Parks & Recreation

IMPORTANT COVID-19 UPDATE: Coventry Town Hall is closed to the public. Parks & Recreation Staff are working remotely and can answer any questions/provide most services via phone and email. We can be reached by phone at 860-742-4068 or by email at rec@coventryct.org

All programs, events, and private rentals of 5+ people have been cancelled, for the foreseeable future. Parks remain open for time being, however playgrounds/playscapes and basketball courts are closed until further notice. Play structures & play furniture are not sterile and not suitable locations for social distancing. CLICK HERE for more info on Parks & guidelines to follow while visiting. We appreciate your understanding as we take these steps to ensure our community’s health & wellness.

Summer Registration has been POSTPONED. A new date will be shared here and on our Facebook page as soon as is practical. Camp Wangumbaug and Swim Lessons have been CANCELLED for the summer 2020. Click here for a message from Parks & Rec. Staff regarding Camp.

Resident Beach Stickers are available for purchase NOW, ONLINE. Click on the "ONLINE Registration/Reservation" link on the left-hand side of this page for more info & to purchase. Have your License Plate Number handy, and be prepared to print your receipt!

Please stay tuned to this webpage or our Facebook page, for updates as we continue to monitor this ever-changing situation, and make adjustments as needed. Thank you for your continued understanding and support as we work through this as a community. Stay safe & be well!

  • Welcome! You have found the Town of Coventry Parks and Recreation Department. This website is the communication center of the department. We try keep it up to date with information about what we do. Check back here often!
  • View complete listing of programs and activities, and to REGISTER or RESERVE a facility! We are now taking registrations for all programs found in the current program brochure. Please check it out and see the many programs and activities we have to offer.
  • Mission Statement: Our mission is to enhance the quality of life in Coventry by fostering active lifestyles, social well-being, and environmental stewardship.
  • Inclusive Statement: The Coventry Parks & Recreation Department does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age or disability in provision of programs and services. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to register for activities. The Coventry Parks & Recreation Department is complying with the Americans With Disabilities Act, Public Law 101-336. The law addresses issues of accessibility of facilities and programs. Provision of reasonable program accommodations will be made on a case by case basis to allow people with disabilities to both participate in, and benefit from programs. Documentation of disability or special need is required when requesting reasonable modifications.
  • We accept Visa, Mastercard and Discover (there is a 3% transaction fee when using a credit card, both online and in-person). We also accept check, cash or money order via mail or in-person.
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