Rentals at Joe Farmer Recreation Center

Facility rentals at Joe Farmer Recreation Center (JFRC) include the A and B rooms, Amphitheater, Gymnasium and Lakeside Clubhouse. See the charts below for rental rates and additional information.

JFRC Rental Rates (Members and *Nonprofits)


*Nonprofit organizations are those that have been recognized by the IRS as tax exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and operate or maintain facilities in Allen, Texas.

 Rental Area  Business Hours  After Hours  Deposit
Full Room A & B
$40 per hour
$60 per hour $100
Half Room A or B
$20 per hour
$40/hr
$100
Amphitheater
$125 per hour (minimum 2 hours)
$175 per hour (minimum 2 hours)
$250
Gymnasium
N/A
$100 per hour (minimum 2 hours)
$100

JFRC Rental Rates (Non-Members)


 Rental Area Business Hours  After Hours Deposit 
Full Room A & B  $60 per hour $80 per hour  $100 
Half-Room A or B $40 per hour $60 per hour  $100 
Amphitheater $125 per hour (minimum 2 hours) $175 per hour (minimum 2 hours) $250 
Gymnasium N/A $100 per hour (minimum 2 hours) $100 

Lakeside Clubhouse Rental Rates (Residents and Non-Residents)


 Rental Area Business Hours Before or After Business Hours Deposit 
Lakeside (Resident) $40 per hour  $60 per hour (minimum 2 hours) $100
Lakeside (Non-Resident) $60 per hour $80 per hour (minimum 2 hours) $100 

Rental Requirements


Joe Farmer Recreation Center rentals must be made at least two weeks in advance for after-hour rentals, and five days advance for business-hour rentals. Full payment of reservation fee and security deposit must be done at the time of booking a rental. No rentals may occur between the hours of 11 p.m. to 8 a.m.

Refunds will not be issued if rental is cancelled with a notification of less than five working days before the date stated on the Rental Agreement. Rental fee will be kept and deposit will be returned.

Partial refunds will be issued if rental is cancelled, regardless of reason, with notification of five or more working days before the date stated on the Rental Agreement. A $10 administrative charge will be the only deduction from the amount being refunded and the deposit will be returned.

Additional Equipment Available


We have a dry-erase board and a TV/DVD Player. All equipment must be requested in advance to guarantee availability.

Tiny Tots equipment available for rent at $25, which includes a small bounce house and up to three foam mats. This equipment is appropriate for children age 4 and younger. On-duty staff will set up equipment and take it down.

Birthday Party Package: All-Star (after-hours)


  • Cost: $75 per hour (2-hour minimum)
  • Deposit: $100 (refundable if no damage occurs)
  • Maximum 40 children
Included with All-Star Package:
  • Private use of downstairs facility (excluding weight room)
  • Game room (air hockey, foosball, table tennis)
  • Racquetball courts
  • Gymnasium
  • Use of six tables and 10 chairs
  • Unlimited equipment checkout