Broadview Heights Parks & Recreation Department

The Broadview Heights Parks & Recreation Departments provides activities for residents of all ages.  From youth sports and aquatics programs to senior fitness, the Parks & Recreation Department is continually adding new and innovative programs to serve the residents of Broadview Heights.  For information about all our activities and programs visit us at the rec center located at 9543 Broadview Rd.


Our Gym will be closed for maintenance November 18th through the 21st.  Please pardon our dust.  We will also close the Oak Room November 19th through the 21st for painting therefore we will not hold Preschool Gym time on Friday, November 21st. 

*We will not hold SilverSneakers classes on12/17, 12/24 and 12/31.  Thank you. 


Support our youth basketball program by purchasing a personalized 3’ high x 3’ wide banner that 25,000+ participants, parents and community residents will see each time they enter the gymnasium.  These will be hung in the gymnasium from December through March.  Sponsorship funds will help to offset the costs associated with supporting over 500 participants.

New Sponsor Banner Cost $150:  Please email your response by 12/15/14.  Attach to your email a JPG or TIF file with your company logo and detail the banner layout.   Email to  Your banner will be 3’ high X 3’ wide and can include your logo, name and message.  Please remit checks payable to the City of Broadview Heights by 12/22/14.    

Water Safety Instructor Course
Class begins November 8th and runs until December 13th with no class on November 30th. This course trains candidates to teach all American Red Cross swimming and safety courses except Lifeguarding.  Participants will be trained in a hands on enviroment.  It is required that you be 16 years old by END of class.  Lifeguarding is not a prerequisite.  All classes are mandatory.  Cost covers books and American Red Cross fee.  Register online today.  For information please call Amanda at 440-717-4026. 

Community Tree Lighting and Holiday Party
This years annual holiday kick off event will be held on Saturday, December 6th from 6PM-8:30PM.  Many fun activities are planned for this holiday kick off event!  The event will begin at 6PM with old fashioned Christmas caroling led by Broadview Heights Spotlights Costumed Carolers.  Santa will arrive by fire truck just in time to count down for the Tree Lighting Ceremony, followed by free photos with Santa and free wooden toys in Santa's Workshop.  Refreshments, outdoor fireworks, games, inflatables and other activities are available.  All are welcome.  Admission is free, but everyone is asked to bring non-perishable items for the Yuletide Hunger program.  Please see the flyer below for more details on this great event. 

Community Holiday Party Information

If you are a business interested in renting a table at the event, please click here.