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Parks & Recreation
Discover, Experience, Play!

Our Mission Statement
The department's mission is to enrich the quality of life in DeSoto, provide World Class customer service, premier parks and dynamic recreational experiences.

Administrative Offices
DeSoto Town Center
211 East Pleasant Run Road
DeSoto, TX 75115

Ph: 972.230.9650
Fax: 972.230.5796

Administrative Hours
Monday – Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Recreation Center
Holiday Hours

Friday, April 18, 2014
8 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Dogs Days N DeSoto
May 10 | Starts at 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.| Zeiger Park, 400 Eagle Drive | $10 Dog Registration Fee
Join the Park Board Corporation for the "Dog Days N DeSoto" event. Activities will include a fashion show, obstacle course and photo contest. All dogs must be on a leash and must have their rabies shot. For more information please call us at 972-230-9653. Click here to register online.

Fun Time Live

Every Friday Night @ 7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Fun Time Live provides a social atmosphere for boys and girls in grades first through fifth. Admission is $10 per child and concessions are provided. If you would like more information on special guests and activities please call 214-986-4326 or visit www.funtimelive.comClick here for activity schedule.

Archery Lessons
Saturday | Adult Sessions at 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. | Youth Sessions at 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
This course is for youth and adults who are interested in archery but don’t know where to begin. We will teach the students about archery: Safety, Shooting Fundamentals, Marksmanship, Sportsmanship, and Different Shooting Styles, We will teach Olympic shooting techniques during this course, we will provide all the needed equipment during the course. Click here to register online.

April Program Schedule

All sessions are held at the recreation center
Adult Schedule | Youth Schedule
Click here for online registration

Spring Into A New Workout Plan With Us
Come in and purchase your recreation or fitness membership pass today! The recreation center is currently offering membership passes as low as $10 per year and fitness passes for $20 per month for DeSoto residents. Our fitness center offers state-of-the-art cardiovascular and strengthening equipment. Click here to view several membership pass options and family rates.
Click here to view a virtual tour of the DeSoto Recreation Center.

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Dog Days N DeSoto
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