Hugh Smith Recreation Center

  • Address:
  • 1815 New York Ave., Arlington, TX 76015
  • Phone:
  • (817) 275-1351


The Hugh Smith Recreation Center is a multi-purpose facility designed for the recreational needs of Arlington residents and visitors. The facility offers a variety of structured and informal activities. The center offers a diverse selection of classes for all ages ranging from arts and crafts to fitness and sports. Additionally, the center is open for reservations during and after business hours.

Center Features:

  • Six activity/meeting rooms
  • Fitness room
  • Shower and locker facilities
  • Full-sized gymnasium
  • 25 meter heated indoor swimming pool with locker and dressing rooms.
  • Computer lab
  • Professionally trained staff to assist with information and programs.

Are you having a family reunion in Arlington? Does your church outing need a gymnasium? How about an employee training session, organizational meeting, baby shower or birthday party? Hugh Smith Recreation Center has private rooms, gymnasium, and the swimming pool available to rent for meetings, sports, family reunions and more.

  • Gymnasium (half or full court): Wood flooring, glass backboards and bleacher seating.
  • Classrooms: Perfect for meetings or parties. Room sizes and seating capacities vary.
  • Overnight rentals: Available on Friday and Saturday evenings from 9 p.m. to 8 a.m. with a maximum of 125 people.


Hours of Operation :
Monday through Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

Meeting Facilities

Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Largest Room 1500
  • Total Sq. Ft. 2800
  • Number of Rooms 2
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1500
  • Theater Capacity: 85
  • Classroom Capacity: 85
  • Banquet Capacity: 60
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1300
  • Theater Capacity: 60
  • Classroom Capacity: 60
  • Banquet Capacity: 45