Parks and Recreation

FRC Fall.JPG Fairview Community Recreation Center 

Hours of Operation 

Winter Operating Hours (Starting Sept. 9)

11:00am-9:00pm        Monday - Friday

12:00pm-5:00pm        Saturday

10:00am-3:00pm        Sunday

Holiday Hours/Closures:
December 25....................Christmas Day..................Closed


Gym Schedule 

Schedule is subject to change without notice

 Gym Schedule Oct.14th - Oct.20th 2019 (002).pdf



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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 accomadate basketball practices, volleyball practice, wedding receptions, dance practice, meetings, company parties, etc. Fairview Rec Center is also a great place just 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 freindly staff!


Day Passes 

AgeDaily FeeCard 
18+ $3                    

 $40 (15 visits)

Ages 6-17            Free                  N/A


Activity Fees 

Activity Age Drop-In FeeCard 
BadmintonAll Ages    $5                               $45 (10 visits)
Senior Tennis Seniors$3                               $40 ( 15 visits) 
Adult Basketball18+$3                               $40 (15 visits) 
Youth Basketball6 - 17yrs                  Free           N/A
Open Basketball16+        $3                            

 $40 (15 visits) 


Class Fees


ClassAge Drop-In FeeMonthly Pass
Scottish Country DanceAll Ages$5 $45 (10 visits)
After School Program 6-12yrsFreeN/A

Community Events


Room Rental Information:

Fairview Recreation Center rents out each of its rooms to private groups for special events. Meeting rooms are great for business seminars or birthday parties. The multi-purpose room is available for large meetings, luncheons, receptions and seminars (up to 130 people). The commercial size kitchen (adjoining the multi-purpose room) can be rented by itself or as part of any room rental. The gymnasium can accommodate anything from volleyball team practice to a regional basketball tournament. The dance studio is the perfect setting for a private dance lesson or a martial arts seminar. Please contact 343-4130 for information on reservation procedures and availability, or fill out the Room Rental Reservation Request and fax it to 343-6049. For requests that include alcohol, and Alcohol Waiver must be submitted as well. See the Parks & Recreation fee schedule for an indepth listing of current fees.

Facility Rental Application (English) (Spanish) (Samoan)
Alcohol Waiver Form

Room Rental Fees*:

    •  Main Gym $75/hr
    Youth Gym $50/hr
    Multi-purpose Room $70/hr
    Dance/Martial Arts Studio $50/hr
    Pottery/Crafts Studio $50/hr
    Kitchen (w/all equipment)                 $40/hr
    Small Meeting Room $30/hr
    Game Room $40/hr

Check out the complete listing of recreation facility and other Parks & Recreation fees.

*Additional charges are added for before and after rentals, and alcohol permits. When considering a rental, set up and clean up times need to be included in your request.

Crafts/Pottery Studio:

The pottery studio has professional pottery throwing wheels, a limited number of ceramic molds, and commerical-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:

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:

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.

Weight Room:

A modern weight training room offers a wide variety of weight machines, free weights, treadmills, Stair Master and exercise bikes. The mens and womens locker rooms each have their own sauna and showers.

Multipurpose Room:

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.

Youth Center:

The Teen Center is a special place for youth, 8-18 years, to have fun. The Game Room offers pool tables, air hockey, foosball and video games. The TV Lounge features a 62" big screen TV. Teen Center activities also include field trips, programs and educational classes.

Youth Gym:

The youth gym measures 32'x68' (capacity 145 no bleachers) and can be used for basketball, volleyball, badminton, indoor soccer and hockey, and other games on a wood floor.


Children (Under 8 years with adult supervision only) 

Facility admission allows access to all amenities, except where additional fees are noted or if an organized class is in session.

Fairview Recreation Center Programs

We offer a wide range of recreational programs at the Fairview recreation Center.

Adult programs include Adult Full Court Basketball, Pickleball, Badminton, Adult Volleyball,  Scottish Country Dance, Senior Volleyball, and Senior Tennis.

Youth programs include open gym, Kids Kitchen, and a variety of afterschool and in-service day field trips and activities.

For a complete list of recreation programs, please see our Activity Guide.

Community Events

Fairview Community Council / 2nd Thursday of the month / 7p

Landlord/Tenant Clinic / 1st Thursday of the month/6-8pm

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Contact Info

Front Desk:

(907) 343 - 4130

Fax: (907) 343 - 6049

Mailing Address:  

1121 E. 10th Avenue

Anchorage, AK 99501


PO Box 196650

Anchorage, AK 99519

Recreation Superintendent: Teri Desy

(907) 343-4247  

Recreation Supervisor: Dorena Bingham 

(907) 343-4368

Assistant Facility Manager: Jessie Haynes    

(907) 343-4138