BAYFRONT PARK RECREATION CENTER REOPENS MONDAY, JANUARY 9, 2017. THE REST OF THE BAYFRONT PARK IS STILL UNDER CONSTRUCTION. COMPLETION OF BAYFRONT PARK IS ON SCHEDULE TO BE COMPLETED JUNE 2017.
The Bayfront Park Recreation Center is a public recreation facility run by the Town of Longboat Key. Its goal is to provide affordable, wholesome recreation for Youth, Adult, and Senior citizens. This includes leisure and recreational sports, organized sports leagues and activities, educational programs, cultural classes and seminars, social functions, and special events for all ages and interests. We constantly strive to add new and quality programs to better serve the community.
The park is open from 5:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., except with special permission. Our parking lot is located at 4052 Gulf of Mexico Drive.
Bayfront Park provides the perfect setting for your next birthday party, office picnic, family reunion, or wedding. Picnic tables are available overlooking the athletic field and playground. Our building is used for a myriad of purposes, including public service lectures and seminars sponsored by various clubs and area businesses for the community’s welfare.
Some of the amenities found at Bayfront Park Recreation Center are a 1,350 square foot activity room, basketball court, shuffleboard courts, picnic tables, playgrounds, a multi-purpose ball field for soccer and softball, and pickelball and tennis courts.
Tennis courts are first-come, first-served with single play limited to one (1) hour of play, doubles to one and one-half (1 1/2) hours of play, when others are waiting for court time. Courts are available for play until 10PM from November 1 through April 30; lights are out for turtle season May 1 through October 31 each year.
Alcohol is prohibited on the grounds of Bayfront Park without special permission. Smoking is prohibited inside and underneath the building. Dogs are not permitted in the park without permission.
Longboat Key Public Works Department, 600 General Harris Street, Longboat Key FL 34228“Whatever It Takes!”Phone: (941) 316-1988 Fax: (941) 316-1984Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday 8AM – 5PMDelivery Hours: Monday - Friday 8AM – 3:30PMAfter hours water and sewer emergencies: (941) 316-1977