Parks and Recreation Department, City of La Porte, manages more than 20 parks and recreational facilities, and organizes community events. The parks offer various sports activities to visitors, including baseball, softball, soccer, football, and bicycling and jogging tracks. It also offers various amenities that include a senior center, special populations centers, and rental facilities used for a variety of social gatherings, community functions and wedding receptions by the residents. The recreational activities offered by the department include a fitness center, bayside sylvan beach pavilion and parks, wave pool, riding arena and swimming pools. Parks and Recreation Department is located in La Porte, Texas.