Parks & Recreation

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Welcome to Athens Parks and Recreation. It is a pleasure to serve the citizens of Athens.
Visit the Athens Recreation Facebook Page.

Family Entertainment

If you are looking for free family entertainment, come visit one of our 7 parks or the Athens Sportsplex and watch youth baseball, softball, soccer games. 

Upcoming Events in Recreation

  • 2-Day Basketball Tournament: Adult (18 & over) Basketball Tournament June 23-24. Registration May 15- June 15. $200 per team (10 players allowed on roster) Contact Zane for more info @ 256-233-8740 or
  • Saturday July 1st: Wiffle Ball Tournament @ Robert Allen Tinnon Park (5th Ave Baseball Reunion)


Come join some of our exciting classes:
Karate (Mondays (Advance), Tuesdays (Beginner), and Thursdays (All Levels)  at 6:30 p.m.)
Zumba with Jennifer Monday and Thursday at 5:30 p.m. &  Saturday at 9:00 a.m. and Sunday at 2:30 p.m.
Super Circuit with Brittany Tuesdays & Thursdays @ 8:30 a.m. and Wednesday nights @ 7 & 8:30 p.m.

Mission Statement

To develop, operate, and maintain a parks & recreation system which improves the quality of life for citizens and visitors through sports, parks, and programs.