Brown Gym

Initially a high school gym, Madison's historical Brown Gym was built in 1924 and is located along the southern entrance to Broadway Street. This gym is now a city facility and is home to countless events, athletic tournaments, and sports programs year-round.

Rental info:

*Renting party must provide a certificate of liability insurance for one million dollars and must make reservation 10 days prior to reservation date. 

  • Brown Gym rental                                      $50 per hour
  • Brown Gym rental (non-profit)                    (Nominal fee per parks director)
  • Brown Gym walking pass                            $35 Annual pass
  • Brown Gym walking pass                            $20 per 6 months OR $1 per day

Field rental for Saturday & Sunday Tournaments:

  • Please see the Parks Director for a written contract/agreement with pricing and rental details

Click HERE to rent the Brown Gym

Leagues and Open Gym

Pickle Ball: (Brown Gym only)

  • $5 per session
  • $50 for 6 month pass
  • $75 for year pass

Click HERE to enroll

Free Athletic Classes: (Brown Gym Only)

Every Monday & Thursday the city offers free, low-impact and stretching courses from 8:45 - 9:45AM

Every Tuesday & Friday the city also offers aerobics classes from 8:45 - 9:45AM starting August 9th, 2022 (after water aerobics ends in the summer

Every Wednesday morning the city offers tai-chi classes from 8:45-9:45AM until water aerobics begins in June and will resume in August

Pickup Basketball (Brown Gym Only)

  • Wednesday nights from 5:50pm - 7:00pm
  • FREE
  • All winter

Basketball league (Brown Gym Only)

  • Sunday 10:00am -12:00pm
  • Register online HERE