Mission Statement

The goal of the Parks & Recreation Department is to improve the quality of life for the citizens of our community by providing meaningful recreational programs along with safe, beautiful and sustainable facilities.


Texarkana, Texas Fastpitch Softball Information

Registration for the Spring/ Summer Leagues at Karrh Park will be on Saturday, January 25th and February 8th from 10 AM-2PM at the Southwest Center

Feb. 8th Coaches meeting held at 1:00 PM.... more

After School Program Begins January 17th

The Parks and Recreation Department of the City of Texarkana, Texas will host an After School program for children ages six to 14. The free program will be held Monday through Friday from 3:00 p.m. –... more

Collins Senior Center Thanksgiving Dinner and a Movie: Tuesday, November 19th

Please join us for Thanksgiving Dinner and a Movie starting at 4:30 PM at the Collins Senior Center. We will be serving Turkey & Gravy, Green Beans, Mashed Potatoes, Bread and Dessert. We will be showing... more

Outdoor Channel Meet and Greet Tonight at Spring Lake Park

The Outdoor Channel is coming to Texarkana on Thursday, October 24th at Spring Lake Park (6:00-7:00PM). Meet and Greet Fishing Pro’s Charlie Ingram, Ray Brazier and Chris Lane winner of the 2012 Bassmaster... more

Movies in the Park Fall Line Up at Spring Lake Park

October 3rd: "Frankenweenie" Rated PG
October 10th: "Hotel Transylvania" Rated PG
October 17th: "ParaNorman"Rated PG
October 24th: "The Town That... more