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Hickory Grove Recreation Center

Hickory Grove Recreation Center is housed inside of the Hickory Grove Elementary School. We are constantly adding new programs. Please stop by and see our beautiful amenities.
Hickory Grove Recreation Center6709 Pence Road
Charlotte, NC 28215
Phone: 704-432-4811
Fax: 704-432-4808
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Summer Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday: 7am - 9pm;   Friday: 7am - 6pm
Saturday: 9am - 5pm;   Sunday: Closed
Closed July 3rd & 4th

Facility Manager: Ali Gitt
Recreation Specialist: Alvis James, Derichard McCoy
Recreation Assistants: Cory Futrell, Melanie Kirschner, Ed Brathwaite, and Aaron Everett

Upcoming Programs

Hickory Grove Recreation Center offers ongoing programs for all ages. Visit Eparks to sign up for one of our many programs.

Whats Going on at Hickory Grove Recreation Center

Youth and Teen Activities   

  • Art Classes
  • Martial Arts
  • Ray's Playhouse
  • Cheer
  • Mini-Chefs
  • Teen Zone
  • Youth Sports (basketball, baseball, soccer, track, flag football)
  • Traditional Summer Camp

Adult and Senior Activities

  • Zumba
  • Art Classes
  • Fit Walkers
  • Line Dancing
  • Open Gym: various scheduled times:  $2.00 per adult

Basketball Open Gym Hours

Hours may vary depending on scheduling of CMS activities, programs, and/or rentals. 
Please note only 30 participants allowed in gym at one time for safety reasons. 


  • Full-Size Hardwood Gymnasium
  • Multi-Purpose Rooms
  • Computer Lab 
  • Youth Activity Room  (Ages 6 and under)
  • Soccer Fields
  • Baseball Field
  • Track

Spend time with your family in the wonderful Ray's Playhouse (ages 6 and under).
Fee for Ray's Playhouse is $2 per child.


Rooms available for rentals:

Multi-Purpose Rooms:   $31 per hour for one; 
                                     $62 per hour for both
Youth Activity Room:     $31 per hour
Gymnasium:                  $51 per hour - half court 
                                     $102 per hour - full court 


The computer lab is available to adults 18 & older. 

Youth are allowed with adult supervision.
Please check for any conflicting programs. 

Printers are not available nor the ability to save documents.


Office Location:

Park and Recreation 5841 Brookshire Blvd Charlotte, NC 28216

Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m - 5 p.m.


Patsy Houston