4801 East 50th Street
Odessa, TX 79762
Phone: (432) 362-1500
Fax: (432) 362-1508
4801 East 50th Street, Odessa, TX, US, 79762
- Phone: (432) 362-1500
- Fax: (432) 362-1508
Whether you are an alumni, current, or prospective student, the University of Texas of the Permian Basin is a campus worth visiting. The campus features a replica of Stonehenge, the Nancy Fyfe Cardozier Gallery, and a nationally accredited business school. Home of the falcons, UTPB is also proud of its reputation and involvement in research to better the economy of the Permian Basin.
Reminiscent of some of the great links courses in Scotland, this masterfully designed municipal 18 hole golf course features gentle and rolling terrain and presents a true test for all levels of golfers. A fully stocked pro shop is on site. Lessons are available.
The Woodson Family Aquatic Center is the perfect place to lounge around, get some sun, or for a dip in the pool. This center also features a sand volleyball court, picnic area, and a playground for the kids. What better way to enjoy a day in the Permian Basin's sun than a day at the pool!
The official location for the annual Juneteenth parade, Woodson Park is one of the best recreational facilities in Odessa. It also houses the Woodson Family Aquatic Facility, which has pools, playgrounds and water slides for the entire family to enjoy. A Community Center is also part of the premises, which can be hired as a venue for private events. Epitomizing the alpha and omega of recreation in the city, Woodson Park is 13 acres of complete fun.
Floyd Gwinn Park opened in 1945 as the first aquatic park in Odessa. Today this 40-acre park features two playgrounds, plus all the facilities to support your favorite sport. Floyd Gwinn has it all, from baseball and soccer, to basketball, tennis, and volleyball. You can also enjoy a swim in the community pool on a hot day. The park is also home to the Floyd Gwinn Gymnasium, which gives the community a facility to practice and participate in activities.
This 20 acre water park features a 500,000 gallon tumble wave pool, plus other spectacular water rides. While the park is only open from May through Labor Day weekend, visitors can cool off during Midland's hottest season. The Hero's Water World is great for the whole family for some fun in the sun adventures.
The Putt Putt Fun Center has something that the whole family will enjoy. From go-carts, miniature golf, to lazer tag, batting cages, and more, everyone will have a blast figuring out what to do next. The Putt Putt Fun Center also has specials, like Funday Mondays and birthday parties.
The kids will love Dennis the Menace Park, as there is plenty to keep them busy in this three-acre park full of colorful playhouses and slides. This park was inspired in part by the Dennis the Menace Park in Monterey, California.
Expert skydiving center teaching tandem jumps, static line and professional coaching.
The Midland Polo Club is a dream come true not just for players and trainers but also for families and those who aspire to master this exciting game. Well-equipped facilities include a carefully manicured playing field, practice amenities, sticks, balls and horses. As long as they are on a leash, dogs are welcomed heartily at this unpretentious club whose admission is free. It is not uncommon to spot onlookers sitting atop their vehicles and catching a game of polo from the grassy outfields! Check website for details.
Home of the City of Midland Aquatics' competitive swimming and diving teams, the Midland Mabee Aquatic Center is a full Olympic diving venue with features including two competitive pools and three multi-purpose pools. A scuba shop, an exercise room, and a weight room are also located on site.
Home to many charity golf events, Hogan Park prides itself as the best destination for golf in West Texas. This city staple was constructed in 1959, has 36 holes of challenging courses, which include the Roadrunner and the traditional Quail Course. After a long day of golf, grab a bite to eat and some refreshments at the Bar and Grill. Hogan Park also caters to wedding and banquet events as well as the PGA Tour.