Parks & Recreation

J. Travis Price Park swings and playground lake in background

Springfield Parks and Recreation provides diversified and optimum recreational activities and facilities that enhance the quality of life for people of all ages.

The Center 401 N. Main ST  (615) 382-1655, The Center
Open Monday - Friday 6:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Parks and Recreation Administrative Offices.  Indoor Track, Exercise Machines, Group Exercise Programs.  Great venue for banquets, reunions, meetings, wedding receptions, and fundraising events.

The Center Event Venue Fees

American Legion Park
4660 Memorial BLVD
Adult Leagues, Picnicking, Access Springfield Greenway. 

Garner ST Park 200 N. Garner ST, Garner St. Park
May 26, 2018 at 10:00 AM the tennis Courts will be dedicated as the Curtis Holland Tennis Complex. 
Playground, Tennis Courts.  Access Springfield Greenway. Picnic Gazebo* may be reserved for $10.00 per hour with five (5) tables and a small grill.
Full payment and signed contract required at time of reservation. See pictures in slideshow below.

J. Travis Price Park 4155 Wilks RD, J. Travis Price Park    
Athletic Fields.  Access Springfield Greenway.  Historic Cabin. Picnic Shelters* and Post 48 Community BLDG.*  Shelters rent for $10.00 per hour.  Shelter 1, near the lake and playground with 7 tables and one large grill. Shelter 2 near the sports complex with 8 tables and 2 large grills.  Post 48 Community Bldg. which accommodates up to 50 guests rents for $50.00 for the first two hours plus $15.00 each additional hour.  8 six foot rectangle tables are available for dining with a serving counter.  Cooking appliances are not available.  Full payment (cash, check, card) and complete contract are required at time of reservation. See pictures in slideshow below.

Martin Luther King Jr. Park 2623 S. Main St. S. Main St. 
Notice: Splash pad closes for season September 24, 2019
Football field with 8-lane track and youth soccer fields.  Splash Pad Closed for the season.

Springfield Greenway
A multipurpose path connects parks, the historic  and business districts.  See pictures in slideshow below.

Central Bark Dog Park in Garner St. Park, 200 N. Garner St. 
NOTICE—Thank you for your support Springfield received $25,000 grant from the Boyd Foundation. Enhancement plans include installing agility features, park benches, concrete work and water fountain installation.  

*Reservations Required, (615) 382-1655, The Center