Ike "Woody" Woodman Recreation Center

An engaging space for our community!

The Ike Woody Woodman Recreation Center is a spacious multi-use building. This facility offers a large array of activities, from special events venue, private rental location, as well as host to a wide variety of classes and camps for all ages.

The building consists of three main entertainment areas; a spacious multipurpose room, covered outdoor patio, and game room. Rec Center Exterior

Game Room

Game Room

Multipurpose Room

Multipurpose Room



Other Activities at the Recreation Center

The Recreation Center is home to a variety of activities designed for all ages. From arts and cultural activities to educational empowerment clinics, we strive to engage the entire community.

Check our Recreation Center Activities Calendar or our online program catalog for details, dates and times.

Advertisements can also be found on numerous bulletin boards around town (Post Office, City Hall, Recreation Center, Pool, Library, etc...) as well as on the City of Valdez Parks & Recreation Facebook page.

Mighty Mites

Mighty Mites Fun



Kids' Gold Panning

Gold Panning 2019

Rent the Recreation Center

The Recreation Center is currently unavailable for reservations due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Check back for future updates and facility reopening information.

Below is rental information which applies once the facility reopens for general public use:

The Recreation Center’s Multipurpose Room, Game Room and Patio can be reserved for parties, meetings, events and more.

Multipurpose Room and Patio rentals may be available 7 days a week.  Due to Community Recreation Hours, Monday - Saturday, the Game Room is only available to reserve on Sundays. To view rental rates, amenities and facility use information, download the facility rental application.  All rentals are based on facility and staffing availability.  First come, first reserved.

Rental Application

If you have any questions or would like to check for facility availability, please call the Recreation Center at (907) 835-4526 or email the Recreation Center Administrative Assistant.  

We look forward to serving your rental needs!

  1. Krystal Moulton

    Recreation Coordinator
    Phone: (907) 835-4526

  2. Ike "Woody" Woodman Recreation Center

    Physical Address
    414. W Hanagita
    P.O. Box 307
    Valdez, AK 99686

    Phone: (907) 835-4526