The City of Novato Parks, Recreation & Community Services Department offers a wide range of social and recreational programs and activities for all ages. From sports leagues and facility rentals to youth classes and senior events, we manage a multitude of programs and facilities for the entire community to enjoy. The Parks, Recreation & Community Services Department also manages park use. We believe that parks have the power to impact every community through health and wellness, conservation and social equity. More information on the #PowerOfParks >>  

There are unlimited opportunities to recreate and have fun in Novato!

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Special Events

Updated on 07/18/2016 10:13 AM

The City of Novato's Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department offers a wide variety of diverse and exciting special events for all ages.


  • Dogbone Meadow Named 2016 Best Dog Park in Marin

    The results are in, and the Best of Marin 2016 Award for Best Dog Park was given to Dogbone Meadow. The award was part of the Family category, which included child care, children's stores, museums, camps and more.

    7/26/2016 12:37:00 PM

  • Recap of 7/12 City Council meeting

    PG&E Community Pipeline Safety Initiative presentation, Council approves conceptual design of Dogbone Meadow, and Bahia Mini Parks construction moves forward.

    7/14/2016 1:30:00 PM

  • Upcoming Classes for Crime Free Multi-Housing Program

    Join the Novato Police Department and Code Enforcement to become a crime free certified property by attending a FREE 8-hour seminar geared towards property managers, maintenance or other on-site employees. Next class is August 9--sign up today.

    7/12/2016 5:29:00 PM

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