Centennial Park

Park Amenities

  • 2 picnic pavilions
  • 1/2 mile, paved, hiking/jogging trail
  • Playground
  • Concession
  • Restrooms
  • Mulit-court basketball pavilion
  • 6 lighted soccer fields
  • 1 small lighted practice field
  • 2 lighted football fields with scoreboards
  • 4-lane recreational track
  • 2 lighted multipurpose fields located in a detention
  • Evelyn B. Newman Amphitheater.

The park allows for Friendswood Youth Sports groups and the City of Friendswood to expand on local, state and national tournaments along with the expansion of current programming.


No reservations will be taken at this time due to COVID-19 Pandemic.

Reservation Fees

Clean-up and security deposit: $200.00 (refundable)
Friendswood Resident: $75.00 Fee
Non-resident: $175.00 Fee
Each pavilion has 9 picnic tables. 

Soccer/Football Fields
Daily fee - $25.00 per hour per field
Field set up (optional) fee - $250.00 per day
*A permit for field use must be acquired through the Parks & Recreation Department before fees are assessed.

Evelyn B. Newman Amphitheater
Resident Rate
$500.00 (refundable) Clean-up and Security Deposit
$250.00 Rental Fee

Non-Resident Rate
$500.00 (refundable) Clean-up and Security Deposit
$350.00 Rental Fee

*Admission Fee: Any event that charges an admission fee shall pay the City of Friendswood 10% (percent) of the gross receipts from the admission fee and any concessions sold.

Picture of centennial park pavilion and playground.
Arial view of the soccer and football fields at centennial parl.
picture of the Evelyn B. Newman Amphitheater in centennial park