The AASD regularly uses its modern facilities to attract major events which boost local hotel, restaurant and shopping venues.
Mansion Park Stadium features a Trophy Turf playing surface with an eight-lane polyurethane running track. It is the site of PIAA district and interdistrict football, soccer and track championships.
Residents of the community use Mansion Park and the track on the Altoona Area High School campus for walking and jogging daily.
Students participate annually in charitable events that benefit community agencies.