Parks, Culture & Recreation Department

Marysville Parks, Culture and Recreation

The Marysville Parks, Culture and Recreation Department’s focus is to enhance the quality of life of Marysville’s citizens by providing beautiful parks, open spaces and exceptional recreational and athletic programs. The department has a long history of providing the public with outstanding parks and services for children, families and individuals in a safe and fun environment. The Parks, Recreation and Open Space Comprehensive Plan outlines the department's vision and goals.

Stay tuned for upcoming classes and events as we move through the state's "Safe Start Washington" plan.

Notice of limited operations

While the Parks office and the Ken Baxter Community Center are currently closed to the public, we are still here to assist you at 360-363-8400 or

Registration for future programs is available online. There are also registration forms and a drop box located outside the Parks office at 6915 Armar Rd if you would like to complete a paper form. Payment can be made over the phone.

This action is taken for the safety of our residents, customers and employees to help slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus. We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your cooperation.

Recreate at Home

Discover new ways to play at home with our Activities for Home recreational resources. While we are unable to recreate with you in person,  we continue to look for alternative ways for us to keep active, entertained and engaged.