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Parks and Recreation

Parks and Recreation

Our nationally-recognized program offers a variety of learning, recreation and leisure activities for all ages! With 52 developed parks, College Station Parks and Recreation's fun-filled amenities are right next door. Relax by one of our pools, jog through one of our nature trails, or get involved in one of our sports or community programs. There's something for everyone!

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Hard copies available at City Hall, Stephen C. Beachy Central Park, Southwood Community Center, Lincoln Recreation Center and Larry J. Ringer Library.

The Games of Texas is an annual event that is governed by the Texas Amateur Athletic Federation, a non-profit organization representing municipal park and recreation departments and related organizations throughout the state.

The City of College Station in collaboration with the City of Bryan and Texas A&M University will host the 2014 games, July 31- Aug. 4. with a total of 10 sport venues including; archery, disc golf, lifeguard training competition, skateboarding, golf, boxing, soccer, swimming, tennis and track & field.

To accomodate the Games of Texas, the following College Station facilities will be closed:

  • Adamson Lagoon & Thomas Pool: Closed July 31- Aug. 3
  • Lincoln Recreation Center Youth Program: Closed July 31- Aug. 1

For more information on the Games of Texas, visit or call 979.764.3486.

Youth Programs
Adult Programs
Senior Adult Programs
Special Events
Summer Camps
Field Status

Community Programs
G. Hysmith Skate Park
Historic Preservation
Kids Klub
Larry J. Ringer Public Library
Lincoln Recreation Center
Southwood Community Center
Wolf Pen Creek

City Events
City Contacts | Parks Staff
Online Registration
• Parks & Amenities |  Parks Map
Parks Rules & Regulations
Standard of Care for Elementary Age (PDF)

*Reservations and classes are subject to a $20 transfer/cancellation fee.

Stephen C. Beachy Central Park
1000 Krenek Tap Road
College Station, TX 77840
979.764.3486  |
Office hours are Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.




7/31/2014 - 8/4/2014
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Last updated: 7/21/2014 3:03:54 PM