Children playing basketball

Durham Parks and Recreation (DPR) coordinates a wide variety of sports for all ages. From volleyball to soccer, kickball to basketball, there are lots of opportunities for you to Play More with DPR.

Inclement Weather

Weather cancellation information: 919-560-4636.

Athletic Field Rentals

Athletic fields, tennis courts and basketball courts can be rented for group play during certain times of the day. Visit the Athletic Field Rental page for more information.


DPR is always looking for volunteers. The following programs rely on volunteer assistance:

  • Little Tykes Basketball
  • Little Tykes Soccer
  • Bitty Ball
  • Youth Basketball
  • DPR Tennis Academy
  • Co-Ed Soccer Academy
  • Durham Girls Soccer League

If you are interested in volunteering, please fill out the Volunteer Application Form and an Athletics staff member will be in touch.

Durham Long Ball

The Durham Long Ball Program is operated through an outside organization. Please visit their website for information.

Thank you to Harris Teeter for being a sponsor of
DPR's Youth Athletic Leagues!

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