2024 Movies in the Park

Celebrate a warm summer evening with your friends and family by enjoying an outdoor movie in the park. The screen is larger than life, so bring your blankets, pillows, and low-sand chairs for a relaxing night under the stars. Mouthwatering popcorn is free, and additional candy and refreshments are available for purchase. 

July is National Park & Recreation Month

Mayor Joe Buck declares July National Park and Recreation Month in Lake Oswego. This vital message supports the power of parks and recreation in our community by celebrating the essential role parks and recreation professionals play in bringing people together, providing essential services, and fostering the growth of our community. Check out this year's theme, "Where You Belong."

Two women are walking on a trail. One has a water bottle and earphones, and the other has a backpack and sunglasses. The text has a "Where You Belong" logo and a leaf with a location graphic. A green screen is over the photo.
Summer of Concert Series


The City Lake Oswego Summer Concert Series is a beloved annual event that brings the community together for an unforgettable season of live music and entertainment. Click below for summer concert info!

Aerial view of Foothills Park that have people enjoying a concert on a sunny day.
Lake Oswego Swim Park

The Lake Oswego Swim Park is open to Lake Oswego residents from July 1 through August 31. It features certified lifeguards, inner tubes, lounge chairs, picnic tables, water toys, and a limited number of life jackets. Hours are 1:00 p.m. to 6 p.m. daily.

 

A red and white stripped unbrella is over a lifeguard with people in colorful rafts at the Lake Oswego Swim Park.
Rassekh Skatepark

The skatepark is now open!

Thank you to the Lake Oswego City Councilors, community advocates, park neighbors, contractors, and designers who made this project possible! Click below for details, hours, and park rules.

Skaters in the new Rassekh skatepark during opening day 6-14-24
Stewardship Gnomes & Friends

Can you find Blossom, Greenie, Oak, and Polli as they hide around Lake Oswego's Natural Area Parks? Adventure awaits!

Sign in Luscher farm showing the stewardship gnome program.
2024 Farmers' Market

The Farmers' Market is in full swing. Join us every Saturday through October 5, from  8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., for amazing local vendors, artisans, and more.

A group of vegetables displayed on a table at Farmers' market that are colorful and in small paper containers.
Parks & Recreation Summer Activities Guide

The Summer Activities & Camp guides are available online NOW! Registration opens April 6 for residents and April 12 for non-residents. Mailed copies will soon arrive in mailboxes. Click below for more info.

Parks & Recreation Inclement Weather Policy and Procedures

This page is dedicated to information on closures, delays, and program cancelations. ​We are monitoring the heat forecasted for this week. Stay tuned for updates by clicking below.

Please note the Synthetic Turf Fields (East Waluga & Hazelia) are closed  when temperatures reach 95°F and above.

 

Photo has a collage of four pictures with weather related indications: lightening, sun, clouds and a smokey sunset.
Stafford Road Traffic Impact Update

Over the next few weeks, expect intermittent lane closures and flaggers along Stafford Road for utility poles and tree work.
Click below for more details.

 

 

Aerial photo of the Stafford Road and Rosemont area.
Give Back to the Environment with Stewardship!

Stewardship opportunities are in full bloom. Click below to learn more and to help us name our new bee character.

 

 

Stewardship attendees at Woodmont Park for White Oak Tree planting. There is a group around two individuals planting a tree in a large hole.

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Parks & Recreation Summer Activities Guide

The Summer Activities & Camp guides are available online NOW! Registration opens April 6 for residents and April 12 for non-residents. Mailed copies will soon arrive in mailboxes. Click below for more info.

Read More about Parks & Recreation Summer Activities Guide
Parks & Recreation Inclement Weather Policy and Procedures

This page is dedicated to information on closures, delays, and program cancelations. ​We are monitoring the heat forecasted for this week. Stay tuned for updates by clicking below.

Please note the Synthetic Turf Fields (East Waluga & Hazelia) are closed  when temperatures reach 95°F and above.

 

Read More about Parks & Recreation Inclement Weather Policy and Procedures
Summer of Concert Series


The City Lake Oswego Summer Concert Series is a beloved annual event that brings the community together for an unforgettable season of live music and entertainment. Click below for summer concert info!

LEARN MORE about Summer of Concert Series
2024 Movies in the Park

Celebrate a warm summer evening with your friends and family by enjoying an outdoor movie in the park. The screen is larger than life, so bring your blankets, pillows, and low-sand chairs for a relaxing night under the stars. Mouthwatering popcorn is free, and additional candy and refreshments are available for purchase. 

Read More about 2024 Movies in the Park
July is National Park & Recreation Month

Mayor Joe Buck declares July National Park and Recreation Month in Lake Oswego. This vital message supports the power of parks and recreation in our community by celebrating the essential role parks and recreation professionals play in bringing people together, providing essential services, and fostering the growth of our community. Check out this year's theme, "Where You Belong."

LEARN MORE about July is National Park & Recreation Month
Lake Oswego Swim Park

The Lake Oswego Swim Park is open to Lake Oswego residents from July 1 through August 31. It features certified lifeguards, inner tubes, lounge chairs, picnic tables, water toys, and a limited number of life jackets. Hours are 1:00 p.m. to 6 p.m. daily.

 

Read More about Lake Oswego Swim Park
Contact Information

Parks & Recreation Department

Information & Registration
503-675-2549
Email: loparks@ci.oswego.or.us

Monday-Friday
8:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.

505 G Ave.
PO Box 369
Lake Oswego, OR 97034

Parks & Recreation Management

Ivan Anderholm
Director of Parks & Recreation
503-675-2548
ianderholm@ci.oswego.or.us

Jeff Munro
Deputy Director of Parks & Recreation
503-534-5683
jmunro@ci.oswego.or.us

Jan Wirtz
Deputy Director of Recreation & Adult Services
503-675-2546
jwirtz@ci.oswego.or.us

Upcoming Events

Lake Oswego Farmers' Market - 2024 Season

Jul 20 2024 - 8:30am

Norman Sylvester - Sunday Series

Jul 21 2024 - 6:00pm

Knitting Group

Jul 22 2024 - 10:00am

Lunch-2-Go

Jul 22 2024 - 11:30am

Congregate Lunch @ ACC

Jul 22 2024 - 11:30am

American Mah Jongg - Monday

Jul 22 2024 - 1:00pm

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