Pearland Park & Recreation
The Pearland Park System consists of 139 developed acres of parkland, 14 basket balls goals, 8 tennis courts, 12 playgrounds, 10 picnic pavilions, 4 miles of trail, 2 dog parks and 2 splash pads. For information call 281-412-8900.
Recreation Center & Natatorium, 4141 Bailey Road 281-412-8999
The 107,000 sq. ft. facility consists of a gymnasium, weight room, activity room, racquetball courts, locerk rooms and an elevated indoor track. It also houses a multipurpose room, kitchen and a drop-in play area for children. Inside the natatorium are a competition pool (50 meters x 25 yards), two 3-meter diving boards, two 1-meter diving boards and an activity pool.
The competition pool can be set in seven different configurations for recreation/lap swim, long and short course swim meets, water polo, competition diving and synchronized swimming. The activity pool is a shallow pool with zero-depth entry. Primary uses for the activity pool include water exercise classes, swimming lessons and therapeutic recreation programs.
Westside Event Center, 2150 Country Place Parkway 713-436-8600
The Westside Event Center is adjacent to Southdown Park and hosts a number of classes for youth and adults. The facility also contains a banquet hall and meeting room which can be utilized for private rentals. Room setup for the banquet hall is lecture style with a maximum capacity of 135 guests. The meeting room can facilitate a maximum of 16 guests.
Melvin Knapp Senior Center, 2424 South Park Avenue 281-485-9875
The center is for active adults 50 years of age and older and offers a variety of programs, dances, activities, trips and classes that are either low-cost or free. It features a fitness room complete with three treadmills, two stationery bikes and a weight lifting machine. The center also features a computer lab and four computers and internet access. Other amenities include rooms for crafting, games, exercise and quilting. The building's multipurpose room is used for dancing, socializing, dining and much more.
Facility/Pavilion Rentals 281-412-8900
In addition to the Westside Event Center and the Recreation Center & Natatorium, Pearland Parks & Recreation also has a number of park pavilions and other facilities available for rent such as the conference center at the University of Houston Clearlake-Pearland campus (1200 Pearland Parkway), Community Center, 3523 Liberty Drive, and the Independence Park Pool at 3919 Liberty Drive.