Community Centers & Parks

Community centers provide a combination of gymnasiums, clubrooms and game rooms for use by the general public.  A variety of supervised recreational activities and instructional programs for all age groups are offered on a year-round basis.  Please visit each individual community center link to the right for additional information regarding operating hours and programs. Most community centers are also located within park settings and provide different combinations of outdoor amenities including picnic areas, ball fields, tennis courts, outdoor basketball courts, and playgrounds.
Beautiful parks are located throughout Gastonia, offering opportunities for a variety of active and passive recreational pursuits. Many provide tennis courts, outdoor basketball courts, softball and baseball fields, playground apparatus, and picnic areas. Parks are open from dawn until dusk, seven days a week. Lighted outdoor facilities operate independently when scheduled.
Picnic shelters, ball fields and community centers may be rented by families, churches, companies or other groups for a variety of social and business functions. Please contact the specific Community Center to inquire about rental availability.

For more information on individual community centers and parks, please see the Quick Links section to the right.
Contact Information:
Memorial Hall
109 W. Second Avenue, Gastonia, NC  28052
(P.O. Box 1748, Gastonia, NC 28053-1748)
704.866.6839 (office)
704.842.5104 (fax)


Gastonia, N.C., just minutes west of Charlotte, is one of the area’s best places to live and work with an ideal combination of location, size and livability. Gastonia is the largest of Gaston County’s 13 municipalities and one of the largest cities in the Charlotte metropolitan area. Selected as an All-America City three times, Gastonia’s desirable quality of life is the result of its beautiful natural surroundings, friendly neighborhoods, responsive government and vibrant business environment.


✆ 704-866-6714

⟟ 181 S. South Street
Gastonia, NC 28052