Recreation Department

Recreation Department

611 McMeans Avenue    
251.580.2546     


Kelly Johnson, Director        
kjohnson@ci.bay-minette.al.us

Tasha Burt, Asst. Director 
nburt@ci.bay-minette.al.us

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Bay Minette Recreation Complex is home to the Rec & Roll Skate Center and the Strike City Lanes bowling alley.

The Recreation Department also provides classes in dance and gymnastics, quilting and a summer “Kelly’s Kids” camp. The Rec Department offer oversees city league play in basketball, softball, soccer. tackle football and youth cheerleading.

Skating


Friday: 

6 to 10 p.m.

Saturday: 

10 a.m. to 1 p.m. 
2 to 5 p.m. 
6 to 10 p.m. 

Birthday Party Packages

(All parties now include the use of inflatables!) 

Package 1: $110 w/pizza, $100 w/o pizza, up to 15 skaters, 1 large one topping pizza, and two pitchers;

Package 2: $160 w/pizza, $140 w/o pizza, up to 25 skaters, two large one-topping pizzas, and two pitchers;

Package 3: $180 w/pizza, $160 w/pizza, up to 25 skaters, two large one-topping pizzas, four pitchers, three tablecloths and nine balloons;

Package 4: $210 w/pizza, $180 w/o pizza, up to 30 skaters, two large one-topping pizzas, four pitchers, three tablecloths and nine balloons;

Package 5(Non-Skating) $75 w/pizza, $65 w/o pizza, one large one-topping pizza, two pitchers (any skaters will be $5 each);

Add Ons:

*Additional Skaters are $3 each. 

*Additional pizzas are $10 each. 

*Additional pitchers are $2 each.

*Recreation Department does not provide cups, napkins or plates. 

*No outside food or drinks allowed inside the building except cake, ice cream, chips and dip.

*We do furnish ice.

*Helium for balloons- $.50 per balloon

Party Hours

Friday: 6 to 8 p.m.

Saturdays: 10 a.m. to noon, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., 2 to 4 p.m., 3 to 5 p.m., and 6 to 8 p.m. Private parties are available on Sundays only and cost $100 per hour. 

Call 251-580-2546 for information.  

Strike City Lanes Bowling


Strike City Lanes opens at 11 a.m. Monday through Saturday and features 14 bowling lanes. The cost is $3.50 per game and shoe rental is $2.75 per person.

For more information about Strike City Lanes, call 251-580-2547 or visit the link under here

 

Basketball


Tuesday: 6 to 8 p.m. (30 years and older only)
Wednesday: 6 to 8 p.m. (18 years and older only)
Thursday: 6 to 8 p.m. (Free-play – all ages)

Fees for Basketball:  $1 per day or $10 Membership Card (Which covers playing for one year)

Youth Basketball


Ages: Boys and Girls 5- to 14-years
Cost: $25 per child

 

Registration for the Youth Basketball Leauge will be open from Oct. 17 through Nov. 18. Games will be played at the Bay Minette Rec Center on McMeans Avenue.  

For more information call the Recreation Center at 580-2546.

Douglasville Summer Basketball League games are played at the former Douglasville school on Shedrick Hardway Parkway.

Presented by Future Athletics, the league offers two age divisions: 8- to 12-years and 13- to 17-years. The fee is $10. Registration is available from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday at the Douglasville school gymnasium. The Summer Session is now complete and no plans have been announced for a Fall season at this time. 

Soccer


Bay Minette Youth Soccer League is open to children ages 4- to 17-years.  Age groups include: U6, U8, U10, U12, U15 and U18. 

Registration is now underway for the Spring soccer season.  The cost is $70 per player, which includes jersey and socks. There will be a discount for multiple children in the same family.

Registration forms are available at Bay Minette Recreation Complex and Bay Minette City Hall. For more information, call the Rec Department at 580-2546.

To real the "Laws of the Game" visit the Alabama Soccer Association website or you can view it here.  The Rules of the Game for Bay Minette Youth Soccer can be downloaded here

 

Youth Tackle Football and Cheerleading

Football registration is CLOSED for Bay Minette Youth Football. Parents/guardians must bring in a copy of the child's birth certificate and a recent photo. The cost is $80 and includes use of helmet and shoulder pads. The league is open to children 7- to 12-years of age. For more information, call the Rec Center at 580-2546.

Ages: 7- to 12-years

Cost: $80 (includes use of helmet and shoulder pads)

 

Cheerleading registration is CLOSED at the Bay Minette Recreation Department. The cost is $115 wich inhcludes the uniform or $15 if the participant already has a uniform. The program is open to children from 6- to 12-years of age. 

Ages: 6- to 12-years 

Cost: $115 with cheer uniform or $15 if already have uniform.

 

 

Youth Softball


Registration will be open Jan. 28-Feb. 26 for Bay Minette Youth Softball League for the 2017 season. The League is open to youth ages 3- to 15-years. Opening date will be Saturday, April 8.

The registration fee is $65 per player and registrants must provide a copy of birth certificate.

For more information on the League, call the Bay Minette Recreation Department at 580-2546.

 

 

Adult Softball Leagues


Men's and Women's Leagues begin in June and the Co-Ed teams begin in July.

Cost: $200/team

For more information on the league or how to enter a team, call the Recreation Department at 251-580-2546.

Youth Baseball

Bay Minette Youth Baseball League oversees the operation of the youth summer and fall leagues. The league is affiliated with the Cal Ripken/Babe Ruth organizations.

​Opening day will be April 8, 2017.

Spring registration and try-outs will take place Feb. 25 and March 4 at Halliday Park pavillion. Sign-ups will be open from 9 a.m. to noon and try-outs will take place at 1 p.m. for Coach Pitch, 2:30 p.m. for Minor League; and 4 p.m. for Majors.

​The registration fee is $80 for the first player and $50 for each additional player from the same family.

​On-line registration/payment is available at www.bayminetteyb.org. Computers will also be set up at the registration/try-out dates for on-line payment as well.

 

 

Gymnastics/Dance


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Quilting Club


Wednesdays: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The Quilting Club meets each Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Bay Minette Recreation Center. All are welcome to attend.

This group is open to all who enjoy quilting or just want to socialize and share a cup of coffee.

For details, call the Rec Center at 580-2546.

 

Kelly's Kids


Kelly's Kids has closed out another successful year at the Bay Minette Recreation Complex. Stay tuned for details about the 2017 summer season.

Ages:  5- to 12-years

Cost:  $75 per week. Discounts available for multiple children in the same family.

Times:  Monday-Friday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Location:  Rec Center

Games, swimming, skating, movies, field trips and much more fun!! Participants should bring a lunch and two snacks everyday. Registration will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.