Recreation & Tourism
Our Mission Statement:
Our mission is to provide a safe, hazard, violence and drug free environment for the citizens of Lake City and the surrounding community to recreate. We will strive to offer a well- organized program of athletics which will allow participants to learn the basic fundamentals of the sport, cooperation, moral development, sportsmanship and leadership.
The Recreation Department stresses participation and fun over winning with a goal of producing superior citizens as well as better athletes. Our motto is “Everyone Plays”
For more information, contact the Lake City Department of Recreation and Tourism at 843-394-3045.
LAKE CITY YOUTH BECOME 10U DIVISION II
EASTERN DISTRICT CHAMPIONS
The City of Lake City's Recreation & Tourism Department 10U All Stars participated in the Eastern District 10U Basketball Tournament held at the Dillon Wellness Center in Dillion on Saturday, Feb. 26, 2022.
The Lake City All Stars defeated the City of Loris All Stars in the first game, the City of Mullins All Stars in game two, and the Cheraw All Stars in their third game to capture the 10U Boys Division II Eastern District Championship.
Members of the team include, from left, sitting: Grady Long and Fisher Strickland; kneeling: La’Dashia Kennedy, Tyler Fulton, and Jordan Wallace; standing: Hannah Riles, Jayce Edwards, Chandler McKenzie, and Christian Scott. Not pictured: Sy’Quan Hickson. Back row are coaches Carlos Dallas, Antwan Graham, and Hal Edwards Jr.
On March 5, the Lake City All Stars team participated in the 10U Boys State Tournament held at Pearl Moore Basketball Center in Florence. They were defeated by the Westminster All Stars in a close 35-33 game. The City of Lake City is very proud of our children.
Volunteers for the Lake City Recreation and Tourism Department work extremely hard by volunteering their services year round as coaches for football, basketball, baseball and softball.
The Recreation and Tourism Department rents the big room at Lions Park for parties, showers, meetings and other events.
The Department of Recreation and Tourism consists of six parks.
See the calendar of events for dates for the upcoming year.
Look who got a new playground equipment........ DEW PARK! Come out and enjoy this new playground equipment. Our beautiful parks and recreation leagues give Lake City residents plenty of ways to play!