Whether paddling down or biking along the Blackstone, enjoying some playground fun or a round of golf Pawtucket has many choices for your leisure activities.The City of Pawtucket Department of Parks & Recreation & Library publishes a booklet each season of available athletic classes, library activities, kids & teens activities, and educational experiences. Link to CityAthletic Fields
Blackstone Valley Sports CenterBlackstone Valley Sports Center is a regional destination for ice sports offering a place for public skating, hockey leagues and figure skating.
Pawtucket Country ClubPawtucket Country Club is located next to Slater Park and offers an 18-hole golf course designed architect by Willie Park, Jr. The golf club has a long, storied history and remains one of the finest courses in the Greater Providence and Southeastern Massachusetts areas. The Pawtucket Country Club also has an Olympic sized swimming pool as well as banquet and dining facility that is popular for hosting local events and weddings.Blackstone & Seekonk Rivers:
Skateboard ParkPawtucket has a state-of-the-art skateboard park at Jenks Junior High across the street from the Pawtucket Red Sox baseball stadium. This concrete paradise ignited a nationwide debate about how federal money should be spent. Without doubt, this is one of the most popular skate parks in RI and serves a huge population of skateboard enthusiasts. Thumbs up to Pawtucket for making this project happen so local youth have a place to exercise!Yoga, Dance, Fitness & Gyms
Part of Pawtucket's healthy and active lifestyles includes places for dance, yoga and gyms.
Historic Walking ToursPawtucket's Downtown is a National Registered Historic District - walking tour The Preservation Society of Pawtucket also offers occasional historic walking tours of Pawtucket.
Daggett FarmDaggett Farm offers fantastic picnic grounds, a retail plant nursery, a children's zoo and snack venders. Daggett Farm offers seasonal programming throughout the year.
Dog ParkEnjoy a new dog park facility on the grounds of Slater Memorial Park. Let your dogs run free and socialize with other friendly dogs
Rhode Island Watercolor SocietyFounded in 1896, the Rhode Island Watercolor Society is one of the oldest watercolor organizations in America. The society is located in a historic lakeside "boathouse" in Slater Memorial Park. The facility features an art gallery, library and studio space.
Scenic VistasExperience nature and the peaceful tranquility of Slater Memorial Park. Every corner of the park offers scenic vistas perfect for the photographer, artist or any visitor.
Paddle BoatsIn spring and summer, Swan Paddle Boats return to the pond at Slater Park, with a selection of swan and dragon boats.