The City of Rice Parks and Recreation Department offers facilities and plans events to support and strengthen our community.

Community Gym & Fitness Center Memberships

Get access to the Community Gym, Fitness Center (age restrictions), and receive notifications for all upcoming City of Rice Events with a Rice Parks & Recreation Membership.

  • Residents: $7.00/mo ($84/year)  
  • Non-Residents: $8.00/mo ($96/year)
  • Seniors & Veterans: $5.00/m0 ($60/year)

Our Facilities

  • Mike Dickens Memorial Park, Baseball Fields & Concession Stand
  • Legacy Event Room
  • Rice Community Gym (climate controlled)
    • Basketball Court (available with membership)
    • Free Senior Walk 
    • Dance Fitness with Erica (3rd party, additional fees apply)
    • Pickleball (3rd party, additional fees apply)
  • Fitness Center (available with membership)

Rent facilities for your next event, or purchase a membership for the Community Gym and Fitness Center, call (903) 326-7500


Upcoming Events

Ready to join us at our next event? We'd love to see you there! If you're interested in becoming an event vendor, let us know!


Headed to a baseball game, city event, or want to visit the park?



Boards & Committees

The City of Rice has a Parks Board to advise the City Council and Administration on projects to develop and improve facilites and programs. The Parks Board is appointed by the Rice City Council.

The Events Committee is a volunteer only group that helps plan, collects donations and gives their time to ensuring City of Rice community events are fun and safe for our community.

Join the Parks Board or Events Committee by calling (903) 325-7500 or visitng Rice City Hall.

Contact Info

Vickie Young
Parks and Recreation
305 North Dallas Street