The City of Oakland Office of Parks and Recreation is a department that operates under the government of the city of Oakland, Calif. The department offers a variety of recreational, sports and after-school programs. It provides various sports activities, including basketball, soccer, golf, volleyball, football, softball and baseball. The department organizes several special events that include fitness camps, dance competitions, tournaments and concerts. The City of Oakland Office of Parks and Recreation maintains community and recreational centers, parks, pavilions and ball fields. The department also features an aquatic complex that provides swimming activities and water safety programs. It also maintains various swimming pools.