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
Adult Soccer Tournament (18 & up) Sept 23- Registering until September 20. $200 per team
September 1-30 - Archery registration $25 (ages 8 & up)
September 15 - October 15 - Youth Basketball Registration (ages 5-16) $50
September 16 - Big Spring Park Duck & Run 5K
October 7 - Sportsplex Car Show
October 7 - Big Spring Park Wacky Quacky Ducky Derby
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. Super Circuit with Brittany Monday, Wednesday and Friday @ 9:00 a.m. Tuesday and Thursday @ 8:45 p.m.
To develop, operate, and maintain a parks & recreation system which improves the quality of life for citizens and visitors through sports, parks, and programs.