Wadsworth Falls

Gillette Castle

Silver Sands State Park

Cornwall Bridge

Lake Waramaug

Elizabeth Park Rose Garden


To support the recreation and park profession and steward the future of public parks and recreational opportunities in Connecticut in order to promote active lifestyles, livable communities, and quality of life for all who call Connecticut home.


Annual Conference & Tradeshow (ATTENDEES)

Experience an abundance of networking opportunities, a brand-new general session, and five new roundtable sessions in 2023! Come explore an exciting array of educational sessions and exhibitions. Delegates will have the opportunity to choose from over 20 educational sessions that are pertinent to the industry’s current needs and trends.



Fall Quarterly

Calling all parks and recreation professionals! Join us for two powerful sessions on ADA compliance and grant writing! Our experienced panel of Connecticut experts will deliver valuable insights on building design, ADA laws, and more. Plus, learn how to craft winning grants that drive revenue for your department. Share your questions and success stories with our experts, chart a course toward a more accessible and profitable future! Register now and start your journey to success!



Annual Conference & Tradeshow (EXHIBITORS)

This annual conference brings together over 300 parks and recreation professionals from across Connecticut and the surrounding states. Don’t miss this opportunity to showcase your product or service and promote your brand to the largest gathering of industry professionals in New England. If you provide products, services, or benefit programs to parks & recreation departments, agencies, or other groups you can't afford to miss this show!