News Releases

  1. Department of Parks and Recreation Holiday Schedule for Labor Day 2019

    The Department of Parks and Recreation facilities will operate on the following schedule this Labor Day, Monday, September 2, 2019: Read on...
  2. M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation Gymnast Wins Gold Medal in Women’s Individual Trampoline

    The M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation sends congratulations to Jessica Stevens, a gymnast at Fairland Sports and Aquatics Complex, on placing first in the 2019 USA Gymnastics Championships in Des Moines, Iowa. Her performance at these Read on...
  3. Aviation Museum Teams Up with Smithsonian Channel and Blue Star Families to Celebrate 50th Anniversa

    Half a century after humanity’s first step on the Moon, the College Park Aviation Museum is hosting a screening of Smithsonian Channel’s THE DAY WE WALKED ON THE MOON, Saturday, July 20. Bring your blankets, chairs, picnic fare, and friends to watch this Read on...
  4. M-NCPPC RESPONDS TO SUPREME COURT DECISION ON THE PEACE CROSS

    Today, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled the Bladensburg Peace Cross Memorial does not violate the Establishment Clause. The memorial can continue to stand on public land. The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission Read on...
  5. Kicking-Off A ‘Safe Summer’ with Xtreme Teens Annual TeenFest

    Hosted annually by the M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation, Prince George’s County’s Xtreme Teens, TeenFest plays an important role as the kick-off event of their signature ‘Safe Summer’ program. Occurring every June, TeenFest is a whirlwind Read on...
  6. M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation Presents Summer Concert Series

    The Department of Parks and Recreation is providing fun in the sun all summer long through our Arts in the Parks series. This program provides a variety of free performances at parks throughout Prince George’s County where the whole family can groove Read on...
  7. M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation Holiday Schedule for Independence Day 2019

    The Department of Parks and Recreation facilities will operate on the following schedule this Independence Day, Thursday, July 4, 2019: Read on...
  8. M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation Honored at the MAEOE

    Patuxent River Park and Clearwater Nature Center, both part of The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, Department of Parks and Recreation, Prince George’s County, were recertified as 2019 Maryland Green Centers by the MAEOE. Read on...
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