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Boys Ranch Activity Center (BRAC)

Subfacility of Boys Ranch Park

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Features

  1. ADA Playground
  2. Baseball / Softball Diamond
  3. Classrooms
  4. Fishing Pier
  5. Fitness Room
  6. Game Room
  7. Grill
  8. Gymnasium
  9. Kitchen
  10. Locker Room
  11. Meeting Rooms
  12. Pavilion
  13. Picnic Tables
  14. Restrooms
  15. Roller Hockey Court
  16. Soccer Field
  17. Swing Set
The Boys Ranch Activity Center (BRAC) is the only recreation center operated by the Department of Community Services. The 24,000 square-foot activity center houses a full court gymnasium, fitness room, meeting room, game room, men’s and women locker rooms, and classrooms.

Programs

The Boys Ranch Activity Center offers a variety of exciting programs for all ages. Programs include Jazzercise, arts and crafts, free play basketball, yoga, tai chi, and much more.

Outside Activities

In addition, there are picnic tables, grills, 2 practice soccer / baseball fields and 3 covered pavilions. Other features include security lighting around the lake, a physically challenged playground, a swing set by the large pavilion, fencing around the soccer fields, a roller hockey court and a fishing pier.

Contact Information

For more information, please call 817-952-2323.

BRAC Memberships

Yearly membership usage fees are required for use of the lobby activities and gymnasium. You must bring an ID and current utility bill to become a member! Members ages 17 and under must have a parent/guardian sign a release of liability in order to join. Ages 8 and under must always be accompanied by an adult 18 or older.
Facility Cards (Yearly) Resident Non-Resident
Youth (up to age 15)
$12 $26
Adult (16 and older)
$26 $52
Senior (55 and older)
$20 $32
One-Day Pass
$7 $7

BRAC Fitness Room

There are 2 options for fitness facility memberships. There is a pay by the year option which includes your facility card. There is also a pay by the month option. With that option you must also purchase a facility card. The yearly option gives you a discounted rate. You must purchase a membership to have use of the fitness facilities. You must be 16 years or older to purchase a fitness membership.
Yearly Fee for Weight Room* Resident Non-Resident
Adult (16 and older) $127 per year or $17 per month plus card $26 $202 per year or $22 per month plus card $52
Senior (55 and older) $82 per year or $12 per month plus card $20 $122 per year or $17 per month plus card $32
*There is a $5 replacement fee for lost cards.
*Everyone who enters the facility must have a facility card.

Facility Rentals

There is 1 multi-purpose room (2,160 square feet) that can be divided into 2 or 3 tile floor rooms. These rooms are referred to as Rooms A, B and C. Room A (790 square feet) has a full kitchen consisting of a sink, stove, oven microwave, refrigerator, ice machine and dishwasher. Each room has a wall-mounted television.

Rooms A, B and C combined, will hold about 200 people lecture style. If tables are used each room holds about 36 people, more can be accommodated depending on arrangement of tables. We do provide tables and chairs. The following are available:
  • 25: 8-foot long rectangle tables
  • 35: 5-foot round tables
  • 200 chairs
For no additional charge the lessee can hire caterers for the rental. They are also allowed to decorate however they wish as long as it does not damage the walls or building in any way. These decorations must be removed before they leave.

**Food and beverage is strictly prohibited in the lobby area. Patrons must reserve a room to serve food and beverages.

Facility Rental Fees

Number of Rooms
Non-Peak (September - April) Pricing
Peak (May - August) Pricing
1 Room $38 per hour
$48 per hour
2 Rooms
$48 per hour $58 per hour
3 Rooms
$58 per hour $68 per hour

The BRAC lobby is included in room rentals. Members will still be allowed to use table games during business hours.

Gym Rental Fees

The basketball gym can be rented and holds about 400 people (more or less depending on the arrangement of tables and chairs). All full court rentals must be after hours with a 2-hour minimum rental. Half court may be rented during open hours.
Court Size Non-Peak (September - April) Pricing Peak (May - August) Pricing
Half Court
$33 per hour plus $100 deposit $43 per hour plus $100 deposit
Full Court $48 per hour plus $100 deposit $58 per hour plus $100 deposit
Special Event (2-Hour Minimum) $88 per hour plus $100 deposit $98 per hour plus $100 deposit

Hockey Rink Rental

Lighting
Pricing (No Deposit)
Rink Without Lights
$17 per hour
Rink With Lights
$22 per hour


Pavilions

Central Pavilion (at Roy Savage Pool)
Rental Type
Non-Peak (September - April) Pricing
Peak (May - August) Pricing
Pavilion $80 per 6 hours plus $100 deposit
$105 per 6 hours plus $100 deposit

Corporate Pavilion
In front of the BRAC there is a large covered pavilion (corporate pavilion) that can be reserved and holds about 200 people. There are 2 grills, a fire pit, and 8 electrical outlets. This pavilion’s rental times are from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. or 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Rental Type
Non-Peak (September - April) Pricing
Peak (May - August) Pricing
Pavilion Without Lights
$122 per 6 hours plus $100 deposit
$142 per 6 hours plus $100 deposit
Pavilion With Lights
$77 per 6 hours plus $100 deposit $102 per 6 hours plus $100 deposit

Playground Pavilion (nest to Boys Ranch Playground)
Rental Type
Non-Peak (September - April) Pricing
Peak (May - August) Pricing
Pavilion $125 per 6 hours plus $100 deposit
$144 per 6 hours plus $100 deposit

Lake Pavilion (next to Boys Ranch Lake)
Rental Type
Non-Peak (September - April) Pricing
Peak (May - August) Pricing
Half Pavilion
$125 per 6 hours plus $100 deposit
$145 per 6 hours plus $100 deposit
Full Pavilion
$250 per 6 hours plus $100 deposit $290 per 6 hours plus $100 deposit

In addition to this, we have a medium sized pavilion with a grill, located near the pond. There is also a smaller pavilion located throughout the park that seats about 15 to 20 people. These 2 pavilions are not for rent and are taken on a first-come, first-serve basis.

*Note: Rental times are either 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. or 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.