Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thursday: 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Our facilities will be closed on the following City holidays:
Buildings hours are subject to change without notice. For staff safety facility may close following the conclusion of the last activity. Please call ahead of arrival for more information.
The City of Tulsa’s Park and Recreation Department remains committed to ensuring the safety of our staff and residents, and continues to consult with the Tulsa Health Department and CDC guidelines. Please note the following temporary practices and protocols are in place at our center:
Additional updates and policies will be communicated by center staff as well as posted here and our social media accounts.
General Policies Required Up Entry to Facility
With spectacular views of the Tulsa skyline, Central Center in the newly renamed Veterans Park is an ideal location for such special occasions as weddings, receptions, reunions and community events.
Central Center's amenities include: an auditorium with stage, fitness room, visual arts room, commercial kitchen, and several meeting rooms. Overlooking the pond is the Vista Deck that hosts many outdoor events. Find out more about renting Central Center.
The beautiful 12,500-square-foot Central Center is just west of 6th and Peoria and overlooks Veterans Park with its plush landscaping and water features.
Classes, activities, events, meetings and programs are scheduled throughout the year based on the season. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our current programming through the end of the year is limited and we have updated rules and guidelines in place for specific programs.
Winter Recreation Programs Start December 1!
Due to COVID-19, some of our rooms will not be available for rental. Below are the two options we have available at this time. For more information on our policies and restrictions during COVID-19, along with amenity changes, contact Central Center or visit our website at www.tulsaparks.org.
The information below reflects our rates and policies under normal circumstances.
Central Center has the space for your event. From small classrooms and meeting spaces to the spacious (150-180 capacity) Auditorium, Central Center can accommodate your needs. The flexible rental rates include three set 'packages' as well as hourly rates available. Please note: 'Weekend' includes Friday and Saturday.
A $100 NON-REFUNDABLE fee is required to reserve your rental space (applies to your rental fee). Complimentary set-up and use of Central's tables & chairs are available. Central staff is not responsible for set-up when the party is using tables and chairs from other rental vendors. Please review all rental regulations and responsibilities (above) prior to booking your event.
If you have questions or need additional information, please call Central Center at (918) 596-1444.
Please note, Tulsa Parks has specific policies regarding recreation transactions, programs, services and centers as well as follows all City of Tulsa policies, regulations and laws. You can read all our department's policies on our Park Policies webpage.
After your involvement with a Park program or activity, please take a few moments to complete an Evaluation Form. Thanks!