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Recreation Center
Vision Statement:
The Farmington Recreation Center is committed to developing and offering diverse quality recreational opportunities in a safe and pleasant environment that nurture and enrich the lives of citizens of all ages in the community

The center offers ongoing services and programs, including racquetball, wally ball, and exercise classes in addition to seasonal adult sports, youth programs, and special events throughout the year.
Annual Mountain Bike Race held on Saturday, October 3, 8:00 a.m., offers pro/experts, veterans and beginners a test of skill on a 30-mile single- and double-loop course through canyons and arroyos Lions Wilderness Park and the Glade, 5800 College Blvd., Farmington, NM.  Race registration deadline is Wednesday, September 30, with late registration on Thursday, October 1, with a $15 late fee. 

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Walk Laps in the Gym
 - Monday through Friday, 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m., no charge
Shuffleboard  - Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:00 a.m. to Noon, no charge
Ping Pong - Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:00 a.m. to Noon, no charge

Open Gym
Want to just shoot some baskets or play in a quick pickup basketball game? Check out the Recreation Center’s open gym hours at the front desk!  $1.00 per person 

Wednesday, 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Tuesday/Thursday, 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.
With instructor Shirley Murphy, interval-training sessions where fast and slow rhythms and resistance training are combined to tone and sculpt the body while burning fat.  Check out the website at

Monday/Wednesday/Friday/Saturday, 8:30 a.m.
Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m.
With Jazzercise you'll tighten and tone with dance, yoga, Pilates, and kickboxing movements choreographed to fun music, in just 60 minutes.  This is your hour.  Come try it out - 1st class is free!  For more info call 320-5364 or visit

Scheduled on the hour, evening reservations strongly recommended but not required.  For reservations, call (505) 599-1184.  Racquetball courts are closed seasonally during certain hours of the day due to school district use and the summer recreation program.  Rates per person per court: $3.00 per person per hour.

Wally Ball is a game similar to volleyball played on a racquetball court, 2-4 people on each side recommended - $2.00 per person per hour.  The wallyball courts are 1, 3, and 4.

Punchards and Monthly Pass for Racquetball and Wallyball
Buy a complete facility usage pass for $30.00. Or, a 10 punch multi-person pass for $25.00. Give it as a gift or buy one for yourself. 

Additional Resources:
                                              Monthly Open Gym Schedule

Contact Us
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Leslie Mueller

Recreation Manager

1101 Fairgrounds Road
Farmington, New Mexico

Ph: 505-599-1184
Fx: 505-325-7079

Monday - Friday
6 a.m. - 10 p.m.

8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

City of Farmington
800 Municipal Drive
Farmington, NM 87401
Ph: 505-327-7701