Parks, Trails, & Recreation

ParksShawnee Park Aerial

The City of Xenia is home to 12 local parks that each offer a variety of amenities including playgrounds, picnic shelters, outdoor fitness equipment, basketball courts, a skate park, baseball & softball diamonds, walking paths, fishing areas, and more! In 2016 some terrific new amenities were added including a splash pad and a frisbee golf course. 


Did you know Xenia is the Bicycle Capital of the Midwest? Ready to hit the trails? View/download/print a copy of the most recent Miami Valley Bike Guide (PDF) or visit our Bike Paths & Trails Page for more information.

Recreation and Events Commission (X-REC)

The Recreation and Evets Commission (X-REC), formally known as BRACA,  provides recreational opportunities such as an annual Fishing Derby and an annual Easter Egg Hunt. They also partner with a downtown business group to present Hometown Christmas each year.

Activities & Events

Please check our Community Events page frequently for announcements on upcoming activities and events that are going on in the City.