Wylie Recreation Center - The Fitness Area capacity will be increased to 100% at Wylie Recreation Center, all other spaces/programs will be addressed individually to allow for physical distancing where staff or Service Providers are leading activities.
Senior Recreation Center - Open Play Game Tables and Fitness Area is available for drop-in use Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 8 am to 4 pm. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Daily snack service and concessions are available for guests.
Pavilion/Gazebo Reservations - Park pavilion rentals no longer require Mayor approval based on group size.
Park Facilities and Amenities - all trails, open spaces, playgrounds, pavilions, gazebos, restrooms, drinking fountains, Joel Scott Memorial Skate Park, athletic practice facilities, volleyball courts, basketball courts, tennis courts, and Oncor Disc Golf Park.
Basketball and Sand Volleyball Lights at Founders Park - lights available for use until 10:00 p.m. every evening.
The Thomas and Mattie Brown House remains closed at this time.
Questions? Recreation@WylieTexas.gov or 972-516-6340.
Wylie Parks and Recreation Department | 05.27.21
Effective Friday, May 28, 2021: Wylie Recreation Center will resume some Friday hours. New center hours will be Monday - Thursday, 5 am - 9 pm; Fridays, 8 am - 5 pm; Saturdays, 8 am - 8 pm; and Sundays, 1 pm - 5 pm.
As the Service Restoration Plan unfolds, you can find the latest updates here.
Wylie Parks and Recreation Department | 05.03.21
Effective Monday, May 3, 2021 - No reservation required for Senior Recreation Center Open Play Game Tables on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 8 am - 4 pm. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Daily snack service and concessions will be available for guests.
Wylie Parks and Recreation Department | 03.22.21
Effective Monday, March 22, 2021 - The Senior Recreation Center fitness area is available for drop-in use, no reservation needed. The Fitness Area is available on a first-come, first-served basis Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 8 am to 4 pm. Game Tables will be available for use by reservation only. Reservation times are in the morning from 9 am to 12 pm and in the afternoon from 12:30 to 3:30 pm on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.
Wylie Parks and Recreation Department | 03.10.21
Effective Wednesday, March 10, 2021 - the Fitness Area capacity has been increased to 100% at Wylie Recreation Center, all other spaces and programs will be addressed individually to allow for physical distancing. Guests are highly encouraged to wear face coverings, but this is not required. Park pavilion rentals no longer require mayor approval based on group size. Reservation fitness continues at the Senior Recreation Center. For the safety of our staff and guests, Recreation Division staff will continue to follow recommended health protocols, including wearing face coverings. Staff are initiating a Service Restoration plan that will continue to expand offerings as feasible. Updates will be posted here as they become effective.
Wylie Parks and Recreation Department | 12.04.20
In compliance with the Executive Order GA-32 Governor Abbott issued on October 8, 2020 limited capacity requirements will be reduced from 75% to 50% inside the Wylie Recreation Center starting December 5, 2020 until further notice. View the governor’s Executive Order GA-32, here.
Wylie Parks and Recreation Department | 08.18.20
Rec Pass Reactivation - All Wylie Recreation Center passes were frozen starting March 13, 2020 to help offset the inconvenience of extremely limited recreation offerings during the early phases of COVID-19. Wylie Recreation Center has been open and moving toward full operations since May 18. During this time, the City has been able to allow passholders to use the facility without time being deducted from their passes.
On October 1, 2020 Rec Passes will be reactivated (as normal) and billing will resume. Guests and Rec Pass holders may participate in all available services and offerings on a first-come, first-served basis. Health and safety protocols are in place.
We are excited to announce that starting October 4, 2020 some Sunday hours will resume. Wylie Recreation Center will be open on Sundays, 1 - 5 pm.
Questions? Recreation@WylieTexas.gov or 972-516-6340.
Wylie Parks and Recreation Department | 07.03.20
In compliance with the Executive Order Governor Abbott issued on July 2, 2020 face coverings are required inside the Wylie Recreation Center at all times. Limited capacity requirements remain in place. View the governor’s Executive Order, here.
Wylie Parks and Recreation Department | 07.02.20
All services and offerings at Wylie Recreation Center will resume on July 6, 2020 including, Childcare and Climbing Wall access. Limited capacity requirements remain in place. Questions? Recreation@WylieTexas.gov or 972-516-6340.
Wylie Parks and Recreation Department | 06.15.20
Wylie Recreation Center is open with modified hours, services, access, and offerings. Open Gym, Open Fitness, Summer Camps, Flex Reg Fitness, and locker room access are available with limited capacity measures in place. The childcare, and climbing wall remain closed at this time.
Senior Recreation Center, and the Thomas and Mattie Brown House remain closed at this time.
Wylie Parks and Recreation Department | 05.14.20
We are excited and ready to open the doors, and welcome you back to Wylie Recreation Center! Thank you for your support and patience through this unprecedented time.
Wylie Recreation Center Fitness Floor and Gym will be open for modified hours, services, access, and offerings starting Monday, May 18. Open Fitness and Open Gym activities will resume at limited capacity, Monday - Thursday, 5 am - 9 pm, and Saturday, 8 am - 8 pm. All other Wylie Recreation Center services will be reactivated in later phases. Senior Recreation Center, and the Thomas and Mattie Brown House remain closed at this time.
All guest and Rec Pass holders may participate in physical fitness activities on a first-come, first-served basis. Limited capacity and service requirements are in place. If capacity is met staff will take phone numbers down so guests can wait in their vehicles or outside. A call will be placed to guests, and a return window of 5 minutes will be extended for entry. The locker room showers, childcare, climbing wall, aerobics studio, classroom, and meeting room remain closed at this time.
The health and safety of our staff and guests is a priority. We have enhanced our cleaning and disinfecting protocols, and implemented environmental controls including physical barriers, hand sanitizer stations, and physical distancing reminders.
All guests and Rec Pass holders shall comply with the minimum recommended health protocols issued by the Texas Department of State Health Services for exercise facilities, as well as safe physical distancing practice of at least 6 feet apart while in the facility. Recreation staff will be following the same guidelines for physical distancing. Guests and staff exhibiting signs of illness will be required to immediately leave the facility. Per Wylie Parks and Recreation facility rules, admittance is prohibited to individuals with open wounds or contagious illness.
Guests are required to wipe down equipment with disinfectant before and after use, are encouraged to wear gloves while exercising, and masks or face coverings are encouraged for everyone where distances of less than 6 feet are unavoidable. For the full list of Texas health protocols for individuals visit, https://www.dshs.texas.gov/coronavirus/opentexas.aspx.
All active Rec passes were frozen as of March 13, and will remain frozen until further notice. Day passes and rec passes can be purchased at the front desk.
View the Use and Access guidlines, here.
Recreation staff are contacting people enrolled in activities. All activity refunds will be placed on the enrollee’s account for future use, or a refund may be requested.
To expedite refund processing, refund requests should include 1) date of the request, 2) full name of the person being withdrawn, 3) name of the activity, and 4) mailing address. If original payment was received in the form of a credit card, the refund will be processed to the same valid credit card; allow three to five days for processing. All other refunds will be processed in the form of a check from the City of Wylie; allow four to five weeks for processing.