Parks

The Athens Parks and Recreation has 7 parks spread throughout the city including All Kids Park (formally Kids Dugout) at the Athens Sportsplex for the citizens of Athens to enjoy.

Pavilion Rentals


The pavilions at the parks can be rented at the Athens Recreation Center for $30 per day (additional $25 for kitchenette) from first weekend in April to 2nd weekend in November. Only the pavilions can be rented. The parks will remain open to the public even if the pavilion is rented.

Reservation Hours


Reservations can be made Monday-Friday, 7 a.m. - 10 p.m. or Saturday and Sunday 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. No refund will be given unless inclement weather prohibits the use of the facility. All community events must be authorized by the Parks and Recreation Director, Ben Wiley.

Park Hours


Park hours are from 8 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Park Rules


  • Alcohol is prohibited
  • No cooking in kitchenette
  • No fishing or swimming
  • No lewd or inappropriate conduct
  • No littering
  • No loitering
  • No skateboards or bikes
  • No tobacco products
  • Pets must be on a leash at all times

Moon Bounces & Water Slides


Moon bounces are allowed in designated areas in all parks with the exception of Robert A. Tinnon Park (5th Avenue.) and Lincoln-Bridgeforth Parks. Water slides are not allowed in parks.