Update: Anchorage Parks and Recreation is now operating some facilities at limited capacity. Some facilities remain closed. Parks and trails are open. To view updates on parks, trails, and facilities visit here.
Winter Operating Hours (Sept. 9, 2019 - May 24, 2020)
11:00am-9:00pm Monday - Friday
March 14 - March 31 Facility Closure
May 25 Memorial Day 12pm - 5pm
****Schedule is subject to change without notice. Please call the front desk to get the latest information.****
View Map Blast to get directions to any of our facilities (type comma after address, then city - ie 1121 East 10th Avenue, Anchorage).
Fairview Community Recreation Center
The Fairview Community Recreation Center is a fun place to work out, play basketball, drop in and try a class, and relax in the sauna in a family friendly community setting; there is something here for everyone! We offer a variety of classes, activities, and programs including badminton, senior tennis, basketball, volleyball, pee wee sports, after school program, youth gym, dinner for kids provided by children's lunchbox, and much more! Most of our rooms are also rentable and can accommodate basketball practices, volleyball practice, wedding receptions, dance practice, meetings, company parties, etc. Fairview Rec Center is also a great place to meet new people and be apart of the Fairview Community. Check out our gym schedule or activity guide below, give us a call, or come in and get a tour of our facility with one of our friendly staff!
|Age||Daily Fee||Card |
|18+|| $3 |
$40 (15 visits)
|Ages 6-17|| Free ||N/A|
|Activity ||Age|| Drop-In Fee||Card |
|Badminton||All Ages|| $5 ||$45 (10 visits)|
|Senior Tennis ||Seniors||$3 ||$40 ( 15 visits) |
|Adult Basketball||18+||$3 ||$40 (15 visits) |
|Youth Basketball||6 - 17yrs ||Free || N/A|
|Open Basketball||16+|| $3 |
$40 (15 visits)
|Class||Age|| Drop-In Fee||Monthly Pass|
|Scottish Country Dance||All Ages||$5 ||$45 (10 visits)|
|After School Program ||6-12yrs||Free||N/A|
Food Bank: Every second and third Saturday of every month in the parking lot.
Fairview Community Council: Second Thursday of every month in the MPR at 7pm.
Landlord/Tenant Legal Clinic: Every first Wednesday of every month in the MPR 6:00pm - 8:00pm.
Fairview Recreation Center has various rooms available to rent. In the past we have rented our rooms out for private organizations, baby showers, birthday parties, office parties, wedding receptions, basketball tournaments, commercial kitchen use for parties, canning, food service, and much more.
You can find our rental packet in the link below. Once you fill out the form you can fax it in to (907) 343- 6049 or bring it to the front desk in person. A staff member will then give you a call and let you know if the date and time you requested is available, offer alternative times or dates if the time or date is already booked, provide any additional info pertaining to your rental, and answer any questions. Please contact 343-4130 for more information on reservation procedures and availability.
Facility Rental Application (English) (Spanish) (Samoan)
Alcohol Waiver Form
Check out the complete listing of recreation facility and other Parks & Recreation fees.
** Additional charges are added for before and after hour rentals, and alcohol permits. When considering a rental, set up and clean up times need to be included in your request. At least 72 hours in advance is required to book a room; more time may be needed depending on the type of rental. Please call for more information and we will be happy to answer any questions. **
Crafts/Pottery Studio: $50/hr
The pottery studio has professional pottery throwing wheels, a limited number of ceramic molds, and commercial-grade firing kilns. This multipurpose area can accommodate classes in arts & crafts, pottery, etc. This room can also be used as a meeting room (maximum 20).
Dance/Martial Arts Studio: $50/hr
Measures 12'x21' (capacity 33) and features a wood floor, full mirrors and ballet bar on one wall, 4'x8' chalk board, direct access to table/chair and mat storage (can be used as a class room).
This commercial size kitchen can be used by groups who wish to serve food during their event. The Kitchen is approved for the preparation and cooking of food for sale to the general public, including utensil cleaning. The kitchen features a 3 compartment sink, commercial dishwasher, microwave oven, 8 burner gas stove with a center grill and oven, movable preparation tables, moveable 3 compartment food warmer, and a serving window between kitchen and multipurpose room. Individuals must provide their own utensils, dishes, cooking equipment, and trash bags.
Main Gymnasium: $75/ hr (Two hour minimum)
The main gym dimensions are 70'x100' (area capacity 460, bleachers hold 270). The composite floor is excellent for competition or practices with lines for basketball, volleyball, indoor soccer, badminton, and tennis. Other functions include: shows, fairs, bazaars, and banquets.
A modern weight training room offers a wide variety of weight machines, free weights, treadmills, Stair Master and exercise bikes. The men's and women's locker rooms each have their own sauna and showers.
This 36'x54' (capacity 129) room is ideal for large meetings, presentations, luncheons, and receptions. Features include: carpeting, direct access to table/chair storage and a commercial kitchen, integrated PA system, and a partition to divide the room in half.
View our Activity Guide in the link above for info on everything that's going on in Parks and Recreation.
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