Community Events at the Gymnasium

  1. Holiday Hours at the Gym

    City Gymnasium hours will change slightly for holidays and upcoming events. Read on...
  2. Saturday Fun With Santa at the Bowie Gymnasium on Dec. 10

    Come and enjoy holiday cheer with Santa and Mrs. Claus at the Bowie Gymnasium. There will be live music, moon bounces, face painting and pictures with Santa and Mrs. C. Hours are 10 a.m. to noon. Admission is $3 or donation of a toy for Toys for Tots. Read on...
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The Bowie Gymnasium hosts two large events each year for the community, one at the end of summer and the other around the holidays in December.

Back to School Bash 2022 

Saturday, August 20, from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Back to School Bash

This event offers a variety of fun activities for children 4 - 10 yrs of age. Admission is free with a donation of non-perishable food items for the Bowie Food Pantry.

Activities include:

  • Amusement games
  • DJ
  • Food
  • Giveaways & door prizes
  • Community Group Demonstrations
  • Community Resource Area for parents.




Saturday Fun with Santa 2022 - Saturday, December 10, 10 a.m. to noon

Saturday Fun with Santa 2019

Santa Claus takes time out of his busy schedule to pay a visit to the Bowie Gymnasium each year on the second Saturday of December. The fun takes place between 10 a.m. and noon and kids can pose for a picture with the jolly old elf!

  • Moon bounces
  • Live holiday music
  • Face painting

Families with children age 12 and under are welcome. Admission is $3 or free with a donation of an unwrapped toy for the US Marine Corps Toys for Tots Toy Drive.