Recreational activities here at the City of Lancaster, Texas are a very important aspect of life. Staying active is a benefit for all ages and fitness levels. Eating a well balance meal and regular exercise will help in maintaining a healthy weight. For the elderly, regular moderate exercise is important, which improves flexibility, strength, balance and cardiovascular health. Staying connected mentally and involved in the city wide events, building long lasting and leisure relationships is very essential.
The Quality of Life and Cultural Services Department strives to provide the citizens of Lancaster with well-maintained, safe, and affordable recreational opportunities.
Quality of Life and Cultural Services responsibilities include:
The City of Lancaster features several neighborhood and community parks, a 64,000-square-foot recreation center, the Bear Creek Nature Park, and an 11,000-square-foot Senior Life Center.
The Lancaster Quality of Life and Cultural Services Department offers a wide variety of recreational programs, classes, facilities, and special events that we are sure will meet your needs and interests. We also provide opportunities to get involved and share your talents as a volunteer or contracted instructor.