Posted on: September 18, 2017

Swim Teams Practicing at Ford Pool

Ford Pool Swim team

Ford Pool is closed for the 2017 season, but area swim teams are using the facility this week to practice.

The Allen High School and Metroplex Aquatics swim teams will be practicing from 6-8 a.m. and 2-5 p.m. from September 18-24 at Ford Pool, while Don Ro...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: September 14, 2017

Family Night: Campout & Movie

Tents at Bethany Lakes Park

Families are invited to camp out under the stars and enjoy some quality family fun right here in Allen!

The "Family Night: Campout & Movie" will be held from 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 14 to 9 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 15 at Bethany Lakes Park, located...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: September 11, 2017

Now Hiring: Water Safety Instructors

Swim Instruction at DRN

Open positions are currently available for Water Safety Instructors and Swim Teaching Assistants at Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium!

In order to teach as a Water Safety Instructor (starting pay: $10.71 per hour), you must first attend all classes within the Wate...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: August 25, 2017

Collin County Tournament of Champions

CCTC Picture

Registration is now open for the first Dawson Private Wealth Collin County Tournament of Champions, a two-person team golf tournament for players of all skill levels, happening Oct. 7-8 at The Courses at Watters Creek.

“The Courses at Wa...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: September 11, 2017

Allen Community Garage Sale

Joe Farmer Garage Sale

Come discover a variety of treasures at bargain prices or make some extra money selling the items you were thinking of throwing away!

The Allen Community Garage Sale is happening from 7 a.m. to noon on Oct. 7 in the Joe Farmer Recreation Center parking lot...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: July 19, 2017

Fall 2017 Recreation Guide

Recreation Guide

The Fall 2017 edition of Allen Parks and Recreation's LIFE activities guide is now available!

Learn about all of the upcoming programs, classes and special events happening in Allen.

The guide can be viewed online now and will be available at all o...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: September 12, 2017

Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium Cleaning Week

DRN Building Exterior

As part of the Allen Parks and Recreation Department’s annually scheduled maintenance, various facilities are closed throughout the year in order to work on equipment, deep clean, touch up paint and complete various projects as needed.

Don Rodenb...

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Parks & Recreation