• Contact Info
  • 410 Kiwanis Drive
    Cape Girardeau, MO   63701
  • Telephone 573.339.6340
  • Email parks@cityofcape.org
  • Rainout Line 573.975.1024


Welcome to the beautiful river city of Cape Girardeau, Missouri, and to the great opportunities that you and your family can take advantage of within our wonderful park system. Whether you are just visiting or you are a long time resident, our staff is here to help make your experience in Cape Girardeau parks, facilities and trails memorable. We have a large variety of fun, affordable recreational programs, activities and events for all ages offered throughout the year that can satisfy most every interest - from sports like softball, volleyball, basketball, golfing and pickle ball to aquatics, arts and crafts, fitness, dances, triathlons, historic reenactments and more! Please let us know how we can assist you. We hope you enjoy all Cape Girardeau has to offer and we invite you to our PLAYCAPE experience!


Join our Parks Foundation!

The Foundation needs your support!

Join us in our effort to enhance recreational activities and amenities in YOUR community. Our group is called Friends of the Parks & Recreation Foundation, and we are active in building a community support system for our Parks & Recreation Department through volunteerism and contributions. Your financial support will help enhance the Parks & Recreation Department with facility improvements, equipment and programs. Your donations and support can be tax deductible. Click the button below to make a donation to the Cape Girardeau Parks & Recreation Foundation.

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