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Activities

Pasadena's city parks offer amenities to suit virtually any recreational activity. Strawberry Park, Burke Crenshaw Park, Southmore Park and Ben Briar Park have excellent fields for little league and adult league baseball. Fishermen will enjoy an afternoon at Crenshaw Park, where the pond is amply stocked with catfish, bass and, in the wintertime, rainbow trout. There also are numerous playgrounds and beautiful botanical parks and gardens located throughout the area.

Pasadena, TX Parks and Recreation

Ben Briar Park

115 Bennett/ 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. Three lighted ball fields (Patterson, Barnett, Mitchel), swings, parking lot and a worm climber.

Bliss Meadows Park

5900 South Meadow Drive
6 a.m. to sundown
4.40 acres
One half-moon basketball court, picnic area, playground, one backstop and a parking lot.

Bowling Green Park

4200 Wyatt
6 a.m. to sundown
0.69 acres
Playground, half-moon basketball court, swings and a bench.

Burke Grenshaw Park

5500 Burke Road
6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
100 acres
Lake, disc golf course, playground, covered pavilion, gazebo, restroom facilities, one pier, park benches and swings, drinking fountain, lighted walking/jogging trail (.75 mile around, 1 mile, 20 feet if you walk the figure-eight configuration), two parking lots and four girl's softball fields.

East Southmore Park

2910 Southmore
6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
40 acres
PAL Gym Recreation Facility, two micro-centers, four lighted ball fields (Gary, Henry, Harris and Gardner), swing, parking lot, slide picnic area and Y.E.S. (Youth Enrichment Services)

El Jardin Beach

500 El Jardin Dr.
6 a.m. to sundown
10 acres
Beach, park benches, picnic tables, barbecue pits and electrical outlets and a parking lot (Electrical outlets may be reserved through the Parks and Recreation Office 713.740.7062.

Fairmont Park

714 Fairmont
6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
6 acres
Picnic area, parking lot, three lighted ball fields (Bashforth, Phelps, and Peterson) and wood climbers.

Friendship Gardens

100 W. Shaw
6 a.m. to sundown
0.25 acre
Two picnic tables, flower garden and benches.

Holly Bay Court

7102 Crenshaw
6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Exercise equipment, two benches, 0.8 mile lighted walking trail (connects to Armand Bayou Walking Trail), swings, picnic area, barbecue pit, water fountain, parking lot, restroom facilities and a playground.

Memorial Park

500 W. Jackson
6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
49 acres
Covered basketball court, water fountain, play ground, picnic area, restroom facility, park benches, gazebo, soccer fields, walking/jogging trail, parking lot and skate park (Historical Museum & Strawberry House relocated to Heritage Park, 204 South Main)

Pasadena Highlands Park

400 Juanita Circle
6 a.m. to sundown
2 acres
Basketball court, benches, barbecue pits, playground, pavilion, parking lot and a walking trail.

Red Bluff Park

415 Delta
6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
6.49 acres
Recreation facility, gazebo, playground, basketball courts, picnic area, pavilion, benches, swimming pool, walking tail, parking lot and 2 backstops (Gazebo and pavilion can be rented through the Parks and Recreation Office 713.740.7062

Satsuma Park

1001 Satsuma
6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
5.76 acres
Gazebo, playground, picnic area, one covered basketball court with six goals restrooms, one backstop, swings, walking trail, and a parking lot.

Strawberry Park

2900 Lafferty
6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
50 acres
Six lighted ball fields, fifteen tennis courts, four micro-centers, three workout stations, war memorial, park benches, picnic area, barbecue pits, one pavilion with two stages, one recreation facility, two restroom facilities, one adult swimming pool, one kiddy pool, three sand volleyball courts, three decks in volleyball court area, one full-size basketball court, one-mile lighted walking/jogging trail, playground, swings, water fountain, parking lot and 15 tennis courts.

Sunset Park

914 Hart
6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
6.49 acres
Recreation facility, four basketball goals, one adult swimming pool, playground swings, benches, picnic area, parking lot and a walking trail.

Universal/All Access Playground

5200 Burke Rd. 6 a.m. to sundown
This is Pasadena's very 1st Universal/All-Access Playground! It was designed to accommodate people living with disabilities, but anyone is welcome to come and have a great time. A list of amenities will be coming soon. But, I can tell you this thing is over 7,000 sq. ft. and it is really a site to see.

Hiking and Biking

Strawberry Trail

Pasadena's Strawberry Trail is an 8 ft. wide cement trail, meant to be an alternative route from Strawberry Park to Burke/Crenshaw Park. This trail is a work in progress.

Crenshaw Rd Hike & Bike

Crenshaw Road Hike and Bike Trail is an 8 ft. wide concrete pathway. It is now open to the public.

