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Posted on: November 21, 2019

Plans Take Shape for Allen’s Next Recreation Center

Concept rendering of large public building featuring glass entrance and rotunda

The City of Allen is preparing to hire architects and engineers to design Allen’s newest recreation center.

Allen City Council approved the Exchange Parkway Feasibility Study during the November 12 meeting. This 72-page document provides conceptual designs...

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

Winter/Spring 2020 Recreation Guide

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The Winter/Spring 2020 edition of Allen Parks and Recreation's LIFE in Allen activity guide is now available!

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

The guide can be viewed online now, and pro...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: November 14, 2019

North Pole

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Stop by Santa’s workshop at Joe Farmer Recreation Center!

North Pole will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, December 14 at Joe Farmer Recreation Center. 

Create toys as an honorary elf and shop for gifts at Santa’s toy store. Then en...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: November 7, 2019

2019 Holiday Bash at The Edge

2019 Holiday Bash at The Edge Skate Park and Visitor Center

Come out to the skate park at The Edge for a fun-filled day of scooter, skateboard and BMX competitions! 

The 2019 Holiday Bash will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, December 14 at the Skate Park. 

The event is open to ages 6-25...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 21, 2019

"Holidays On Ice" Show

2018 Holidays On Ice

Celebrate the holidays by watching a fun show on the ice!

Join Allen Community Ice Rink as they present the annual "Holidays on Ice" show from 4-6 p.m. on December 15 in Allen Event Center.

The show will feature the Allen Academy of Skating and Al...

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

Fall 2019 Recreation Guide

Fall 2019 LIFE Guide (Newsflash)

The Fall 2019 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 program registration can ...

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