LGBTQ

Welcome to Seattle Parks and Recreation LGBTQ resource page!

Seattle Parks has many services and activities of interest to the many diverse people which live, work and play in Seattle, including opportunities of interest to LGBTQ community.  Click on the links below to find out more.

Visit our blog post about LGBTQ events happening at our pools, parks and community centers throughout the 2018 summer.

National Coming Out Day at Hiawatha Community Center

Thursday, October 11: Live performances by the Give Back Brass Band, dance workshops by Boom Dance Studios, art projects, food, and LGBTQ  resources at Hiawatha Community Center, 2700 California Avenue SW in West Seattle, from 5 - 7 pm. Please call 206-684-7441 for more information. Organizations wanting to be part of the celebration, please send andrea.sisco@seattle.gov an email.

Teen Programs

Seattle Parks and Recreation is dedicated to providing safe and welcoming spaces for all teens, including LGBTQ teens. For general information on teen programming, visit the Seattle Parks Teens web page or the Seattle Parks Teen Jobs webpage.

LGBTQ Seniors

Find out about Lifelong Recreation programs for those 50+ by visiting www.seattle.gov/parks/find/lifelong-recreation-(50) or calling (206) 684-4951.

The Lifelong Recreation 50+ unit has partnered with Generations Aging with Pride to develop "Rainbow Recreation" programs and activities specifically for LGBTQ adults 50+ and their friends. Quarterly activities include movies, exercise classes, art classes, and field trips.

Weddings and Ceremonies

Find out more about our many scenic and intimate indoor and outdoor venues by visiting the Weddings and Ceremonies web page or by calling (206) 684-4081.

Contact

Discover our many parks, facilities, programs, activities and fun things to do by visiting the Seattle Parks and Recreation home page or calling our main desk at (206) 684-4075, Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Find out more about SeQual: the City of Seattle LGBTQ Employees for Equality Association by visiting the SEqualSeattle Facebook page.