Parking ban will be lifted at 6:00 am, Thursday, March 22. Please remove all cars from the public lots within two hours. For a list of public lots & other information visit: For storm related issues, please e-mail: or call 401-728-0500, ext. 302.

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Parks & Recreation Department

Birthday Parties

Bus Trips

Adult Performances
Children's Performances

Adult Disc Golf League
Disc Golf Scorecard

Adult Tennis Fall Clinic

The Parks and Recreation Department is responsible for maintaining the Mineral Spring Avenue Cemetery, and all parks and recreational facilities, athletic complexes, traffic islands, playgrounds and passive parks and gateways from I-95, in the city. They operate the Daggett Farm and Looff Carousel in Slater Park, and the Veterans Park pool. They also provide picnic permits, concerts, sports lessons and leagues, the Tree in Memorial Program, birthday parties at the Looff Carousel, bus trips, a variety of classes, various festivals, a youth summer camp and other programs.

Superintendent of Parks

John Blais : Extension 257


Park Office
Slater Memorial Park
Pawtucket, RI 02861

Phone Numbers

City Hall Main Number: (401) 728-0500
Parks And Recreation Fax: (401) 729-4712
Office Extensions:
Cindy Medeiros Extension 251
Tracy Gausland Extension 252
Chris Crawley Extension 272
Carousel Phone Number: (401) 952-7768
Vets Pool: (401) 725-9734

City Council Meeting Cancelled (3-21-18)

  • March 21, 2018
  • Uncategorized

Due to the impending snow storm, the City Council Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, March 21, 2018 has been cancelled.For the meeting docket and other information please see: http://www.pawtucketri....  Read More >

City Speak
"The birthplace of the American Industrial Revolution, Pawtucket is poised to undergo a 21st century evolution into Rhode Island's premier arts and cultural destination, an ideal community to live, work, play, start a business and raise a family."

- Mayor Donald R. Grebien

New Event

The City of Pawtucket Partners with Mixed Magic Theatre to Recognize Black History Month with a Community Event

  • February 21, 2018
  • Event

To honor and close out Black History Month in Pawtucket, the City of Pawtucket and the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts has partnered with Mixed Magic Theatre to present a full reading of...  Read More >