New Recreation Complex

New Recreation Complex

THE NEW FORT WALTON BEACH RECREATION CENTER IS COMPLETE! Visit our Recreation Center News page for more information about what we have to offer!


A 30,000+ sf multi-use facility to be located off of Jet Drive NW, along with a 10-field athletic complex which will provide for centralization of the City’s recreation and community activities. Approximate cost: $8,500,000.00

Front Elevation

Master Site Plan


***PROJECT UPDATE – February 2015***
Rec Center 2.15
Rec Center Gym 2.15

Rec Center Field 2.15


Sneak preview of the recreation center gym and athletic fields




Update: November 2014


***PROJECT UPDATE- June 2014***
The recreation project is continuing at a rapid pace; all gymnasium walls are complete and foundations have been poured.  All underground pipe on the athletic cite complex is complete.

Fred B Hedrick Rec 1406022031 Fred B Hedrick Rec 1406022032 Fred B Hedrick Rec 1406022033 Fred B Hedrick Rec 1406022034


***PROJECT UPDATE – August 2013***
Demolition is currently underway at the project site. We will continue to update this page as the project progresses. The scheduled construction completion date is September 30, 2014.

Start: July 8, 2013

End: September 30, 2014