Parks and Recreation

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Village Ballfield Renovations to Begin on Thursday, June 11.  The fields will remain closed thru the completion of the project.  Tentative Opening is September 1, 2020.

The document below outlines Village Park Facilities Available to the Public.  Times are Sunrise to Sunset Daily.

Village of Palm Springs Parks and Recreation

Quick Glance Open/Closed List

Phase 1 Recovery COVID-19 Revised June 4

Area

Open

Closed


Parks




Community Parks

X


Open green space

Amenities at Open Parks




Courts – Basketball

X



Courts- Sand Volleyball

X


Limit to 3 players per side

Courts – Tennis, Pickleball & Racquetball

X


Singles or Doubles Play; no gathering; maintain social distancing

Fishing

X

 

Frostlake and Sago; Follow CDC guidelines for distancing

Pavilions – individual use

X


Following CDC guidelines for distancing

Pavilions – group rentals


X

Pavilion Rentals Remain Closed

Playgrounds


X


Restrooms

X


Between Tennis/Volleyball courts at Village Center only

Splash Playgrounds


X


Sports fields

X


Will Close Thursday, June 11 for Ballfield Renovation Project

Mini Golf at Areca

X


Single play only

Outdoor Fitness equipment at Areca


X


Trails – Walking/Biking

X


Following CDC guidelines for distancing

Facilities




Leisure Activities Building


x

fitness and summer camp use

Village Hall Room Rentals


X







All Sport League Programs Cancelled until Further Notice

Pavilion Rentals Cancelled until Further Notice

Virtual Recreation Opportunities

Youth Fitness

Beachbody Kids Workouts

Fitness Blender for Kids

Adult Fitness

Fitness Blender for Adults

Jazzercise Class Videos

Outdoor Activities

Bike or Walk- taking a bike ride or walking around the Village is a great way to stay healthy and keep your mind fresh.  Just Maintain Social Distancing!  A great family exercise as well.  Utilize sidewalks in your neighborhood or take a walk around Frost Lake Park.

DIY activities help get kids outside and make the most of early learning years thanks to Tinkergarten

Play at Home- run and play, tag, hide and go seek, red light green light are ways to just play!

Decorate your sidewalk with Sidewalk Chalk Art

Virtual Recreation- Soccer Instruction

Team sports may be at a standstill, but with this library of soccer instructional videos your game does not have to stand still!  Improve your skills today and help yourself become a better soccer player.  These you tube videos are free for viewing.  While the instruction takes place on a soccer pitch, you can do these in your yard or any piece of grass.  Some videos have ads that you will need to skip thru.

3 Beginner Drills for Youth Players

How to Improve Your Dribbling Skills

5 Essential Dribbling Drills Every Player Should Master

Dribbling Drills

*TechneFutbol is an app to help players sharpen their skills. It can be downloaded from the Apple or Google store. (The Village is providing this for information purposes only and does not endorse any specific app or service)

Virtual Recreation- Basketball Instruction

Become a better basketball player by taking this time to work on your individual skills.  These videos will help you work on your game.  Spend the time improving your ball handling and if you have a goal at your house, practice these shooting drills as well!

6 Best Ball Handling Drills

Maravich Drills 

Basketball Shooting Drills

*HomeCourt is an app to help players sharpen their skills. It can be downloaded from the Apple or Google store. (The Village is providing this for information purposes only and does not endorse any specific app or service)

Village of Palm Springs Park Playgrounds, Fitness Equipment, Water Fountains, Water Playground are currently closed due to COVID-19.  


At this time, the Village of Palm Springs Summer Youth Basketball Program has been cancelled.  


Travel Club Meeting and Trips and Pavilion Rentals have all been cancelled until further notice.

For further information regarding COVID-19 please refer to the www.vpsfl.org home page and the Covid-19 Website.  

Services Provided

The Village of Palm Springs Parks and Recreation Department is a full service provider or programs and facilities to meet the needs of our residents and visitors alike. We have programs for all ages and interests. We produce many special events throughout the year along with the quarterly Village Newsletter.

Programs, Classes & Activities

All of our youth athletics programs are recreational and are run directly by Village staff. Our Travel Club organizes group outings to arts and cultural events along with local casinos and to attractions throughout Florida and beyond. We have many facilities that are available to rent and we offer various exercise and special interest classes for both residents and visitors to participate in.

Youth Soccer League

Current spring season has been cancelled. League is for children 5-17 years. Cost per child is $85.00 for Residents and $115.00 for Non-Residents. The program fee includes uniform shirt, socks, and shorts. Shin guards are required. Coaches and Sponsors are needed. Planning for Fall Soccer is underway with registration beginning the first of August.  Fall Soccer will run September to November.

Youth Basketball League

The Summer 2020 Youth Basketball League has been cancelled. The Village of Palm Springs Youth Basketball Program is a coed recreational basketball program.  New age divisions being added for summer 2020!  Minimum age is 7 years old on September 1, 2020. The program fee includes shorts and jersey. Coaches and Sponsors are needed.

Youth Flag Football  League

The Village of Palm Springs Youth Flag Football League is a coed recreational flag football program. Registration for the 2020-2021 season begins in November. Age as of September 1, 2020 will determine playing age.  Each participant will get a mouthpiece, shirt and shorts.  League provides flags. Coaches and Sponsors are needed.  

*iSport360 is an app to help players sharpen their skills in sports such as Baseball, Basketball, Futsal,Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer and Volleyball. It can be downloaded from the Apple or Google store. (The Village is providing this for information purposes only and does not endorse any specific app or service)