Fitness Classes & Recreation programs. Register now for the next sessions of our popular fitness classes including Tai Chi and Yoga for Youth, or drop in for Cardio Funk!|
|Visit our greenways and trails, including the Emerald Necklace, a 13-mile greenway network that can connect you to where you live, work, congregate, and recreate. Download our maps and get moving today!|
|Looking for a unique gift for friends or family? A gift certificate from Cornelius Parks & Recreation is always the right size! Gift certificates can be used for full-day & partial-day summer camps, fitness classes, and more.|
|We offer a variety of Parks, Recreation Centers, and Trails & Greenways for your enjoyment. Read more about renting a shelter, field, gym, or court.|