Parks and Recreation


We would like to welcome you to Athens Parks & Recreation.
It is a pleasure to serve the citizens of Athens.

Office hours
Monday – Friday 6:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Contact Us
Phone: 256 233-8740
Fax: 256 233-8742
Email Contact Form
Facebook: Athens Recreation
Rec. Center Address: P.O. Box 1089 Athens, AL 35612
Sportsplex Address: 1403 Hwy 31 N Athens, AL 35611

Director: Ben Wiley


Recreation News 

Youth Volleyball registration will be April 1 - 30.  The fee is $35/person.

 Leagues that will be offered are 3rd-4th, 5th-6th, & 7th-8th.


Youth Tennis will register April 1 - 30.  The fee is $40/person.  

Instructional dates will be May 8, 15, 22, 29, & June 5, 12.


Congratulations to our 11-12 All-Star Basketball team

for winning the ARPA District 1 Tournament.


The Athens Parks & Recreation was awarded the 2014 ARPA State Softball Tournament!  It will be hosted at the Athens Sportsplex July 11-13, 2014.


 For more information on specific leagues click the link on the left side of the page.




If you are looking for free family entertainment,

come visit the Athens Sportsplex to watch youth baseball, softball, soccer games. 








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