Frequently Asked Questions

Yes. You will need to get a "Special Event" permit to block off the street and this would include you having a bounce house. Please note that bounce houses cannot be located in any streets. You do not need a specific permit for the live music, you will just need to abide by the City's noise ordinance. Look under "permit applications" for the Special Event Permit Packet.

No. You may register for all programs in person at the Mansfield Activities Center or you may register for most programs online at www.mansfieldparks.com. You will need to have an established account with the MAC to register online. To obtain your login information, call the MAC at 817-728-3680 during business hours or use the "Forgot my password" feature of online registration if you previously provided your email on your membership waiver form since August 2014.

Yes, if you are 17 and under and do not have a current MAC card.  We require that a waiver be signed for each membership purchased, whether it is an annual membership or a day pass.

Kids 17 and under with a current MAC card can enter for programs or open gym without a parent.  Day pass purchases or new/renewal memberships require a parent or guardian present.

Remodeling work that requires any structural change, electrical or plumbing work requires a permit. Permits can be obtained through the Building Safety Department. Each sub-contractor must be registered with the City and they must obtain their own permits. All required inspections need to be completed and are included in the permit fee.

Yes. A $5.00 permit must be obtained before holding a garage sale. Permits may be obtained through the Permit Applications and Forms page. Garage sales may last for a period of 3 consecutive days and can only be held 2 times per calendar year at any one address. Garage sale signs must not be posted on any sign, pole, tree or utility post or in any street medians.