Asheville Parks & Recreation athletic programs are designed to provide wholesome recreational opportunities for residents of the community of all skill levels and ages. Emphasis is placed on fair play and sportsmanship.A variety of team and individual sports programs, leagues and events for youth and adults, in both traditional and contemporary athletic venues are offered. These programs enhance the health and well being of the participants involved, as well as impacting the social and economic wellness of the community.

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Adult Athletics

Fall Softball: Men & Co-Hospitality

Season: August-October
Fee: $600/team plus $25 for each non-City of Asheville resident
View current schedules and standings

Fall Volleyball: Dual-Gendered

Season: September-December
Fee: $200/team plus $25 for each non-City of Asheville resident

Flag Football: Dual-Gendered

Season: November-February
Fee: $600/team plus $25 for each non-City of Asheville resident

Basketball: Dual-Gendered

Season: November-February
Fee: $600 entry fee/team plus $25 for non-Asheville Residents
Registration Dates:
October 31 – 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
November 1 – 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
November 2 – 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
View the league rules and regulations
View the team roster form

Adult Registration Information

To register for all adult athletic programs, bring completed team information form & team roster form with fees to:
Asheville Parks & Recreation
72 Gashes Creek Rd.
Asheville, NC 28804

PLEASE NOTE: Special requests regarding game schedules should be submitted in writing with the roster and payment. While we try to accommodate all such requests, we can’t guarantee that we can honor all of them.

Youth Athletics


The Asheville Parks & Recreation Department partners with Black Mountain Parks & Recreation for youth basketball in the following age groups: Grades K-1 Coed, Grades 2-3 Coed, Grades 4-5 Coed, Grades 6-8 Boys and Grades 6-8 Girls. Teams are created using a blind draw and will practice once per week and have one game per week. Most games will be played on Saturdays in Asheville or Black Mountain.
Fee: $15 (City residents receive a $5 discount.)
Registration Dates: September 6 to October 27
View more information and register online

WNC Fall Basketball

The longest-running fall baseball program around! The league offers baseball for youth ages 4 to 17. Divisions include T-Ball, 2A, 3A, 4A, Junior League and Senior League.
View current schedules and standings