#JoinTheEpic Social Media Challenge

By | Epic Extras

Take a picture at The Epic with the hashtag #JoinTheEpic for a chance to win a complimentary membership! The Epic features the newest & exclusive strength, free weight, circuit and cardio equipment. Memberships are hassle free with no initiation fees or annual maintenance fees.

For membership info and news about upcoming events and programs, please visit JoinTheEpic.com.


The 2019 CrossFit Open is at The Epic!

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The Reebok CrossFit Games Open is back again for 2019! Step out of your comfort zone and try 5 new workouts that will test you against the sport’s top athletes as well as members of other boxes worldwide (more than 400,000 people tested their fitness in the Open last year)! Competing in the Open can be helpful for pushing yourself further, hitting new performance heights and conquering challenging exercises for the first time. You just might surprise yourself!

The Open is for everyone of all abilities, ages 14 and up. Members of the Epic who have registered for the Open at https://games.crossfit.com/ will be able to join us during regular Friday class times to have your workout judged by our CF2960 coaches (no CF drop in fee required if you show proof of Open registration. Non-members will need to purchase a day pass).

2960 Epic Place, Grand Prairie, TX 75052. Workouts may be performed in our functional training area, the outside training space, the indoor tracks, or in the Warehouse. We will not know what the workouts will require until they are released by CrossFit.

Each workout will be announced on Thursday, beginning on Feb. 21st. We will perform these workouts on the following Friday during regularly scheduled class times. Visit jointheepic.com/crossfit2960/<http://jointheepic.com/crossfit2960/> for the current schedule.

#jointheepic, #supportyourlocalbox, #hardworkpaysoff, #HWPO #intheopen


Open Play Pickleball at The Epic

By | Epic Extras

The game of pickleball is expanding this Spring in Grand Prairie and will be available for all ages and abilities! Instruction and open play will be offered at three indoor facilities around town!

What is Pickleball?
Pickleball is a fun and easy-to-learn game that is taking recreation facilities around the country by storm! Played as doubles or singles, Pickleball is an entertaining sport that combines many elements of tennis, badminton and ping-pong.


See our locations and schedules below or visit our Pickleball page to keep up with the latest updates.
The Epic:
Open Play Schedule:*
Mondays: 9 a.m. – Noon
Tuesdays: 5:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Wednesdays: 9 a.m. – Noon

*Requires a valid membership or day pass to The Epic.

The Epic
2960 Epic Place


Open Play Schedule:*
Monday: 5:30 – 9:45 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 5:30 – 9:45 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Wednesday: 5:30 – 9:45 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Thursday: 5:30 – 9:45 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Friday: 5:30 – 9:45 a.m.
Saturday: 8:00 – 11:00 a.m. & 3:00 – 7:45 p.m.
Sunday: 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.

*Requires a valid membership or day pass to The Summit.

The Summit
2975 Esplanade


Charley Taylor Recreation Center:
Pickleball is coming to Charley Taylor Recreation Center this Spring. The facility is currently closed for renovations. Anticipated opening will be in March 2019.

Upcoming Art Classes

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Come join us for the following classes:

Photography Basics with Ricky Saldivar

When: February 9th

Time: 3 – 4:30 pm

Price: $15 per person (Sign up at member services desk)

A workshop teaching technical and compositional techniques you can use with you phone or camera. Perfect for anyone who got a new camera over the holidays or looking to create more engaging content on social media. 

The class will cover do’s and dont’s, composition, controlling your camera and a specific time for practicing techniques around The Epic.


Pottery Workshop with Horacio Casillas

When: February 5th and 7th (Tuesday and Thursday)

Time: 7-8:30 pm (5th) and 7-8 pm (7th)

Pickup Artwork: February 9th, 11 am – 4 pm

Price: $15 per person (Sign up at member services desk)

An Epic opportunity to a creative experience, or create something personal for Valentine’s Day!  This two-part workshop teaches basic techniques for creating and glazing pinch pots.  Students will design and sculpt their pot during classes; then, the pots will be fired and ready for pickup, February 9th.


Make 2019 Epic with limited time WFAA discounts! This holiday weekend only, Jan 19-21!

By | Epic Extras

Make 2019 Epic with limited time WFAA discounts! This holiday weekend only, Jan 19-21!

25% OFF
3-Month Memberships
GroupFit Annual Upgrade (valid with annual Epic membership)
CrossFit 2960 Annual Upgrade (valid with annual Epic membership)


Visit The Epic and sign up today! Your 2019 #epicresolutions start here!


Mention this offer at Guest Service desk at time of purchase. Offer not available for online purchase. No cash value. Not valid with any other offer. Offer Expires January 21, 2019.


Epic Athletics

By | Epic Extras

The Epic Athletics Sports Courts are excited to offer different events, programs, and leagues. We will be offering the following leagues, and more, to the community:

  • Men’s Basketball League
  • Men’s Futsal League
  • Co-ed Volleyball League
  • Youth Recreation Futsal League
  • Youth Basketball League
  • Pickleball Tournaments (Check back for dates)


Youth Leagues
Youth futsal leagues are as follows:

  • 6U, 8U, 10U, 12U, and 14U

Youth basketball leagues are as follows:

  • 8U, 10U, 12U, and 14U

 * Youth Rec Futsal League will begin March 2nd, 2019 (Saturdays)
Come be a part of a growing sport in Futsal and help make it an Epic experience! If you have a team, come register!!

 * Youth Rec Basketball League will begin March 2nd, 2019 (Saturdays)
Come register your team for our Youth Basketball League in an area-like gym, with 200 plus seating!!!

Youth Leagues will be on an individual registration basis. Spots are filling quickly, so come register your kids for Youth Leagues at The Epic!!
Youth Registration deadline: February 23rd, 2019


Adult Leagues

Adult leagues are as follows:

  • 16 and Up

* Epic City Futsal Men’s League will begin on January 21st, 2019 (Monday Nights)
Come be a part of a growing sport in Futsal and help make it an Epic experience! If you have a team, come register!! Free Agents welcome!!

* Co-ed Volleyball League will begin January 23rd, 2019 (Wednesday Nights)
Come to the Epic and register your team. Free Agents welcome!!

* Men’s Basketball League will begin January 24th, 2019 (Thursday Nights)
Come register your team for our Men’s League played on Thursday Nights in an area-like gym, with 200 plus seating!!! Free Agents welcome!!


Click Here to register as a Free Agent.
Adult Registration deadline: January 18th, 2019


Open Play Times


  • Monday: 530am – 830am; 1230pm – 9:45pm
  • Tuesday: 1230pm – 630pm; 830pm – 945pm
  • Wednesday: 1230pm – 6pm
  • Thursday: 1230pm – 6pm
  • Friday: 530am – 945pm
  • Saturday: 8am – 745pm
  • Sunday: 230pm – 545pm



  • Monday: 530am – 5pm
  • Tuesday: 530am – 5pm
  • Wednesday: 11am – 945pm
  • Friday: 530am – 845pm



  • Monday: 9am – 12pm
  • Tuesday: 530pm – 930pm (Futsal Court)
  • Wednesday: 9am – 12pm


Questions or Concerns?

Andre’ Thomas (Athletics Coordinator)

Phone: 972 – 339 – 3710

Email: althomas@gptx.org

City of Grand Prairie Parks, Arts and Recreation