Recreation

Salida Hot Springs Aquatic Center Closure

The Salida Hot Springs Aquatic Center will be closed at 4:00 p.m. today for a maintenance issue. The maintenance staff is diligently working to remedy the problem and updates will be provided as they become available. Thank you for your understanding, we hope to see you soon! more »

Summer of Music Kicks Off June 19th

There are tons of great opportunities to catch free, outdoor music this summer! The 4th Annual summer music series presented by the Go To Guide and Salida … more »

Celebrate National Bike to Work Month

By Maggie Mudoch, Salida Recreation Supervisor My little boy will be 2 in June. A few months ago, he started what I hope will become a life-long love affair with a two-wheeler. “Hopper” was handed down to my son by his older cousins, who, at the ages of 5 and 3, are already ripping up […]

RV/Camper Dump Station Closure

The RV/camper dump station located behind the Chamber of Commerce at 406 W Hwy 50 is closed permanently effective immediately. Anyone needing to dispose of waste from recreational vehicles can go to the Wastewater Treatment Facility at 6608 County Road 102.  Upon arrival please call the number posted on the gate for entry into the […]

Pool Cleaning Closure and Recreation Events

Salida Hot Springs Pool closed May 5 to May 10 Spring cleaning is going to be in full swing at the Salida Hot Springs pool from Monday, May 5 until Saturday, May 10. The pool is closed twice each year to ensure a proper deep cleaning and to make necessary repairs. During this week, we […]

Earth Day Party at Riverside Park tomorrow

Earth Day Party at Riverside Park tomorrow

While every day is a day to celebrate the planet we call home and consider our impact on Earth, tomorrow, April 19, the City of Salida, Salida Recreation, Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area (AHRA), and the Greater Arkansas River Nature Association (GARNA) will host an … more »

Help Salida kickoff its Energy Focus Plan at the Earth Day Party April 19!

The City of Salida Energy Focus plan will kickoff at the Earth Day Party Saturday, April 19, 2014, which is 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at Riverside Park. The kickoff for the Energy Focus plan will feature giveaways from Xcel Energy and Atmos Energy, the local energy companies that serve Salida. Atmos Energy will be […]

Arts and Recreation Department Created

The Salida SteamPlant and Hot Springs Pool/Recreation Departments have merged to create the Arts and Recreation Department. Theresa Casey, formerly Recreation Manager, will head the department as Arts and Recreation Director with the support of Michael Varnum and the SteamPlant and Recreation staffs. Dara MacDonald, City Administrator, said she is pleased to make the announcement. […]

Starting Friday, March 21, Salida Hot Springs Aquatic Center lap pool closed for repairs

The Salida Hot Springs Aquatic Center detected an underground leak and will need to drain the lap pool in order to complete repairs. Beginning Friday, March 21, the lap pool will be closed until maintenance is completed. The leisure pool will remain open. Necessary parts were ordered shortly after the leak was discovered on the […]