Parks and Recreation


Ta-Ha-Zouka Improvements Agreement Passed by Council

Jun 06, 2023

On Monday, the Norfolk City Council gave approval to an agreement with Norfolk Public Schools and Northeast Community College for improvements to Ta-Ha-Zouka Park. As part of the agreement, both schools are investing $400,000 as well as 50% of the operating costs towards their portion of their usage.

“Northeast Community College supports this collaborative engagement as our softball team…

Ta-Ha-Zouka Park Bridge Replacement

May 25, 2023

Work has begun on the Ta-Ha-Zouka Park bridge replacement project.

AquaVenture Opening Memorial Day Weekend

May 25, 2023

AquaVenture is set to open on Saturday, May 27, and the forecast looks promising for anxious swimmers! Starting Saturday, AquaVenture will be open daily from 11:30 a.m. until 7:30 p.m. weather permitting.

All pool passes are available to purchase on our online Active page HERE or at AquaVenture. The cost for a season pass is $100 for an individual pass and $220…

Artwork Placed at Roundabout

May 19, 2023
Jan Einspahr, President of the Norfolk Public Arts Council, and City Parks and Recreation Staff next…

Upcoming Recreation Programs

Apr 18, 2023

Upcoming Norfolk Parks and Recreation Programs! Sign up HERE

Applications Being Accepted for Parks and Rec Board

Apr 04, 2023

On Monday, the Norfolk City Council approved the creation of the Parks and Recreation Board. Applications are now being sought for the nine members.

“The Parks and Recreation Board will provide recommendations to meet the needs of the community. Board members will have the opportunity to be a voice for the community and advocate for community driven concerns,” said Nathan Powell, Parks and…

Online Signup for Swimming Lessons and Rec Programs

Mar 30, 2023

Beginning Monday, April 3 residents can sign up for swimming lessons and the new spring and summer activities offered by the Parks and Recreation Division. 

Unlike in years past, all swimming lessons, activities,…

New Playspace Will Bring Community Involvement

Feb 23, 2023

Kasey Doud- Vice President of Operations with Premier Marketing, PJ Evans- Assistant Director of Recreation, and Mary Elyse Farah – Integrity Marketing Group


Campground Online Reservations Now Available

Jan 30, 2023

Visitors to Norfolk’s Ta-Ha-Zouka Park campground can now make reservations online for a…