Fitness Centers & Weight Rooms


FITNESS CENTERS

HACKBERRY FITNESS CENTER
The Hackberry Fitness Center is the newest HPARD fitness center. It is equipped with weights and cardiovascular equipment for your fitness needs. The center is open year round. Contact the Hackberry Park Community Center for more information.

Times and Fees
Ages: 18 - Older
Program Dates: June 1, 2021
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm and 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm (Monday - Friday)
 10:00 am - 2:00 pm (Saturday)
Location: 7777 S Dairy Ashford, 77072
Information: (832) 395-7616
MACGREGOR FITNESS CENTER
MacGregor Fitness Center is located in MacGregor Park and offers full-service weight room equipment. Showers and lockers are available for a $.75 fee each at the Homer Ford Tennis Center, next door. A covered, full-court basketball pavilion and a 1.25-mile jogging trail are also near the center. There are no membership fees at MacGregor.
Times and Fees
Ages: 18 - Older
Program Dates: June 14, 2021
Time: 6:00 am - 10;00 am and 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm (Monday - Friday)
 10:00 am - 2:00 pm (Saturday)
Location: 5225 Calhoun Houston TX 77021
Information: (713) 747-8650
EMANCIPATION PARK FITNESS CENTER
The Fitness Center at Emancipation Park is located in a new building in a historically significant park, and it has been equipped with new, state of the art equipment! Also located in the park are tennis courts, ball fields, and a swimming facility.
Times and Fees
Ages: 18 – Older (Must Have Valid I.D. 18 & up)
Program Dates: June 1 – August 20, 2021
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm (Monday - Friday)
 10:00 am - 2:00 pm (Saturday)
Location: 3018 Emancipation Ave. 77004
Information: (832) 395-7400
FONDE FITNESS CENTER
The Fonde Fitness Center, home workout court to some of Houston’s best basketball players, is also a great place to get fit! Conveniently located near downtown at Memorial Drive and Sabine Street, Fonde offers lunchtime fitness opportunities. Fonde has a state-of-the-art weight room, showers, lockers, a full-court gym and aerobics room all FREE to help you meet your fitness goals.
Times and Fees
Ages: 18 - Older
Program Dates: Currently closed
Time: Currently closed 
Location: 110 Sabine, Houston TX 77007
Information: (713) 226-4466
JUDSON ROBINSON, JR., FITNESS CENTER (HERMANN PARK)
The Judson Robinson, Jr., Fitness Center is located in the community center at Hermann Park. The center is equipped with weights and cardiovascular equipment for your needs and is open year-round. In addition to the fitness center, the Judson Robinson, Jr., Community Center offers basketball, racquetball, and many other fitness activities. Contact the community center for more information.
Times and Fees
Ages: 18 - Older
Program Dates: June 1 – August 20, 2021
Time: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm (Monday - Friday)
 10:00 am - 2:00 pm (Saturday)
Location: 2020 Hermann Drive, Houston TX 77004
Information: (832) 395-7626  
Fee Schedule: Free
MEMORIAL PARK FITNESS CENTER
The Memorial Park Fitness Center offers many ways for Houstonians to beef up, slim down, and otherwise improve their physical states while having fun. Weights, treadmills, and stairmasters are available, and you can arrange for time with a personal trainer. During the swimming season, morning lap swimming is scheduled prior to the opening of the swimming center for general use, and showers and lockers are available. The charges for use of this excellent facility are much lower than at privately owned gyms. The friendly staff is waiting for you!
Times and Fees
Ages: 18 - Older
Registration: June 1, 2021
Program Dates: June 1 – August 20, 2021 (Closed November 8-14, 2021)
Time: 6:00 am - 10:00 am and 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm (Monday - Friday)
 10:00 am - 2:00 pm (Saturday)
Location: 6402 Arnot, Houston, TX. 77007
Information: (832) 395-7596
Fee Schedule: Minimum of $2.07 per day; please see Center Manager

WEIGHT / FITNESS ROOMS

Weight/Fitness Rooms will begin to welcome our community back to weight room usage with a number of new safety measures for our Community Centers. To adhere to 6-foot social distancing standards, Community Centers will only grant access to a certain number of people at a time. There will be a staff-to-participant ratio of 1:8 to ensure social distancing

Occupancy will be limited during weight room hours and in common areas where people are likely to congregate. Daily phone reservations will be required for weight room slots at least 24 hours in advance. Call your community center to register.

COVID-19 Policies

  • Participants MUST wear a mask/face covering when NOT engaged in interactive physical activities
  • Employees will perform temperature check on all participants at the designated check-in areas
  • Participants will not be allowed entrance if their temperature is 100.4 F (38 C) or higher, as defined by City of Houston AP 3-39, Access to City Buildings or Facilities During a Medical Epidemic or Pandemic.
  • Program participants who test positive for COVID-19 should not attend the Weight Room until they are assessed by their healthcare provider or testing site, or have completed the mandatory quarantine period of 14 days.
Weight Room Schedule
Dates: June 1, 2021 – August 20, 2021
Times: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm and 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm (Monday - Friday)
 10:00 am - 2:00 pm (Saturday)
Ages: 14-17 MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY ADULT OR GUARDIAN
 18 and up
Registration: 8:00 am – 8:30 am Call Community Center for Reservations
 Weight room
 Fitness room
 DAILY REGISTRATION REQUIRED
 NO WALK UPS ACCEPTED

NOTE: Activities will be held in 45 minutes intervals with 15 minutes of staff performing robust cleaning and disinfecting.

GYMNASIUMS

Gyms will begin to welcome our community back to open gym and weight room usage with a number of new safety measures for our Community Centers. To adhere to 6-foot social distancing standards, Community Centers will only grant access to a certain number of people at a time. Phone reservations will be required for weight room slots at least 24 hours in advance. There will be a staff-to-participant ratio of 1:8 to ensure social distancing. Participants will be divided into small groups, and intergroup interaction will be limited; Supports single use activities.

Occupancy will be limited during open gym hours and in common areas where people are likely to congregate

Gymnasium Schedule
Dates: June 1, 2021 – August 20, 2021
Times: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm, Mon – Fri
 10:00 am – 2:00 pm, Sat (Beginning June 5, 2021)
Ages: Teens 14-18
 Adults 19 and up
Registration: 8:00 am – 8:30 am Call Community Center for Reservations
 Gymnasium list
 DAILY REGISTRATION REQUIRED
 NO WALK UPS ACCEPTED
Activities: Include but not limited to
 Free Play                Pickleball    3 on 3 Basketball
 5 on 5 Basketball    Volleyball    Aerobics

NOTE: Activities will be held in 45 minutes intervals with 15 minutes of staff performing robust cleaning and disinfecting.