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Galax Parks and Recreation Information System
Galax Recreation Center236-3218
Galax Municipal Golf Course236-2641
Rex Theatre236-0329
Dept. of Tourism238-8130
Fax Line236-7193

Contact Info:
601 South Main Street
Galax, Virginia 24333
276-236-3218 or 276-236-0401
Fax: 276-236-7193


  • Indoor Pool - (2nd floor)
  • Indoor Rubber Walking/Jogging Track - (2nd floor)
  • Cardio Workout Room -(2nd floor)
  • Weight/Nautilus Workout Room - (3rd floor)
  • Day use locker room/showers- (3rd floor)
  • Community Internet Lab - (3rd floor)
  • 2 Full-Sized Gymnasiums - (1st & 4th floors)
  • Senior Citizen Area & Senior Fitness Workout Room - (3rd floor)
  • Multi-Use Activity Rooms - (3rd floor)
  • After School Program Rooms - (3rd floor)
  • Program Registration desk & information - (1st floor)

Recreation News Notebook
Tuesday and Thursday - 7:10 AM on 1360 WWWJ Radio Station

Hours of Operation
Monday6:00 am- 9:00 pm
Tuesday6:00 am- 9:00 pm
Wednesday6:00 am- 9:00 pm
Thursday6:00 am- 9:00 pm
Friday6:00 am- 9:00 pm
Saturday (Dec - Mar)6:00 am- 9:00 pm
Saturday (Apr - Nov)10:00 am- 5:00 pm
Sunday1:00 pm- 5:00 pm

The Recreation Center will be closed on weekends that community events are scheduled in Felts' Park. Children 10 & under must be accompanied by an adult at all times while using the Galax Recreation Center, Outdoor Pool, etc. unless they are participating in a Galax Parks and Recreation Department program or activity (example: swimming lessons, youth basketball practice, swim team, etc.)

Internet Access Stations
Open to the Community
8:30 am - 8:30 pm (Monday - Friday)
1:00 - 5:00 pm (Saturday & Sunday)

  • All participants must sign in for user times.
  • Times may be reserved by calling the Recreation Center at 276-236-3218.
  • All participants must sign a user agreement form.
  • Any child over the age of 8 may use the Internet if a parent or guardian supervises him/her while using the computer.
Anyone under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardian's signature.

Call Teresa Roberts at either of the following phone numbers:
Cell: 276-237-6680
Home: 276-236-8748
Teresa is a member of American Fitness Professionals. She is a certified Group Session Trainer who also specializes in outdoor training.

Rooms to Rent
For birthdays, meetings, etc.
The Galax Recreation Center ~ Galax Municipal Golf Course your most affordable option

I Wish
Let us know if you have an idea for a new program.
Call 276-236-3218 or send an email to

Cardio and Weight Room Fitness Area

Looking for a great workout, come to the Galax Recreation Center for all your fitness needs. Our cardio room features treadmills, steppers, exercise bikes, rower and elliptical cycle. The weight room features all new Nautilus Nitro equipment and you can get in a few laps on our indoor rubber track located on the second level.

December - March 8, 2014March 9 - November 30, 2014
Monday - Friday6:00 am- 9:00 pmMonday - Friday6:00 am- 9:00 pm
Saturday10:00 am- 9:00 pmSaturday10:00 am- 5:00 pm
Sunday1:00 pm- 5:00 pmSunday1:00 pm- 5:00 pm

Great Rates for 2014

Cardio or Weight RoomMonthly Fee
Adult Couple (married in same household)$20.00
Family (same household)$25.00
Senior Individual (age 60 & above)$10.00
Senior Married Couple (age 60 & above)$15.00
Teen (ages 13 - 17)*$10.00
Cardio and Weight RoomMonthly Fee
Adult Couple (married in same household)$35.00
Family (same household)$40.00
Senior Individual (age 60 & above)$15.00
Senior Married Couple (age 60 & above)$25.00
Teen (ages 13 - 17)*$15.00

*Participants may register as a teen if they are 13 - 17 years old. Teens age 13 - 15 must be supervised by an immediate family member 16 years old or older.

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