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Elon Recreation Center

11401 Ardrey Kell Road
Charlotte, NC 28277
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For More Information on Programs and Rentals please contact

The recreation center is inside Elon Park, at the end of the main road through the park.

Elon Recreation Center 

Features and Amenities:

  • Gymnasium
  • 3 Multi-Purpose Rooms
  • Multi-purpose field
  • Baseball field
  • Walking trail
  • Pond for fishing (NC State fishing license required)

Our Staff:
Facility Manager I: Antonio Murphy
Recreation Specialist:  Donnie Shell 
Recreation Attendants: Nathan Preval, Terry Young, Paige Eddens

Upcoming Programs: 

Find a complete list of current recreation center programs or register for a program online at Eparks 2.0


 Youth Athletics: Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation offers a wide variety of athletic programs to youth participants throughout the year. All youth athletics programs are Recreation Center based and take place at various parks and recreation centers throughout Mecklenburg County.  For more information on Youth Athletics and information on how to register please visit the Youth Athletics Page


What's Going on at Elon Recreation Center:


Pre-School Classes are back in full swing! 


Engineering for Kids 
Engineering For Kids brings science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM), to kids ages 4 to 14 in a fun and challenging way through classes, camps, clubs, and parties. We are proud to inspire children to build on their natural curiosity by teaching engineering concepts through hands-on learning. Engineering is, after all, one of the fastest growing industries in the world!  For more information pleas call 704-750-5335 or email
Come learn safety through karate in a fun, safe structured and disciplined environment. For more information,
please call Michael Mason at 704-341-1713 or email
Community School of the Arts
Community School of the Arts welcomes you to their private music lesson program. Students may begin lessons at any time during the fall, spring or summer semesters. For more information, please contact To register for programs call 704-377-4187 or go online to
Yoga for Kids
Yoga for Kids class introduces yoga to kids in a fun environment through fun games and activites.  This class will include youg postures, breathing exercises, and different kinds of meditation practices.  Focus will be on strengthening the body, calming the mind through breathing exercise, improving flexibility and posture, increasing concentration and self-confidence, as well as stress management.  Classes with be divide into two age groups:  Kids yoga - Ages 8 to 10 (3:45 pm - 4:45 pm) and Tween Yoga:  Ages - 10 to 13 (2:30 pm - 3:30pm).  For more information or to register please call Bliss Yoga @ 980-236-1901 or email


Basketball Games 

Rental Rates:


Gym Rental  $51/hour 
Larger Multi-Purpose Room (30-35 people)  $41/hour 
Small Multi-Purpose Room (20-25 people)  $20/hour 




Office Location:

Park and Recreation 5841 Brookshire Blvd Charlotte, NC 28216

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


Patsy Houston