Parks & Recreation
About the Department
The Pelham Parks and Recreation Department is dedicated to providing and maintaining quality athletic programs and facilities in a clean, attractive, and operable condition that promotes safety, improves quality of life, and encourages unity and pride within the community.
The department is responsible for maintaining the city park and four neighborhood parks. The city park is centrally located off Highway 31. Four neighborhood parks are located in Chandalar, Oak Mountain Estates, Mallard Point, and Fun-Go-Holler Park, the newest addition to the park system, is located beside the Pelham Racquet Club off of Highway 52.
Learn more about the board that makes decisions, hear public opinion, and implements changes to the Parks and Recreation department.
Learn more about the baseball complexes, racquet club, tennis center, how to reserve a pavilion, and more!
View maps of the various locations of Pelham city parks.
The Pelham Recreation Center opened the doors January 5, 2018 with a packed house grand opening. The Recreation Center has 3 regulation size basketball courts, 2 volleyball courts, the Park and Recreation offices, restrooms, locker rooms, a conference room and a multipurpose room. The second floor is home to a indoor walking track overlooking the basketball courts below, a weight and cardio area, spin room and an exercise room. We offer a wide variety of times and dates for our exercise classes.
Pelham Youth Baseball/Softball has two seasons each year. Learn how to register!
We started the program after discovering a need in the community for a more competitive basketball program. We play by Alabama High School Rules with only a few local rules that are in place.
Pelham Youth Football is a founding member of Jefferson/Shelby Youth Football League (JSYF) where teams play during the week. Learn more about this exciting youth program.
With the help of Pelham Wrestling Coach Nick Tucker. Pelham Park is proud to offer Youth Wrestling to our community. To find out more about the NEW program click the link.
Girls Youth Volleyball