The City of Fenton is called the "City of Parks" due to its extensive park and recreation system. The City has seven fully developed parks on 350 plus acres including soccer fields, ball diamonds, sand volleyball courts, basketball courts, tennis courts, playgrounds, fishing ponds, and approximately three miles of bike/pedestrian paths through the City. The parks include: Fenton City Park, Bud Weil Memorial Park, Fenton Meramec Greenway, Olde Towne Plaza Riverside Park, Valiant Park, and Westside Park. Plans are being developed for the former Fabick property in the heard of the City. These plans include trails and some passive uses.
RiverChase of Fenton is a recreation center located at 900 Horan Road. The 72,000 s.f. complex opened its doors on June 25, 1999. It houses the Department of Parks and Recreation and annually hosts many special events and over 200 programs for all ages. Amenities include two outdoor pools, and indoor leisure pool, fitness area with indoor track, basketball/volleyball courts, a game room, meeting rooms, aerobics room and children's rooms.