Crenshaw Park Walking Trail

This walkway surrounds Burke/Crenshaw Lake. There is also a walkway and bridge that crosses over the lake.

Armand Bayou Hike and Bike Trail 5 miles

Armand Bayou Hike and Bike Trail (Fairmont) 2146 ft.

Pine Park Walking Trail

1131 ft Pine Park Walking Trail is 1,100 feet in circumference. It is just shy of 1/4 mile.

Satsuma Walking Trail

1574 ft Satsuma Walking Trail is roughly 1,500 feet in circumference. It is a little longer than 1/4 mile.

Red Bluff Walking Trail

1995 ft Red Bluff Walking Trail surrounds our O'Dell Harrison Recreation Center.

Sunset Walking Trails Updated May 20, 2011 1752 ft Sunset Walking Trails are located near our Peter C. Fogo Recreation Center.

Rusk Walking Trail

1110 ft Rusk Walking Trail is 1/2 mile in length

Holly Bay Walking and Running Trail

2996 ft Holly Bay Walking Trail is 3, ft. in circumference.

Deepwater Running Trail

3465 ft Deepwater Running Trail is 3,468 ft. in circumference.

Pools

Strawberry Pool

1114 Parkside, Pasadena, TX 77506
713-944-0262
Admission for Residents: $1.50
Admission for Non-Residents: $2.00
Open 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.
(Closed Wednesdays)

Public swim is closed for the season

Strawberry Pool is a 25 yard by 50 meter rectangular sized pool with a water depth starting at 3.5 feet up to 5 feet. Attached to the pool is a diving well sized at 40 feet wide and 45 feet long. Strawberry Pool also offers a wading pool for the younger inexperienced swimmers. This pool is sized at 18' by 38' and has a starting depth of 1'6” and at the deepest point 1'9”.

Strawberry Pool also has a bath house which includes: showers, change areas, lockers (locks are not provided) and restrooms.

 

Red Bluff Pool

415 Delta, Pasadena, TX 77506
713-920-1783
Admission for Residents: $1.50
Admission for Non-Residents: $2.00
Open 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.
(Closed Tuesdays)

Public swim is closed for the season

Red Bluff Pool is an irregular rectangle shape pool. The depth ranges from 3.5' to 10' with a diving well attached. Included in the deep end of the pool is a water slide. This pool is open to the public during the summer months.

 

Sunset Pool

914 Hart, Pasadena, TX 77506
713-589-1897
Admission for Residents: $1.50
Admission for Non-Residents: $2.00
Open 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.
(Closed on Mondays)

Public swim is closed for the season

This pool is a great place for family outings, friend gatherings or a place to relax under the sun. Sunset is great for all ages with amenities all can enjoy such as a water slide. The shallow end of the pool is 3 1/2 feet and is separated from the deep end of the pool with a transition rope. The City of Pasadena provides lifeguards to help serve and protect our guest during operating hours. Guests are welcome to swim with proper swimming attire such as swim suits. Jeans and t-shirts are not allowed inside the pool. Life jackets are available upon request but are limited. So, it is recommended to bring your own life jacket if necessary.
Our goal is to provide safe, well-maintained aquatic facilities that comply with state and local health and safety codes and regulations while ensuring customer satisfaction through recreation opportunities, innovative and quality programming and close monitoring of water activities for all citizens of Pasadena and its guests.

Recreation Centers for Youth

Golden Acres Recreation Center

5001 Oak
Pasadena, TX 77503
Phone: 281-998-0284
Operating Hours: Monday – Friday: 3 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Rental Information

Size 33' x 47'

Max. Capacity per Fire Marshal: 100

Max. Capacity for seating: 70

Min. Rental 4 Hours: $150.00

Non-Resident Fee: $20.00

Security Deposit: $100

Additional Fee per Hour:$20.00

Golden Acres is a rental facility that is located on park-grounds. The park is equipped with a dome climber , metal jungle gym , swing set, park benches, BBQ pit, covered picinic tables , drinking fountain, half moon basketball court and bike racks. To reserve a facility, please visit the Parks and Recreation Office at 3111 San Augustine, or for more information call (713) 740-7062 end_of_the_skype_highlighting . In order to be considered a Pasadena resident, the individual renting the facility and signing the contract must have a Pasadena address. Full payment is due at time of reservation. Forms of payment are cash, money order or credit card. Rental Rules: There is no smoking inside the buildings, and no alcohol in the park or inside the facilities.
 

O'Dell Harrison Recreation Center

415 Delta
Pasadena, TX 77506
Operating Hours: Monday – Friday 3 p.m. – 7 p.m.
and Saturday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Phone: 713-477-6491

Rental Information

Size 48' x 60'

Max. Capacity per Fire Marshal: 192

Max. Capacity for seating: 120

Min. Rental 4 Hours: $250.00

Non-Resident Fee: $40.00

Security Deposit: $150

Additional Fee per Hour:$25.00

Kitchen facilities are no longer available with rental.

