Joe Farmer Recreation Center

Joe Farmer Recreation Center offers a variety of preschool, youth and adult classes, programs and special events. 
Register for classes and programs online or in-person. For more information, call 214.509.4750 or check out the recreation guide to find out about upcoming classes and programs at the facility. All of our facilities feature handicap-designated parking and are wheelchair accessible. Most have automatic front doors and several have extra-wide parking spaces for ramped accessible vehicles.


1201 E. Bethany Dr.
Allen, TX 75002

Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday, 6 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Friday, 6 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Saturday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sunday, 1 - 6 p.m.*

Recreation Guides
Summer Recreation Guide

Employment Opportunities

Outdoor Education Instructor
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    Joe Farmer Recreation Center closed May 23-30 for annual maintenance and deep cleaning.

    As part of the Allen Parks & 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 to complete various projects as needed. Read on...
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    Popular 'Summer Sounds Concert Series' Returning to Joe Farmer Recreation Center

    The Allen Philharmonic Orchestra and Symphony Chorus will be having a free performance at 7 p.m. on May 30 at the Joe Farmer Recreation Center, kicking off the Summer Sounds Concert Series. Read on...
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Joe Farmer Recreation Center

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