"Creating Community Through People, Parks, and Programs"


Recreation Center Business Hours

Monday - Friday

Through 12/4, 8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Beginning 12/7, 3:00-7:00 PM



Multi-Use Pavilion/Ice Rink

Beginning 12/7,

the Ice Rink will reopen

with regular operating hours;

see facility schedule HERE.


Andy Rice, Director
(719) 587-2529

Jes Jolly, Recreation Division Manager
(719) 587-2528

Don Mendoza, Recreation Supervisor
(719) 587-2524

John Reesor, Outdoor Rec Specialist
(719) 937-7832

(Map to AFRC)

Recreation Advisory Board
Meeting Days: 2nd Tuesday of every other the month (Feb, Apr, Jun, Aug, Oct, Dec)
Meeting Time: 11:30 - 1:00 p.m.
Meeting Location: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82482102446

The Recreation Advisory Board is established to provide advisory and consultative functions in matters of concern to the Department of Parks and Recreation.


Alamosa Family Recreation Center

The AFRC will remain closed indefinitely due to the increasing numbers surrounding COVID-19 cases in the San Luis Valley and Alamosa County’s shift to the more restrictive Level Red, Severe Risk. Beginning Monday, December 7th, the AFRC's business hours will change to 3:00-7:00 PM, Monday - Friday, for transactions and business only.

Multi-Use Pavilion/Ice Rink 

The Multi-Use Pavilion/Ice Rink will reopen on Monday, December 7th with the following restrictions. 

- Masks are required AT ALL TIMES

- All visitors must check-in and -out at the office

- Only 10 skaters on the ice at one time (for any program)

- Reservations are required for most programs. If spots remain, use is then first-come, first-serve. If there is a no-show 15 minutes after the reservation start time, the spot can go to anyone waiting, if applicable.

- The link to the Reservation System will be posted here when available.

- Group Reservations are not accepted at this time (outside same-household)

- Maintain appropriate social distancing with non-household members

- Practice frequent hand-washing or sanitation

- The consumption of food is discouraged

- The Youth Ice Hockey league is paused until further notice. 

- Drop-In Hockey will become 4v4 with 2 goalies. 

- For Open Skating, users should check-in at the Rink rental office instead of the Rec Center. Reservations are not required at this time.

- All regulations are subject to change




The City of Alamosa invites the community to join us, VIRTUALLY, for the 13th Annual Celebration of Lights on Friday, December 4th at 5:30 PM! This year, the event will be streamed live on Facebook. Stay warm, cozy, and safe at home, and tune in for the illumination of Alamosa’s City Hall Complex, with appearances from your local elected officials and Santa! For more information, please visit AlamosaRec.org or call the Alamosa Family Recreation Center at (719) 589-2105.


Click on the links below to join in virtually:

City of Alamosa Facebook

City of Alamosa Activities Facebook



 COVID 19-related Updates:

City parks and trails remain open; please continue to socially distance on trails and in parks.

City playgrounds and pavilions are open. Contact the AFRC for pavilion reservations at 589-2105.

Cattails Golf Course (www.alamosacattails.com), City Tennis Courts, Skate Park, Dog Parks, Outdoor Volleyball/Basketball Courts and the Bicycle Pump Track are open (25 people maximum per/field, court, or facility).

Please follow the State’s Safer at Home guidelines for Personal Recreation; specifically:
- Stay at home if sick or exhibiting COVID-19 symptoms. 
- Practice good hygiene. Wash your hands frequently and don’t touch your face. Bring hand sanitizer to clean hands when soap/water is not available.
- Wear a face covering or mask when you leave your home and while recreating.
- Continue to physically distance, staying at least 6 feet from members of other households.
- Limit non-household group sizes to 10 unless otherwise allowed as per the State’s Safer at Home guidelines for Personal Recreation.

The Alamosa Public Library continues to offer online resources and curbside pickup. Call 589-6192 or visit www.alamosalibrary.org for more information.

For the most up to date information on the City of Alamosa's COVID-19 restrictions and preparedness plan, click here!


2020 Corporate Membership Program (Updated 1/1/2020)

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