Community Centers

The Asheville Parks and Recreation Department oversees the programming, maintenance, safety, and usage of ten community centers throughout the city of Asheville. Below, you can find locations and contact information for each center.


Burton Street Recreation CenterBurton Street Center, 134 Burton Street





Dr. Wesley Grant Southside Recreation CenterDr. Wesley Grant Sr. Southside Center, 285 Livingston Street





Harvest House Recreation CenterHarvest House Recreation Center, 205 Kenilworth Road


Daily Schedule



Linwood Crump Shiloh recreation centerLinwood Crump Shiloh Center, 121 Shiloh Road






Murphy-Oakley Recreation Center, 749 Fairview Road


North Asheville Community Center, 37 East Larchmont Road


Senior Opportunity CenterSenior Opportunity Center, 36 Grove Street





Stephens-Lee Recreation CenterStephens-Lee Recreation Center, 30 George Washington Carver Avenue





Tempie Avery Montford Center entrance after constructionTempie Avery Montford Center, 34 Pearson Drive





West Asheville recreation center.West Asheville Community Center, 970 Haywood Road





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Register for programming

Register for parks & recreation programming such as camps and activities for children, teens, and adults.

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Community events

Find upcoming camps, events, and programs and reserve a spot when space is limited.

Community Centers News

Splasheville is open!

Asheville Parks & Recreation is excited to announce that Splasheville, Asheville’s interactive splashpad located in Pack Square Park, has reopened to the public! Splasheville has been undergoing a complete rebuild since spring.  In addition to replacing the fountain’s infrastructure, including new plumbing, wiring, grating, and tiles, the system has been upgraded with new spray patterns and [...]

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Asheville Parks & Recreation announces ribbon cutting for Jake Rusher Park

    Asheville Parks & Recreation is pleased to welcome the community to the newly renovated Jake Rusher Park!   A ribbon cutting ceremony will be held at 10 a.m. July 24 followed by fun, games and activities in the park until noon.    Extensive community input informed the improvements to the park. The upgrades include new parking, [...]