Current Partnership Opportunities

We have a variety of opportunities available through our formal processes.

Commercial activity in a City of Seattle requires a permit or a contract. An Activity Use permit is issued to groups who operate fitness groups (i.e. boot camps, yoga, running camps, running training) or outdoor education classes. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
The City of Seattle Parks and Recreation Department (SPR) is requesting proposals from qualified firms (proposers) to provide healthy food and beverage vending machine services at designated SPR facilities. SPR invites firms to submit proposals to install, maintain, operate and service food and beverage vending machines without cost to the Department. SPR will select the proposer who best demonstrates the ability to provide healthy, affordable, safe, and reliable food and beverage vending machine services to SPR patrons and employees while paying reasonable concession fees. The agreement period will be for five years and may be extended for an additional five-year term.
Seattle Parks and Recreation (SPR) is seeking a professional services team to design a new Green Lake Community Center and Pool. The existing community center and pool are located on the east shore of Green Lake in Seattle, Washington. The center is one of twenty-six community centers in the city. It is one of several public amenities located within Green Lake Park and is open to the public year-round for program-related and drop-in recreational use. To select the design team, SPR is issuing a Request for Qualifications on October 14, 2019. The full RFQ information package and associated documents can be viewed and downloaded at the City's Consultant Connection site. The Deadline for submittals is 5:00 p.m. PST on Seattle November 8, 2019.
The City of Seattle Department of Parks and Recreation is seeking proposals for the redevelopment and renovation of Building 18 located within Magnuson Park. Building 18 is an approximately 13,247-square foot, 2-story brick building. Through this Request for Proposal (RFP), SPR is seeking a proposer(s) which can make a significant capital investment in exchange for a long-term Agreement. Proposals should include the management and operation of recreation, arts and cultural, or environmental programming that will be open to the public.
Seattle Parks and Recreation is interested in securing seasonal partners to operate food service, activities and group fitness in various park locations throughout the City of Seattle. Locations vary with sites appropriate for carts, food trucks and other self-contained service businesses. Applications can be downloaded, picked up in person at the address below, or you may request a packet be mailed to you. Small businesses, Women and/or Minority Businesses (WMBE) are encouraged to submit proposals.
The City of Seattle Department of Parks and Recreation is seeking proposals for the construction and operation of a Junior Golf Clubhouse. The successful respondent will offer high quality junior golf programs at the Jefferson Park Golf Course which is located at 4101 Beacon Ave S, Seattle, WA 98108.