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


Upcoming Events in Recreation

Athens will be hosting the 2016 Cal Ripken 8U State Baseball Tournament Saturday, June 25 - Tuesday, June 28.  Click here for the pool play & bracket play schedule & results.

Fall Soccer registration will be June 20 - July 20 for ages 5 - 13.  The age control date is July 31, but 4 year olds can play as long as they turn 5 by Dec. 31.  The registration fee is $50.

Youth Volleyball opening day will be June 20.

Adult Softball opening day will be June 20

Come join some of our exciting classes:


Karate (Mondays, Tuesdays, & Thursays at 6:30 p.m.)






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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