Welcome to the MRPA Website

Thank you for visiting the MRPA Website. The Massachusetts Recreation and Park Association is a non-profit professional organization dedicated to the promotion, development, and improvement of all recreation and park services within the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.  We provide resources and training to local Recreation and Park Departments but have on direct control over any facilities or programs.  You can find links to individual communities by CLICKING HERE.

31st  State Conference and Trade Show

Mark your calendars!

2016 Conference Dates

Ocean Edge Resort
March 21, 22 and 23, 2016

 ocean edge



Sudbury Park and Recreation Department
Earns National Accreditation in Parks and Recreation

Mark of distinction recognizes commitment to highest level of service to the community

 Click here for Details








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Programs in Local
Communities Click here.

Programs and Locations of
Department of Conservation
and Recreation State Parks
Click here.

MRPA Affiliates


USTA is a not-for-profit organization committed to promoting and developing the growth of tennis and increasing participation in the sport in New England by offering quality recreational and competitive programs for people of all ages and abilities.

MRPA is a state affiliate of the National Recreation and Park Association

For links to other associations click here.