Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services

About the PaRCS Department

The mission of the Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services (PaRCS) department is to enrich and inspire the Burien community through high-quality experiences, people, and places. Our department promotes a healthy, livable community with opportunities for physical activity as well as personal and cultural enrichment.

PaRCS Customer Service Hours (phone/email)

Monday – Thursday, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Burien Community Center Hours

Monday – Thursday, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Building closed 2 – 3 p.m., but staff available by phone.

Instructors wanted—connect with passion, build a community!

Have a passion to share? Burien PaRCS hires contracted instructors to provide fitness, health and wellness, art, ceramics, dance and enrichment classes for a growing community. If you are interested in hearing more about how to become an instructor and/or have a program that you would like to offer in Burien, complete the Program Proposal Form and email it to [email protected].

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Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services

14700 6th Ave SW
Burien, WA 98166
Ph: (206) 988-3700
Fax: (206) 243-2784

Updated February 15, 2023.