Colby Recreation Department

The mission of the Colby Recreation Department is to provide a wide range of programs targeting all members of the community in activities and wellness.


A special thanks to our Youth Sports Sponsor for the 2022 year:

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Colby Activity Guide for the Fall and Winter of 2022. 


Colby Recreation sponsorship opportunities

Are you a local business that is looking to sponsor a league or
recreational event? The Colby Recreation Department is actively bidding out
sponsorship opportunities for the 2022 year including youth sports leagues,
special events and the upcoming renovations at the ballfields.

If you are interested please return the bid packet (link below) to
recreation@cityofcolby.com or drop it off at the Event Center in person.
Once you do this we will send you a copy of the bid packet. All bids are
due by December 6th at 1:30pm.

Please email us with further questions or call 785-460-4440. We appreciate
all of the support from our community!

Colby Recreation Sponsorship Opportunities


Summer Smash Youth Baseball & softball tournament series

Registration is now open for Colby Recreation’s Summer Youth Baseball & Softball Tournaments! If you could please share this with those coaches/organizations in your community that may be interested it would be greatly appreciated. Please make sure when registering online you are selecting the correct tournament option and ages and dates are correct. A roster/waiver form will need to be filled out before each tournament. Once you register your team this form will be sent to you.

2023 Colby Summer Smash Tournament Series Dates

Saturday, June 10th – Youth Baseball
8U Machine Pitch, 10U Fast Pitch, 12U Fast Pitch
$250
3 Game Guarantee

Saturday, June 24th – Youth Baseball
15U Fast Pitch
$300
3 Game Guarantee

Saturday, July 1st – Youth Softball
8U Coach Pitch, 10U Fast Pitch, 12U Fast Pitch
$250
3 Game Guarantee

Saturday, July 8th – Youth Baseball
8U Machine Pitch, 10U Fast Pitch, 12U Fast Pitch
$250
3 Game Guarantee


Pickleball league

Partnering with the Colby Tennis Center, Colby Recreation has registration open for our Adult Men’s and Women’s Pickleball Leagues! Cost is $30 per team and we will begin games the week of February 8th. All games are 2v2 and each team will play one match per week for six consecutive weeks. You will schedule this match with your opposing team and play at a time that is convenient for you. There will then be a tournament the week of March 20th to determine our champion.

Pickleball League

Click Here to Register


Event center classic basketball tournament

Registration is now open for Colby Recreation’s 2nd Annual “Event Center Classic” Youth Basketball Tournament! This years tourney will again be a two day tournament taking place on Saturday, March 25th and Sunday, March 26th of 2023. Cost is $200 per team, 4 game guarantee. We will have spots fill up and entries are on a first pay first enter basis. There is no way to reserve your spot until payment is received. Once we are full, we are full and you will be placed onto a waiting list. Awards are given to the top 2 teams in each age division.

This year we are offering the following age groups:

                -3rd/4th grade girls

                -3rd/4th grade boys

                -5th/6th grade girls

                -5th/6th grade boys

Event Center Classic

Click Here to Register