The goal of the Department of Parks and Recreation is to provide opportunities for recreation to all citizens regardless of family structure, income,
gender, or ethnic origin. This commitment involves the opportunity
to achieve full recreational experiences through individual, team,
and family activities.
What's Happening around the city Recreation Centers?
Brahan Spring Recreation Center
The City of Huntsville Parks and Recreation Department and the Huntsville Madison County Senior Center are working together to offer ZUMBA GOLD Classes at the Brahan Spring Recreation Center. These classes will begin on October 5th and will be held on Monday and Wednesday mornings from 8:15-9:15! There is a nominal fee of $2.50 per class or $25 per month. Call Carolyn Rhodes at 256-513-8292 to register or to pay by credit card!
The City of Huntsville Parks and Recreation Department and the Huntsville Madison County Senior Center are working together to offer SENIOR YOGA classes at the Brahan Spring Recreation Center. These classes will begin on October 6th and will be held on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 8:15-9:15! There is a nominal fee of $2.50 per class or $25 per month. Call Carolyn Rhodes at 256-513-8292 to register or to pay by credit card!
Huntsville Men's Winter Basketball League - Starts January 14, 2016
Monday and Thursday nights - 10 game season and tournament $325 Team
ZUMBA GOLD SENIORS - DANCE CLASS - MONDAY, WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY at 8:10-9:10 AM
Men's Winter Basketball League - Starting July 27, 2015 (Monday/Thursday)
J.E. WILLIAMS GYM
SOUL LINE DANCE
ZUMBA Class - THURSDAYS (5:30pm-6:30pm)
Youth Art Classes 2015 - June 11, 18, 25 amd July 9, 16
Volleyball Clinic (June 15-16) 5:30-7:00pm
OPTIMIST RECREATION CENTER
Walk for Life
Volleyball Clinic 2015 - Auguist 3-4, 2015
Pickleball - Monday, Wednesday, & Friday
Senior Volleyball - Monday, Wednesday, & Friday
For additional information on any of these programs, please call the appropriate facility.
The City of Huntsville Parks and Recreation Department
provides leisure time activities
through a zone-based services concept. The City is divided
geographically into four
zones, each providing activities through
leagues located within the zones. In addition, Huntsvilles
Youth Services Program
is housed in two of the City's recreation centers.
The City of Huntsville also provides quality
recreation facilities designed to encourage tourism and increase revenue
aquatic programs, as well as through the operation of several disc golf courses,
Hays Nature Preserve, Metro Kiwanis SportsPlex, Merrimack Soccer Complex, Splash Pad, Lydia Gold Skatepark and the City of Huntsville Dog Spot.
In our efforts to provide recreational opportunities to all citizens of Huntsville, the Department offers a Special Populations program for the physically and mentally challenged from pre-school through senior citizens. This program originates in the Max Luther Community Center.
Finally, the department is committed to
provide wholesome family entertainment
in a non-competitive atmosphere for leisure time enjoyment,
in addition to striving to offer a
continual program of
Facility Use Applications
Please print the appropriate application, complete it and submit it to the facility you are requesting to use. Applications should be submitted a minimum of 2 weeks prior to the requested usage to allow time for processing.
Facility Use Application for JAYCEE BLDG/FAIRGROUNDS/BIG SPRING PARK & KIDS SPACE FACILITY and Facility Use Application (all other locations)