Odell Harrison Recreation Center is a facility located in the heart of Pasadena for the citizens to enjoy free of costs. Our innovative staff offer a variety of different daily activities for people of all ages to enjoy. The building has a game room and a large multipurpose room (multipurpose room can be rented for parties). The multipurpose room has over 2,800 square feet of available space that may also be divided into two separate spaces. The center is located on 9.8 acres of beautiful park land with amenities including: Pavilion with picnic tables and large grill, two baseball backstops, two full size basketball courts, gazebo , swimming pool , and a multi-purpose walk/run trail. Stop by the Odell Harrison Recreation Center to learn more about this wonderful facility . To reserve a facility, please visit the Parks and Recreation Office at 3111 San Augustine, or for more information call (713) 740-7062 . In order to be considered a Pasadena resident, the individual renting the facility and signing the contract must have a Pasadena address. Full payment is due at time of reservation. Forms of payment are cash, money order or credit card. Rental Rules: There is no smoking inside the buildings, and no alcohol in the park or inside the facilities.

 

Peter C. Fogo Recreation Center

914 Hart St.
Pasadena, TX 77506
Operating Hours: Monday – Friday 3 p.m. – 7 p.m.
and Saturday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Phone: 713-589-1897
Rental Information

Size 35' x 42'

Max. Capacity per Fire Marshal: 100

Max. Capacity for seating: 80

Min. Rental 4 Hours: $200.00

Non-Resident Fee: $20.00

Security Deposit: $150

Additional Fee per Hour:$25.00

Kitchen facilities are no longer available with rental.
For an innovative family oriented environment, stop by Peter C. Fogo Recreation Center . We offer a variety of different activities and services designed for Pasadena's expanding population. Our indoor amenities include: a computer lab, game room and rental hall . Outside, you will find the center is located on 9 Acres of park land with a swimming pool , playground , pavilion, walking trail and numerous BBQ grills. Fogo Recreation Center offers something for everyone. To reserve a facility, please visit the Parks and Recreation Office at 3111 San Augustine, or for more information call (713) 740-7062 . In order to be considered a Pasadena resident, the individual renting the facility and signing the contract must have a Pasadena address. Full payment is due at time of reservation. Forms of payment are cash, money order or credit card.
Rental Rules: There is no smoking inside the buildings, and no alcohol in the park or inside the facilities.
 

Rusk Recreation Center

708 Witter
Pasadena, TX 77506
Operating Hours:
Monday – Friday 3 p.m. – 7 p.m. and
Saturday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Phone: 713-473-4257
Rental Information

Size 22'x40'

Max. Capacity per Fire Marshal: 60

Max. Capacity for seating: 60

Min. Rental 4 Hours: $150.00

Non-Resident Fee: $20.00

Security Deposit: $100

Additional Fee per Hour:$20.00

Kitchen facilities are no longer available with rental.
Rusk Recreation Center offers a safe and fun place for families to come and enjoy themselves. The Rusk multipurpose room has been re-opened and it is available to rent. The game room is open to the public and has a variety of ready to use games, in addition to recreational programming designed to meet the diverse interests of the citizens of Pasadena . Rusk Park has a walking trail, playground, basketball court, and BBQ grills. Stop by and be a part of the Rusk Recreation Center family. For more information call (713) 740-7062
 

Strawberry Recreation Center

2900 Lafferty
Pasadena, TX 77502
713-948-0322
Rental Information

Size:
front room
(24'x39')
back room
(33'x27')

Max. Capacity per Fire Marshal: 60

Max. Capacity for seating: 60

Min. Rental 4 Hours: $150.00

Non-Resident Fee: $20.00

Security Deposit: $100

Additional Fee per Hour:$20.00

Strawberry Recreation Center (front room: 24' x 39' and back room 33' x 27') can be reserved for all types of events. It is located under a very large pavilion near volleyball courts, playgrounds , swimming pools, workout equipment and a tennis center ! This facility is perfect for birthdays, wedding showers and baby showers. To reserve a facility, please visit the Parks and Recreation Office at 3111 San Augustine, or for more information call (713) 740-7062 . In order to be considered a Pasadena resident, the individual renting the facility and signing the contract must have a Pasadena address. Full payment is due at time of reservation. Forms of payment are cash, money order or credit card. Rental Rules: There is no smoking inside the buildings, and no alcohol in the park or inside the facilities.

If you are planning to have a moonjump in a City park or on City property, you must have the following: a generator to power the moonjump and a Certificate of Liability Insurance. You must have proof of insurance with you that day as well as fax it to our office before your party takes place. Our fax number is 713-477-7210. A Certificate of Liability Insurance can be obtained either from the moonjump company you rent from or from your personal insurance company. It must include name of renter, location and date.

 


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