row of cleats lying on some turf for a visual for our cleat exchange

Cleat Exchange - Fall 2023

Fountain Parks and Recreation is hosting a Cleat Exchange at this year's Community Night Out on September 19, 2023 at Metcalfe Park.

 Drop off your gently used and clean football, soccer, or baseball cleats Monday thru Friday at the Fountain Parks & Recreation office or City Hall. We will have a bin set up for quick drop off. Cleats must be clean and in good condition with no holes or tears. You do NOT have to be a Fountain resident to participate. Donating a pair of cleats is not a requirement to receive a FREE pair.(Limit- one pair per player). We cannot guarantee that all sizes will be available. 

September 19, 2023 starting at 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Community Night at Metcalfe Park
704 E. Ohio Ave
Fountain, CO 80817

To receive a pair of cleats, register today at  For more information, please call 719-322-2030.

  *** Please note that the primary (parent) account holder will need to enroll, and the shoe size will be added at check out. For more information, please call 719-322-2030.***

soccer ball flying through the air

Fall Soccer 2023

Our youth Soccer program is available in the Spring & Fall for youth ages 4-12 years and are designed to develop an understanding of rules, teamwork, fundamentals, and sportsmanship. Teams will play a 6 game regular season (6 Games Guaranteed), with games being held on Saturday in Fountain Starting September 9, 2023, and ending October 14, 2023.      

  • Early Registration ends on 06/26/2023: Cost $30
  • Regular Registration ends on 8/25/2023: Cost $35
  • Late Registration ends on 9/12/2023:   Cost $45

cornhole board

Fall Adult Cornhole 2023 - Fall 2023

Cornhole will be played Tuesday Nights starting September 12th and ending November 7th.  Games will be played outside at Metcalfe Park on ball field 2.  Grab a friend and come play!
Cost is $50 per team for 8 game season.
We will have a tournament at the end of the season, winning team will get their team's name on City of Fountain plaque.  

Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Monday, May 1, 2023 - Friday, September 1, 2023
Late Registration: Saturday, September 2, 2023 - Monday, September 11, 2023
Program Duration: Saturday, August 12, 2023 - Tuesday, November 7, 2023
Regular Registration Cost: $50.00
Late Registration Cost: $60.00

volleyball surrounded by water and fire

10U &12U Volleyball 2023 - Fall 2023

9- to 13-year-old Volleyball Co-ed, Season is Nov 4th to Dec 16th, 2023. 

Early registration starts Aug 11, 2023, ends Sep 18, 2023:  $30

Regular registration starts on Sep 19, 2023, ends October 10, 2023: $35
LATE REGISTRATION STARTS Oct 11, 2023, ENDS Oct 24, 2023: $45

6 Game Season, Games and Practices will be held at Aragon Elementary 
All games will be on Saturday.
Practices: Tuesday/ Thursday from 6pm-7pm or 7pm-8pm

a basketball

8U Basketball 2023 - Fall 2023

6- to 8-year-old Basketball Co-ed, Season is Nov 4th to Dec 16th, 2023.
Early registration starts Aug 11, 2023, to Sep 18, 2023:  $30

Regular registration starts on Sep 19, 2023, to October 10, 2023: $35

LATE REGISTRATION STARTS Oct 11, 2023, TO Oct 24, 2023: $45

6 Game Season, Games and Practices will be held at Jordahl Elementary 
All games will be on Saturday.
Practices: Tuesday/ Thursday from 6pm-7pm or 7pm-8pm

red kickball sitting in grass

Co-ed Kickball 2023 - Fall 2023

Designed for teams who wish to play kickball while exercising and enjoying the atmosphere.

We will schedule for eight games with six (6) games guaranteed.

Games will be played Thursday night’s starting Sept 6th; Last scheduled game will be October 26th. 
Cost is $200 per team.  

people playing sand volleyball

Co-ed Sand Volleyball 2023 - Fall 2023

Have fun in the sun this summer at Metcalfe Park!
This will be a eight (8) game season 6 games guaranteed. Regular season games will be self-officiated on Tuesday Nights.

This is a great opportunity to get back outside and start enjoying your local parks.

Season will be from Sept 5th, 2023 - October 24th, 2023.  
Registration ends Sept 4th, 2023, schedules will be published on Sept 4th, 2023.
Games will be played Tuesday nights. 

Cost is $100 per team. 

To Register for a Program, click the link below:



To create Community through People, Programs, and the use of open space.

The mission or "purpose: of the Recreation Department is to provide all citizens of Fountain with high quality programs, facilities and services that will positively affect our vision of creating community.

Vision & Mission Focus Areas:

To effectively achieve our Vision and Mission, we have broken them both down into specific areas.  These areas are designed to provide our department with direction and guidance for developing and evaluating programs, facilities and services. These mission areas are,

  • Provide diversified recreational and educational experiences
  • Foster human development
  • Promote health and wellness
  • Strengthen community image and sense of pride
  • Efficiently utilize resources and demonstrate fiscal responsibility
  • Develop and cultivate partnerships
  • Support economic development
  • Protect environmental resources
  • Develop and empower staff
  • Increase cultural unity
  • Be good stewards of public resources