Frank Brown Recreation Center

  1. Parks and Recreation
  2. Parks and Facilities

Frank Brown Community Center

235 Opelika Rd

  1. Email:
  2. Phone: (334) 501-2930
  3. Hours:  M-Th: 6AM-9PM F: 6AM-6PM Sa: 8AM-12PM Su: 1PM-6PM

Jarrett Jones

Frank Brown Rec Center Director

  1. Phone: (334) 501-2941
  2. Email:

Frank Brown Fitness Application

Frank Brown Fitness Center

The Frank Brown Recreation Center is located at 235 Opelika Road (across the street from the Auburn Post Office and on the same campus as the Harris Center and the Jan Dempsey Community Arts Center).

The mission of the Frank Brown Recreation Center is to provide a broad program of recreation and fitness activities for citizens of all ages to enhance their personal lifestyle and improve their quality of life. Frank Brown Recreation Center (FBRC) offers a wide variety of fitness and recreation programs to accommodate the ever-growing needs of the Auburn community.

  • The facility features a fitness center, consisting of a cardio room, strength room, free weight room, a group fitness room and locker rooms (above click the Frank Brown Fitness Center link for additional information).
  • The remainder of the facility includes the indoor basketball gymnasium available for free play (see below for hours), volleyball and other purposes including fitness instruction and games.
  • A racquetball court, game room, multiple activity rooms and outdoor basketball courts offer a wide variety of classes and programs for citizens of all ages.
  • FBRC shares a newly constructed .042 mile walking path around the complex that is fully accessible and links all of the recreation centers at the parks and recreation complex.

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Thursday: 6 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Friday: 6 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Saturday: 8 a.m. - Noon

Sunday: 1 - 6 p.m.

Summer Free Play Hours Effective May 30,2017

Adults MWF 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. and TR 1:30 - 4 p.m.

18 & Younger MW 12:30 - 5 p.m., TR 8 a.m. - 1 p.m., F 12:30 - 5:30 p.m., and SU 1 - 3 p.m.

Open Gym All Ages M-F 6 - 8 a.m. and SA 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Family Opens Gym TR 5 - 8 p.m.