Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center


  • Parks & Recreation facilities including the Adult Center, Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center, O’Neil Recreation Center, Glendale Community Center, Heroes Regional Parks Recreation Building will all be closed.

  • All classes and programs at recreation and community centers are suspended, This includes: Youth and Adult Sports Leagues, Summer Camps, After School Programs, Special Programs.
  • All City of Glendale park restrooms, the Foothills Sk8 Court Plaza Skatepark and the Glendale Regional X-COURT Skatepark will be closed to public access until further notice. The temporary closures are intended to protect the health of the citizens of Glendale by reducing the chance of COVID-19 exposure.
  • All other parks and trails will remain open for use. Park visitors are asked to follow physical distancing guidelines by maintaining a distance of at least 6-feet of space from other guests. Individuals who are sick or who may have been exposed to COVID-19 should stay home and avoid public spaces.
  • City is continuing to evaluate its parks and further restrictions could be enforced if social distancing is not occurring.

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Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center
Located at 5600 W Union Hills Drive, the Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center is a full-service, recreation and aquatics center serving the Glendale community. We provide educational, recreational, fitness and social activities through classes, special events and ongoing center activities. Select areas and programs are free to everyone. Recreation Memberships may be purchased for additional opportunities. No joining fees or contracts! Daily, monthly, 15-punch and annual recreation memberships are available; see membership rates.


Monday-Friday, 5:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Saturday, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Sunday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Closed Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas.
Additional holiday hours as posted.

Upcoming Holiday Hours

Easter Sunday - April 12th - CLOSED 
Memorial Day - May 25th - 7 am - 5 pm

Recreation swim is closed for the season!
See Year Round Aquatics for more info on aquatics center schedules. 

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Contact Us

Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center
5600 W. Union Hills Dr.
Glendale AZ 85308