WESTMINSTER, CO – SEPTEMBER 15, 2023 – On Tuesday, September 19th, the Hyland Hills Parks & Recreation District will host a Grand Opening and Open House for the public to tour the new Hyland Hills Sports Center, located in Carroll Butts Park at 4201 West 94th Avenue in Westminster. The event will take place from 5:30 – 7:30 PM, with a Gymnastics Showcase and brief remarks beginning at 6:00 PM.

Previously home to the Carroll Butts Athletic Park Indoor Sports Arena, the nearly 50,000-square-foot facility now houses the Donald E. VanArsdale Gymnastics Center, a multi-sport gymnasium, a cardio and weight room, and multi-purpose rooms available for recreation programming and private event rentals.

During the Grand Opening and Open House, residents are invited to explore the facility and enter to win prizes from Hyland Hills including a free month of membership to the facility, tickets to Hyland Hills Water World, birthday party rentals, and more. Light appetizers and refreshments will also be provided, along with free balloon animals and airbrush tattoos for the kids.

“We are ecstatic to be opening our doors to the public,” said Yvonne Fischbach, Executive Director for Hyland Hills Parks and Recreation, “This project has been a high priority for our community and we look forward to serving people of all ages in this state-of-the-art facility.”

The Hyland Hills Sports Center will host drop-in pickleball, basketball, and volleyball hours as well as numerous fitness and recreation programs including youth gymnastics and SilverSneakers classes.

To learn more about Hyland Hills Parks and Recreation and the new Hyland Hills Sports Center, call 303-428-7488 or visit www.hylandhills.org.


Hyland Hills Park and Recreation District was established in 1955 as one of the first designated park and recreation districts in Colorado. The District serves approximately 130,000 residents within its boundaries, which include Federal Heights and parts of Westminster, Arvada, Thornton, Northglenn, and unincorporated Adams County. Several thousands more benefit from the District’s parks, recreation programs, and facilities including ballfields, swimming pools, community centers, the FIT by Hyland Hills fitness center, and a skate park as well as the Greg Mastriona Golf Courses at Hyland Hills, Water World, Adventure Golf & Raceway, and the Ice Centre at the Promenade. Learn more at hylandhills.org.

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