Most City offices will be closed Nov. 23-24 for Thanksgiving. There will be no trash pickup on Thanksgiving Day. Residents whose scheduled pickup day is Thursday will receive service Friday, Nov. 24. Residents whose normal collection day is Friday will receive service Saturday, Nov. 25. Commercial customers whose normal collection day is Thursday will instead receive service either Wednesday or Friday. FMI:

The Recreation Division manages facilities such as the City's two recreation centers, Love Municipal Pool, the San Angelo Nature Center and the Texas Bank Sports Complex. Additionally, Recreation is responsible for a host of programming, including senior services, athletics, an aquatic program, summer day camps and special events such as the annual Date Night.

To register for youth and adult sports click on the following link:   

Youth Basketball    

  • Late registration: Nov. 1-9
    • $80/individual
    • $500/team without jerseys provided
    • $600/team with jerseys provided
  • Ages: Pee wee (4- and 5-year-olds), 6 and under, 8U, 10U, 12U, 14U
  • Games: Jan. 12-Feb. 24
  • Where: Southside, Carl Ray Johnson and Northside recreation centers, various SAISD schools
  • Basketball draft: Southside Recreation Center - times vary for age groups   
    • Boys (8U, 10U, 12U, 14U) - Nov. 20
    • Girls (8U, 10U, 12U, 14U) - Nov. 21

Youth basketball preseason tournament

  • Registration deadline: Dec. 28
  • Cost: $175 for three-game guarantee
  • Age groups: 6 and under, 8U, 10U, 12U, 14U
  • Tournament dates: Jan. 5-7
  • Where: Southside, Carl Ray Johnson, Northside recreation centers, various SAISD schools

Turkey Shoot

Free throw contest for all ages. The best free throw shooters in each age group will win a turkey and runners-up will win a pie for Thanksgiving dinner.

  • Cost: Free
  • When: Thursday, Nov. 9
  • Where: Southside Recreation Center, 2750 Ben Ficklin Road
  • Registration: Begins at 6 p.m.