Recreation, Festivals and Events

Temple Terrace is truly a recreational wonderland with a wealth of leisure diversions natural beauty and man-made amenities. You’ll enjoy endless opportunities to relax rejuvenate and take advantage of the best community recreation facilities in the greater Tampa Bay area. The Family Recreation Complex with its high-caliber facilities is the focal point for complete recreational activities including three gymnasiums for open and league basketball; a gymnastics studio; and a year-round aquatics area with heated swimming pool water playground fun pools and water slides. The adjoining tennis center includes six lighted clay courts for open play leagues and lessons. A modern fitness center with the latest in exercise equipment and on-site instruction is also available at a variety of hours to accommodate the busiest of schedules. In addition Leisure Services offers arts and crafts special interest classes and sports programs for athletes of all ages at three sports complexes including baseball softball soccer basketball and volleyball.

For the young-at-heart the City’s Lightfoot Center is the home of a wide variety of senior citizen activities with free transportation services special programs and a hot lunch served five days a week. Special interest classes and events such as senior dances and the annual senior games help older residents maintain active minds and bodies.