Posted on: November 9, 2017

Holiday Events Abound in Allen

Holiday Events 2017

Allen is getting in the holiday spirit with a wide range of festive events, providing fun for all ages!

  • Letters to Santa, Nov. 20 - Dec. 11: Place a letter in Santa's mailbox and get a personal response sent to your home. (FREE)
  • 6th Annual Great Turkey Skat...
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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: November 10, 2017

New Online Registration System

ACTIVE Net

Allen Parks and Recreation is switching to a new online registration system, making it even easier to sign up for your favorite programs, classes and special events at all of the recreation facilities. The new registration system will go live beginning on...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: November 10, 2017

PARD Center Supervisor Wins Horizons Award

TRAPS North Horizons Award

Allen Parks and Recreation's Jonathan McCloskey, the Center Supervisor for Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium and Ford Pool, was honored with the distinguished 2017 Horizons Award from the Texas Recreation and Park Society (TRAPS) North region.

The Horizons Award a...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: November 8, 2017

Letters to Santa

Letters to Santa

Santa is placing mailboxes in Allen so children can send him letters directly!

Youth ages 1-12 can write a letter to Santa and drop it in one of his mailboxes from Nov. 20 to Dec. 11. at Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium or Joe Farmer Recreation Center.

Letters wil...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: November 9, 2017

Swim With Santa

Swim With Santa

Join Santa for a swim, and tell him what you would like for Christmas!

A special "Swim With Santa" event is being held from 5:30-7:45 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 15 at Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium.

Santa is available for pictures for those with their own ca...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: November 9, 2017

Holiday Celebration

Holiday Celebration

Santa is coming to town to celebrate the holiday season!

A "Holiday Celebration" with activities such as cookie decorating, crafts and games will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 16 at Joe Farmer Recreation Center.

Story time with ...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: November 9, 2017

Drop & Shop Holiday Skate

Holiday Skate

Enjoy on-ice games and activities, including pictures with Santa and more at this special holiday-themed open skate event

The "Drop & Shop Holiday Skate" presented by Oak Brook School will be held from 3:15-6:15 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 16 at A...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: November 9, 2017

Breakfast With Santa

Breakfast With Santa

Have breakfast with Santa as he takes a break from his toy shop and refuels for the day!

A special "Breakfast With Santa" event is being held from 9-11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 19 at Joe Farmer Recreation Center.

Bring your camera to get a picture...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: July 19, 2017

Winter/Spring 2018 Recreation Guide

LIFE (Winter/Spring 2018)

The Winter/Spring 2018 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...

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Parks & Recreation