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The City of Florissant Parks and Recreation Department offers a vast array of Parks and Recreation opportunities to the community. The City has twenty parks comprising almost 400 acres with a variety of attractions. Florissant is home to two Recreation Facilities. The James J Eagan Community Center includes a gymnasium for rent and open basketball play, an indoor swimming pool with a variety of programming, a covered outdoor ice rink, a fitness center, a game room, a 600 seat theater, and several meeting rooms available for rent. The John F Kennedy Community Center includes a gymnasium for rent and open basketball play, a game room, a fitness center, a racquetball court, and meeting rooms available for rent. The City of Florissant is also home to two outdoor water parks. Koch Park Family Aquatic Center includes a play structure,  two otter slides, lily pads, a lazy river, and plenty of room to swim. Bangert Pool includes a play structure, a large water slide, two smaller slides, two diving boards, and area to swim.  Located in Florissant as well, is a beautiful 18 hole Golf Course. This storied course has drawn some of the best golfers in the state, and the City has put in more than $1 million in renovations and improvements. The Parks & Recreation Department is also happy to provide a variety of recreation programs, services, and special events to the community. Florissant Residents enjoy many privileges with their Florissant Resident Card, including access to open gym, the game rooms, the fitness centers, and discounted rates on any rentals, classes, events, and at our pools and ice rink. More information on obtaining a Florissant Resident Card is under the Topics of Interest. All Florissant residents age 4 or older are eligible for resident cards. See a link to our current brochure below for more information on classes, events, rentals and more! Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter! 

  JJE   Fitness Center   Ferdinand Park

James J Eagan Center
1 James J Eagan Drive
John F Kennedy Community Center

315 Howdershell Rd

Free Mulch

Spring 2017 Guide

Summer 2017 Guide

Pound Fitness Class

Jr. Counselor Application

Summer Playground Applications 2017


The City of Florissant has an ongoing commitment and obligation to ensure the highest level of public safety for its citizens and staff.  Consequently, in the event of hazardous weather, emergency situations, or potentially unsafe conditions, it may become necessary to alter the hours of operation for some or all City facilities.  

For the latest information on closures, cancellations or postponements of Parks & Recreation Department facilities, programs or services, please call the "Facilities and Programs Hotline" at 314-266-7335 or find us on Facebook.


Hotline Phone Number: 314-266-7335