Community & Recreation Services

Recreation has a new registration system!!MyRec Category Screen Demo

The city has transitioned to a more customer-friendly recreation registration application. Surprise residents now have more options available when registering for recreation programs and events including 24/7 program registration, Facebook and Google sign-on, team standing information and more! 

Visit New Online Registration System


The City of Surprise Community and Recreation Services Department is responsible for recreational and special event programming, facility operations and ground maintenance of existing facilities and city parks.

Mission Statement
It is the mission of the City of Surprise Community and Recreation Services Department to enrich and complement the lives of Surprise residents through stewardship of our resources while providing responsive programs which promote and prioritize diversity, cultural, neighborhood, family, education, recreation and wellness opportunities.

Recreation Times Magazine

Rectimes Magazine cover winter 2018

Online Registration

SurpriseRec Online registration button
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