Parks and Recreation

Brent Battista - Director of Parks and Recreation
 

This department provides quality recreation programs to include concerts, swimming pool operations, summer movie series in the amphitheater, and many other activities for our citizens and guests to Burkburnett. In addition, this department is charged with the maintenance of all city parks and cemetery.


Parks

  • Burk Royalty - Davey Dr.
  • Freeman - W. Seventh
  • Friendship Community Park - Davey Dr.
  • Hardin - S. Ave. D
  • Permian - Davey Dr.
  • Pocket - E. Third

Baseball and Softball

  • Boy's Little League Complex - Davey Dr.
  • Girl's Softball Complex - Davey Dr.
  • Skelton Field - Okla. Cutoff

Soccer

  • Soccer Complex - Kramer Rd.

Recreation

River Creek Golf Course
1605 FM 1177
940-855-3361

Director of Golf – Scott Anderson

Head Professional – Scott Anderson

Superintendent – Don Hammonds

An 18 hole Championship Public Golf Course located 5 miles north of Sheppard Air Force Base on FM 1177. The course rating is 69.9 with a slope rating of 104. It is a 6800 yard course with a par of 71. River Creek is open 7 days a week with tee times available daily.

Facilities include a fully stocked pro shop, snack bar, banquet room, driving range and putting green.

Lessons are available by a premiere PGA club professional. Available services include private or group instruction, tournaments, handicapping and club fitting.


 

Community Center
735 Davey Dr.

The Community Center has two rooms available for parties, banquets, weddings, receptions, etc. The large room (Auditorium) is 7,400 square feet and holds up to 500 people. 40, 8' tables and approximately 460 chairs are available for the auditorium. The small meeting room is 1,080 square feet and holds up to 50 people. 10 round tables (60" diameter) and approximately 60 chairs are available for the meeting room. Both rooms are adjacent to kitchen facilities.

Deposit Requirements

  • A deposit fee of $200.00 is required for reservation of either room.
  • A deposit fee of $400.00 is required if alcohol is to be served. A permit is also required for the serving of alcohol.
  • The deposit for the reservation must be made no later than one week after the request for a reservation has been made.
  • Any reservation not confirmed by the required deposit within the one-week period, will be automatically cancelled.
  • Deposit will be forfeited if facilities are not left in as good condition as when rented.
  • Deposit fee will be forfeited if cancellation notice is not given 72 hours prior to the reserved time, with the exception of a sickness or death in the family.
  • Deposit will be returned to renter upon verification by staff that facilities are left in good condition and keys have been returned.

 

Booking Rates

Auditorium

Base Category: $150.00 1/2 day - $250.00 all day
(1/2 day = 5 hours or less and All day = 6 hours or more)

Local Service Clubs: $20.00 per hour
(Local service clubs booked on a regular basis, local non-profit service clubs, non-profit fund raising: i.e. Chamber of Commerce, Rotary Club, Lions Club, BISD)

Small Meeting Room

Base Category: $100.00 1/2 day - $150.00 all day
(1/2 day = 5 hours or less and All day = 6 hours or more)

Local Service Clubs: $10.00 per hour
(Local service clubs booked on a regular basis, local non-profit service clubs, non-profit fund raising: i.e. Chamber of Commerce, Rotary Club, Lions Club, BISD)

Kitchen

Base Category: $50.00 1/2 day $75.00 all day (Free kitchen use available with rental of either room)

Reservations can be made by calling City Hall at (940) 569-2263.


Senior Citizen Activity Center
220 East 5th
569-0821

Executive Director:Roberta Martin

Mission Statement: To strive to provide services and activities that will enhance and enrich the lives of the elderly.

Established in 1978, the Senior Citizen's Activity Center is open 8:00 a.m. to 4:00, Monday thru Friday. Services provided daily include Meals on Wheels and a Congregate Meal Program. Transportation is provided by the Center for medical appointments, prescription pick-up, beauty and barbershop appointments and grocery shopping. Blood pressure screenings are provided three times monthly. Blood sugar screening and nutrition education are provided once a month.

Mandatory Language for a Maximum Contaminant Level
 Nitrate Level Notice

Public Information - Call 811 Before You Dig
 Call 811

Movies in the Park 2017
 Schedule

Advisory Board Volunteer Applications
If you are interested in serving on an advisory board please click on the link for the volunteer application. Please turn it in at City Hall.  Volunteer Application

Volunteer Fire Dept. Contribution Program Form
 Form

Burk Boys & Girls Club Volunteer Contribution Form
 Form

Recycle Bins 10-19-16
 Notice

Open Carry Laws effective January 1, 2016
 Laws

Open Carry Chart
 Chart

Board of Commissioner Meetings
The City of Burkburnett Board of Commissioners meet at 7:00 pm on the third Monday of each month.