Your handy guide to enjoying College Station’s dog-friendly parks with your furry best friend

Your handy guide to enjoying College Station’s dog-friendly parks with your furry best friend

The best way to explore the outdoors is with your best friend. But when your best friend is furry and has four legs, you need to find dog-friendly places. We have 54 parks with 1,791 beautiful acres to experience. That means you can explore a new park every week for an entire year! Continue reading Your handy guide to enjoying College Station’s dog-friendly parks with your furry best friend

The LRC’s fitness programs can help you take on that New Year’s resolution to get in shape

The LRC’s fitness programs can help you take on that New Year’s resolution to get in shape

Poor nutrition, sedentary lifestyles, and unhealthy habits have led to health problems across the country, including College Station. The Lincoln Recreation Center can help break that cycle with its lineup of adult fitness classes, open gym times, and fitness center access. Continue reading The LRC’s fitness programs can help you take on that New Year’s resolution to get in shape

Significant improvements to city parks and facilities await as the new fiscal year begins

Significant improvements to city parks and facilities await as the new fiscal year begins

For the Parks and Recreation Department – along with the rest of your municipal government – our new fiscal year begins Friday. And, yes, we’re thrilled about the possibilities for FY 22. Here’s a glimpse of some of the improvements planned for the coming year. Continue reading Significant improvements to city parks and facilities await as the new fiscal year begins

With cooler days ahead, registration is underway for our fall recreational programs

With cooler days ahead, registration is underway for our fall recreational programs

For the Parks & Recreation Department, the cooler days of fall mean an impressive new line-up of engaging programs and events for all ages and abilities. We encourage you to take advantage and experience why College Station is one of Texas’s premier places for parks, recreation, and tourism.   Continue reading With cooler days ahead, registration is underway for our fall recreational programs

Inspirational First Down Park honors legendary NFL referee Red Cashion

Inspirational First Down Park honors legendary NFL referee Red Cashion

Last August, the City of College Station dedicated First Down Park as a tribute to the legendary Red Cashion, who passed away in February 2019. The park features a football-shaped centerpiece and plaques and benches containing quotes from the Cashions and prominent authors that encourage guests to consider their own legacies. Continue reading Inspirational First Down Park honors legendary NFL referee Red Cashion