Parks, natural fun starts in parks

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Headline 2: In January and February, Orange County Parks and Recreation is hosting Lifeguard Job Fairs at Kelly Park and Fort Gatlin for ages 16 and older! Starting pay: $16.07/hour. Apply today! https://www.ocfl.net/cultureparks/jobsdashboard.aspx

Headline 3: Explore Fort Christmas Historical Park with this amazing virtual tour!

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A hot summer day is no problem under the shaded playground.
Goldenrod Recreation Center/Goldenrod Park
Goldenrod Recreation Center/Goldenrod Park
Fitness Center Gymnasium Pickleball Picnic Area/Grills Playground Rec. Programs Rental Facilities Rental Pavilions Tennis
Hours of Operation:
Park summer hours: Sunday - Saturday 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.; Winter: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Rec Center: Sunday 1 p.m. - 8 p.m., Monday - Saturday 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Phone Number: (407) 254-9025
Address:
4863 N Goldenrod RD
Winter Park, FL 32792
Acreage: 6
Location:
Points of Interest:
Spring Break Camp: Kindergarten to 5th Grade
  • Registration: now through March 2 (limited availability; first come, first served until full).
  • Camp dates: March 15 and 18-22, 2024.
  • Weekly Fee: $96; additional child: $91; reduced lunch fee: $72; free lunch: $60; State assistance (SNAP, WIC & TANF): $30; additional out-of-county fee for non-Orange County residents: $20.
  • Daily meals provided by Second Harvest Food Bank.

Summer Camp: Completed Kindergarten through 5th Grade

  • Registration: April 2 (limited availability; first come, first served until full).
  • Camp dates: May 28 through August 2, 2024 (no camp on July 4th, Independence Day).
  • Weekly Fee: $80; additional child: $75; reduced lunch fee: $60; free lunch: $50; State assistance (SNAP, WIC & TANF): $25; additional out-of-county fee for non-Orange County residents: $20.
  • A new and completed registration packet and payment is required to confirm registration.
  • Field trips will not be provided.
  • Daily meals provided by Second Harvest Food Bank.

To make a reservation, please call the park directly at 407-254-9025; leave a detailed message if you reach voicemail. Please note that Orange County Parks and Recreation requires 30 days or more to schedule and complete payment and paperwork for all rentals.

View our CALENDAR of PROGRAMS, CLASSES and EVENTS!

Youth Sports and Fitness

  • Champions in Motion, taught by Lisandra Torres, is recreational competition cheerleading for youth on Thursdays: ages 4-6, 6-6:30 p.m.; ages 7-9, 6:30-7:15 p.m.; and ages 10 and older, 7:15-8 p.m. Cost: membership fee $15 and $10 per class.
  • Youth Fitness Membership is available for free for ages 8 – 17 to use the gymnasium and game room at assigned times. Parent or guardian must be present to complete enrollment.

Adult Sports and Fitness

  • Basketball (ages 18 and older)
    • Registration: November 24 - December 22, 2023
    • League Play: Mondays, January 8 - March 18, 2024
    • Game times: 7, 8 and 9 p.m.
    • Cost: $350 per team; teams must provide jerseys following NFHS basketball regulations.
  • Fitness Center Memberships are $100 per year for ages 16 - 54 or $25 for 90 days; $75 per year for ages 55+ and active military. Membership includes access to fitness area and assigned times for gymnasium and game room. (Individual fitness classes are paid separately and do not require membership.)
  • Jazzercise dance, taught by Rebecca Rosario, is a high-intensity workout that mixes dance-based cardio with strength training. Fresh pulse-pounding music and body-blasting moves bring the intensity to transform your body, boost your mood, and ignite your energy. Program held Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 9 – 10 a.m. and Mondays and Wednesdays 6 - 7 p.m. Cost options: one class $15; five classes $50; 10 classes $80; 20 classes $145; and unlimited classes, $54 per month.
  • Karate, taught by Nicolas Morrison, is a martial art that seeks the development of defensive and counter-attacking body movements. Program held Mondays and Wednesdays 7 – 8 p.m. for ages 14 and older. Cost: $50 per month for unlimited classes.
  • Pickleball is a racquet sport that combines elements of badminton, tennis and table tennis. Come play with us and find out why pickleball is so popular! Join in the fun on Sunday 1-3 p.m., and Monday and Friday 10:30 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. Cost: included with fitness center membership or $10 per day.

Contact Us

Orange County Parks and Recreation
4801 W. Colonial Dr.
Orlando, FL 32808

To reach a specific park: click on the A–Z tab and select the park or facility you are interested in for the phone number.
Email: parks@ocfl.net
Parks Administration: 407-836-6200
Parks' Events InfoLine: 407-836-6280
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Twitter: @OrangeCoParksFL