Welcome to the Portsmouth, Virginia Department of Parks, Recreation and Leisure Services


To create life enriching experiences and beautiful environments in partnership with citizens, businesses and organizations.


To create a community where the benefits of recreation are recognized and valued through comprehensive quality programs, excellent facilities, and beautiful parks and open spaces.

Introducing ActiveNet Online Registration System

Sign up for 6 to Six, camps, leagues and other programs for the convenience of your own home!

Step 1:

Visit our ActiveNet link to create an account. We encourage you to do this yourself. This is an easy process and only needs to be done once!

Step 2:

After creating your account, you are ready to register for one of our many programs.

Step 3: