Welcome to ACCGov Leisure Services - Arts, Nature, & Recreation in Athens, GA

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  1. Kent Kilpatrick


  2. Leisure Services

    Physical Address
    The Allen House
    205 Old Commerce Rd
    Athens, GA 30607

    Monday - Friday
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Latest News

  1. newsflash - movies by moonlight

    "Movies by Moonlight" Outdoor Movie Event Presents "Creed" at Lay Park

    The Leisure Services Department will host a free “Movies by Moonlight” outdoor movie on Friday, June 2 at 9:00 p.m. at Lay Park located at 297 Hoyt St. The evening features the Michael B. Jordan movie “Creed.” Read on...
  2. News Flash American Flag

    Memorial Day Holiday Hours

    The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department outdoor parks will operate under regular hours of operation on Memorial Day, Monday, May 29. Facilities will be closed. Read on...
  3. Grand Slam 2023 Logo

    ACCGov Leisure Services Department to Present “Grand Slam” Summer Program

    The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department announces the “Grand Slam” summer program for teens. Read on...
  4. Aquatics

    ACCGov Leisure Services Offers Learn to Swim Programs

    Learn to swim this summer with ACCGov Leisure Services! Read on...
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Mission Statement

Leisure Services promotes lifelong recreation, cultural, environmental, and educational opportunities for Athens-Clarke County’s diverse communities. We contribute to Athens’ health and wellness by providing connections to parks, facilities, programs, and community. 

Program Accommodation

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department offers Therapeutic Recreation programs, services, and activities that are accessible to all individuals with disabilities. Leisure Services supports and encourages opportunities for inclusion in all programs. Adaptive programs are available to provide individuals with disabilities a modified experience for recreational success.  If you would like to participate and need accommodation, please call 706-613-3602.