Parks and Recreation

 City Gym

8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm


The Gym Court will be CLOSED every Saturday from February 25 through April 29, 2017 for the Youth Volleyball Leagues. The Weight Room and Racquetball Courts are open to the public! 

Mineral Wells Fossil Park 

The Mineral Wells Fossil Park is now open daily!
Now your family can enjoy fossil hunting any day of the week!  
Bring water and enjoy time outdoors as you have fun with your entire family! 
For more information please visit the Mineral Wells Fossil Park online! 

Activities Offered

Click the links below for details on current activities

Services Provided

We offer and maintain a wide range of recreation, health, fitness, and athletic programs for all citizens. To enhance the quality of life, we provide park facilities that are visually appealing to citizens and visitors by maintaining park grounds and specific right of way easements and entrances to Mineral Wells.


The Activity Center on Fort Wolters is available for weddings, birthdays and large events.  With a maximum capacity of 400 people, this is our largest facility available. This building is located at 735 Hood Road, directly across the street from the City Gym.
Activity Center Rental Contract

The Shelter at West City Park is located near the playground at West Park, 1200 E Hubbard, and is available to reserve for your outdoor event. Please call the City Gym for more information.
Shelter Rental Contract

The Gazebo at West City Park, also located near the playground at 1200 E Hubbard, is available for reservations.
Gazebo Rental Contract

The Gazebo at Zappe Park located behind the Poston Building in downtown Mineral Wells is also available for reservation.
Zappe Park Gazebo Reservation

The Mineral Wells Aquatics Center
The City Pool at West Park is available to rent Friday and Saturday evenings after regular pool hours. Located at 1200 W. Hubbard, the City Pool is available for rent during the pool season only.
Aquatics Center Rental Contract

For information on any of the facilities available to rent, please call the City Gym at 940-328-7803.