Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center

Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center
Located at 5600 W Union Hills Drive, the Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center is a full-service, recreation and aquatics center serving the Glendale community. We provide educational, recreational, fitness and social activities through classes, special events and ongoing center activities. Select areas and programs are free to everyone. Recreation Memberships may be purchased for additional opportunities. No joining fees or contracts! Daily, monthly, 15-punch and annual recreation memberships are available; see membership rates.


Monday-Friday, 5:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Saturday, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Sunday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Closed Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas.
Additional holiday hours as posted.

Veterans Day hours: 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thanksgiving hours:
Monday 25th - POOL CLOSED - All Other Amenities Open Normal Hours
Tuesday 26th - POOL CLOSED - All Other Amenities Open Normal Hours
Wednesday 27th - 5:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
Thursday 28th - CLOSED
Friday 29th - CLOSED
Christmas hours:
Tuesday 24th - 7 a.m. to Noon 
Wednesday 25th - CLOSED
Thursday 26th - 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. 
New Year's Eve: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
New Year's Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Recreation swim is closed for the season!
See Year Round Aquatics for more info on aquatics center schedules. 

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Upcoming Events

Mah Jongg Party - Friendly Tournament "Lite"
December 7, 2019 12:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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mah jongg tournament

Santas Workshop 
December 14, 2019 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

The holidays will be here before we know it! Bring your children to shop for their friends, family members and even pets. All items are only $2 (cash only). Come early for best selection! Santa Claus will be at the event for pictures and his elves will be on site to wrap purchases. Join us at the Foothills Recreation and Aquatics Center (5600 W. Union Hills Drive) on Saturday, December 14 from 10 a.m. – Noon. INFO: 623-930-4600.

Contact Us

Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center
5600 W. Union Hills Dr.
Glendale AZ 85308