Every day, park and recreation professionals rise up for their communities in service of equity, climate readiness, and overall health and well-being. There’s no better way to celebrate Park and Recreation Month than by highlighting the people who support their communities all year long. 

Submissions for our 2022 Park and Recreation Month Cover Contest are now closed. The winner will be notified on Friday, April 22.

Stay tuned for the July issue of Parks & Recreation magazine to see and learn the story behind the winning photo! 


2021 Winner

Congratulations to Jenna Brinkman of Cosumnes Community Services District (CSD) in Elk Grove, California, for submitting the winning photo for Park and Recreation Month in 2021! You can learn more about the heartwarming story behind the photo (pictured above), which was taken by Craig Pattenaude of Cosumnes CSD, in the July 2021 issue of Parks & Recreation magazine and on the July bonus episode of Open Space Radio.

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