Culture / Sports / Recreation

Theatre and Fine Arts




Henderson County Performing Arts Center


Community Theatre


Cinemark Cinema 4


4 screen Cinema Theatre


The Texan


Live Music


Sports Venues and Organizations




Athens Teenage Baseball Association, Henderson County Soccer Association, Coleman Park


Coleman Park boasts four baseball fields, two of which have recently undergone extensive renovation and improvement. The soccer complex portion of the park includes six fields for youth play. Construction of a new concession stand and restrooms at Coleman Park has further improved the parks amenities.


Henderson County Girls Softball Association, Cain Park


Cain Park is home to Henderson County Girls Softball and the Trinity Valley Community College Cardinals softball team. The park offers three youth softball fields and one collegiate field as well as additional field areas for adult softball recreation. 


Henderson County Regional Fair Park Complex


Rodeo Arenas 


TVCC Athletics 


Men’s & Women’s Basketball, Football, Softball, Rodeo, Volleyball and Cheer


Athens ISD


Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Powerlifting, Soccer, Softball, Swim, Tennis, Track, and Volleyball and Fishing.


Recreational Facilities and Opportunities




Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center


Fish Hatchery operated by Texas Parks & Wildlife Dept.


Lake Athens


1,799 acre lake for fishery and watersports


East Texas Arboretum & Botanical Society


Gardens, Nature Trails, Wildlife & Veterans Memorial


Athens Scuba Park


Dive Resort


Kiwanis Park & Splash Pad


Kid’s Splash Pad & Park


NY-TX Zipline Adventures


Zipline Park


Henderson County Regional Fair Park Complex


Rodeos-Concerts-Special Events


Coleman & Cain Parks


Baseball/Softball/Fishing Pond/Walking Trails/18 hole Disc Golf Course/Tennis Courts/Playground/Picnic Area


Athens Bowling Center


Bowling, Arcade & Indoor Mini Golf


Athens Country Club


Golf, Swimming, Tennis & Dining


Tara Vineyards & Winery


Vineyards, Winery & Restaurant


Castle Oaks Vineyard & Winery


Vineyards & Winery


3 P’s in a Vine Vineyard & Winery


Vineyards & Winery


White Fox Vineyards & Winery


Vineyards & Winery


Cedar Creek Lake


4th largest lake in Texas


 Source: local information