Indian River County Parks and Recreation

Gifford Aquatic Center

Indian River County can provide you with a variety of facilities to get together with people in your community, exercise, and learn more about the place you call home. Facilities like the Gifford Aquatic Center make staying cool a little easier and a lot more fun. The Intergenerational Center provides a cool and covered venue to take part in all sorts of activities (Tai Chi anyone). The Fairgrounds and Expo Center is likely to be the event of the week, with ability to house more than just a fair. Come check out these points of interest more in depth (or visit in person).

Gifford Aquatic Center

Beat the heat and jump into the splashing pool at the Gifford Aquatic Center. This public swimming pool is 185,000 gallons of heated water and home to two enclosed water slides that thrillingly bank and shoot their occupants right into the water. A children's spray and play deck to give even more options for its younger visitors. For swimmers seeking the competitive edge, six lanes are available for competitive swimming. A multipurpose area is ideal for aquatic themed birthday parties or reunions.

Intergenerational Center

The Indian River County Intergenerational Center is a state-of-the-art indoor recreation center and event venue. Activities like Yoga, Basketball, Volleyball, Pickleball, Ballroom Dance, Qi-Gong (similar to Tai Chi), Tang Soo Do (a Korean-based martial art), Tai Chi, and Zumba Gold are available for participation at the intergenerational center. Stay tuned for more additions to the IG!

Indian River Fairground and Expo Center

The Expo Center is 139 acres of outdoor and indoor facilities. The grounds consist of 3 main facilities, including the Ag Pavilion, the Expo Center, and the Expo Pavilion. The grounds host events like Concerts, Trade Shows, Pet Shows, Weddings, Parties, Farmers Markets, Antique Shows, Agricultural Events, Boat and Car Shows, Seminars and Training, and any other kind of event that comes to mind. Come see the next big event soon. 

These three great centers for community and personal development provide the place to be throughout the year. From the waves of the Gifford Aquatic Center, to the welcoming red walls of the Intergenerational Center, as well as the Fairground and Expo Centers endless grounds for entertainment and information, there is something happening and always more to see. Come check out the Indian River Parks and Recreational Services to find out what your next big plan is.