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boys-in-pool_1.jpgAllen Recreation Centers & Allen Public Pools


Below is our online directory list of Allen Recreation Centers. Allen has alot of Rec Centers and Public Pools, even a natatorium. Many of the Rec Centers have activities for kids. We will list them on our Event Calendar for your convenience.

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Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium

Phone: 214-509-4770
Address: 110 E. Rivercrest, Allen, TX
Google Map: click here
Cost: Adult $4; Children ages 3-17 yrs $3; Seniors $3; Children Under 2 yrs are FREE.

 The facility contains 7,000 square feet of leisure waters, a 25-yard by 25-meter competition pool, 5,000 square feet fitness facility, an aerobics room, a climbing wall, and related support facilities.

The natatorium consists of two indoor pools. One being a competitive pool with two 1-meter diving boards and the other being a leisure pool featuring a flume slide, interactive water play elements, and a lazy river. The leisure pool also has three 25-yard fitness lanes, a spa and a large outdoor deck.

Ford Pool

Phone: 214-509-4790
Address: 632 Park Place Drive, Allen
Google Map: click here
Hours: Ford Pool opens for the summer season only. See website for more details
Cost: $1.75/person; Children 6 years and younger - Free

Joe Farmer Recreation Center

Phone: 214-509-4750
Address: 1201 E. Bethany, Allen, Texas 75002
Google Map: click here
Hours: Mon. - Thurs @ 6am - 10pm; Fri @ 6am - 9pm; Sat @ 10am - 6pm; Sun @ 1pm - 6pm

The Joe Farmer Recreation Center has a fitness room, full-size gym, two racquetball courts, walking/jogging track, game room, locker rooms, meeting rooms and a hillside amphitheater. Membership is required to use the facility

The Edge @ Allen Station Park

Phone: 214-509-4760
Address: 201 E. St. Mary, Allen
Hours: 8am - 11pm
Cost: Outdoor amenities - free & open to the public

Located on the south end of Allen Station Park, the complex features a concrete skate park, two roller-hockey rinks, in-line hockey rink, BMX track and visitor center. The skate park is now the largest outdoor facility of its kind in the state. . BMX track hours are from 8 a.m. to dusk.

The Edge Visitors Center (formerly the Youth Center)

Phone: 214-509-4760
Address: 201 E. St. Mary, Allen, TX 75013
Google Map: click here
Hours: Summer: Mon - Sat @12-9pm; Sun @ 1-6pm; School Year: Mon-Fri @ 3-8pm; Sat @ 12-8pm; Sun @ 1-6pm
Ages: Computer lab & media room are limited access areas for youth 10 - 17 years

4000 sq. ft. facility with a media room, computer lab, game room and snack bar. The central open area of the center is open to parents and youth visiting or utilizing The Edge.

A computer lab is equipped with 12 computers, printer and software.

Media room consists of five televisions including one wide screen television for watching movies, music videos, etc. Play Station and X Box systems will be available for use on the four smaller televisions.