Recreation and Parks
ATTENTION: Little League Baseball, Softball and Teeball registrations begin Jan. 25th
*** $15 per child until Feb 19th, $30 per child from Feb.22 until Mar. 4th ***
MUST HAVE birth certificate when registering!!!
Minden is home to one of the best public recreation complexes in Louisiana. The $8 million Minden Recreation Complex features a 40,000 square foot gymnasium with basketball courts and seating for 1000, a weight room, meeting rooms, walking track, locker rooms with showers, and a heated exercise/aerobic lap pool. Outdoors is a large swimming pool, children's water playground, four basketball courts (one covered), two enclosed racquetball courts, four tennis courts, 4 adult softball fields, 12 baseball/softball fields, and 2 tee ball fields, one soccer field, one football field, a 1 mile outdoor walking track, playground, 7 concession/restroom/announcer buildings.
Membership is free and open to everyone; however, a photo identification card must be obtained and presented to use the complex.
In addition to the Minden Recreation Complex, the City maintains Minden Fairgrounds. The complex on Goodwill Street features an open area that includes a pig barn, livestock barn, show barn and RV hookups. Griffith Stadium has a baseball field, which is used by high school, American Legion and semi-pro teams.
Neighborhood Parks are also accessible and provide a variety of features:
Contact Minden Recreation Complex
Kelly Shipp, Director of Parks and Beautification
Links - (LAST UPDATED) 10/16/15