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About Us Who We Are

The Great Bend Recreation Commission, also known as Great Bend Rec, provides quality leisure, cultural, sports, fitness and educational programs to improve the quality of the community and the individual lives of our community members. We serve individuals and families within the USD 428 school district, which includes all of Great Bend, Kansas, and some surrounding rural areas.

  • 772+
    Programs & Activities
  • 5+
    Modern Facilities
  • 165+
    Employees to Serve You

Our Facilities Where We Are

Great Bend Rec is proud to operate and utilize numerous modern facilities that enable us to fulfill our mission.

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Our Services What We Offer

We enrich lives within the community through hundreds of quality, affordable youth and adult programs, after school programs, outdoor activities, special events, sports leagues and tournaments.

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Testimonials Our Mission in Action

“We are very fortunate as a community to have such a great Rec Center. The employees put their heart into their job and it is truly appreciated!”

Sandy Gilmore-McMullen

“Great Bend Rec is the best Rec anywhere in the world! [There is] always something for everyone to participate in!”

Dale MacKinney

“Great place to take your kids for recreational activities!”

Carrie Romo
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Summer Activity Guide is Out Now!

Download the Activity Guide to view all Great Bend Rec programs & activities.