The Teen Center is for teens in grades 6th – 12th. It is located at 540 N Camino Mercado, suite 1-12 (behind Cracker Barrel). The Teen Center features arcade style games, multiple video game systems, computer lab, snack bar, etc. Phone number: 520-374-2764
School Year Hours Summer Hours
Mon – Thurs: 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm Mon – Thurs: 3 pm – 8 pm
Fri: 4:30 pm – 9:30 pm Fri: 3 pm – 9:30 pm
Sat: 1 pm – 5 pm Sat: 1 pm – 5 pm
Transportation is offered throughout the year. For more information on the transportation program contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 520-421-8677, Ext 4560.
Back to School Barbeque
Every Fall, the whole family is invited to the Casa Grande Teen Center’s Back to School Barbeque. Come enjoy hamburgers, hotdogs, chips, refreshments, dessert, etc. After you eat take advantage of the many activities the Teen Center has to offer such as pool, ping pong, air hockey, foosball, video games, computer lab and more. Junior High and High School students eat FREE with a student ID. All others are $1 per person.
Come view the latest fashion for each season at the Teen Center Fashion Shows. Fashion Shows are held in March, July and November. Teen models are always needed. If you are interested in being a teen model contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 520-421-8677, Ext 4560.
Dances are held throughout the year at the Teen Center. Dances include a live DJ, refreshments and contests. There will be a small admission fee at the door. Look for the dance dates in the fall, spring and summer brochure.
Battle of the Bands
Local bands compete to see who is the best of the best. The competition takes place in the spring. Check out the spring brochure for the exact date.
Teen Talent Show
Each December the Teen Center along with Mission Heights Preparatory High School put on a Teen Talent Competition. Many talents are displayed with the top talents being awarded prizes.
Resident Youth Participation Application
All participants must register each year for a Resident Youth Card. A completed Participant Information Form and proof of residency are required for registration. The first card is free and each replacement card costs $5.00.
The application, risk agreement, behavior contract and computer use contract are available for download and printing to complete. This application is required prior to using the Teen Center.