Are you looking for a New Year’s resolution that you can actually stick to? Check out our top 5 suggestions to help kick off your 2019!

    1. Get active.

      Hike, bike, and jog through the Parks & Rec interactive trails map! With over 166 miles of trails featured, this is a great resource for Philly park explorers.

    2. Give back.

      Whether you’re helping out for a single day or looking for a long-term commitment, we have plenty of volunteer opportunities at our community gardens, recreation centers, and parks.

    3. Try something new.

      Free to low-cost programs are offered at recreation centers across the city. From ceramics and Zumba to martial arts and chess club, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

    4. Soak up culture.

      Located in the heart of Manayunk, the Venice Island Performing Arts and Recreation Center hosts a full lineup of reasonably priced concerts, theater performances, and special events throughout the year.

    5. Enjoy life to the fullest.

      There are 10,200+ acres of parkland in the Philly Parks & Rec system. Visiting new locations is the only way to discover something new! Use our finder tool to get started.

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