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Parks & Recreation

Mission Statement

The mission of the City of Benton Parks and Recreation Department is to provide safe, clean, and beautiful parks and facilities and high-quality leisure activities for our community. These services will enhance residents' health and well-being and promote economic vitality for long-term community sustainability. We will accomplish this through creative leadership, environmentally sustainable practices, and the responsible use of available resources.

 

Movie in the Park - FREE BIRDS

Friday, April 25, 2014 at sunset (approx. 7:45 p.m.)

Tyndall Park's Amphitheater

Concessions available

 

 

YOGA CLASSES EVERY MONDAY IN THE GENE MOSS BLDG. AT TYNDALL

PARK FROM 9:00 A.M. TO 10:00 A.M.  BY HALF MOON FITNESS.  CONTACT

DORIS AT 282-8004 FOR MORE INFORMATION. 

 

Tyndall Park

  • 913 E. Sevier St.
  • Gene Moss Building –1500 sq. ft. community center available for banquets and meetings - Reservation Form and Rules & Regulations
  • 24.52 acres
  • Five youth softball fields
  • One concession Stand
  • Two gazebos
  • Three pavilions
  • Four tennis courts
  • Two basketball courts
  • 500 seat Juli Busken Memorial Amphitheater
  • Skate park
  • Splash Pad - 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Mon - Sun
  • Parks and Recreation Department offices

Gene Moss Building

Bernard Holland Park

Ralph Bunche Park

  • 1300 S. East Street
  • 2.41 acres
  • Playground
  • Pavilion with picnic tables
  • BBQ pits
  • Basketball court
  • Day-use ball field

Owens-Mooney Park

  • N. Main Street
  • .41 acres
  • Decorative water fountain
  • Decorative clock
  • Botanical gardens
  • Trail of Tears historic marker
  • Picnic table
  • Benches

Sunset Lake

  • Fairfield Rd.
  • Pavilion
  • Picnic tables
  • Fishing pier
  • Boat ramp
  • One-mile walking track around the perimeter
  • Stocked fishing lake

Dog Park

  • 924 Fairfield Rd. 
  • Fenced in area for LARGE dogs
  • Fenced in area for SMALL dogs
  • Each area provides play equipment, benches, & water fountain
  • 7:00 a.m. to dusk

 

Hooked-On Fishing Lake

  • Mary Kay Ln.
  • Stocked fishing lake
  • Three covered fishing piers

Lake Norrell

 

Lyle Park

  • Lyledale Rd.
  • Boat ramp
  • Access to Saline River
  • Picnic tables
  • Handicap accessible covered picnic table
  • BBQ grills