Rules For City Parks

  • Confetti, piñatas and water balloons are not allowed in City parks.
  • The use of loud speakers, public address systems, or amplified music (portable stereos) must be in accordance with City ordinances.
  • Park hours are 5:00 am to 10:00 pm. City Ordinance 12.24.010
  • Drinking fountains are the only water source available in city parks. Water spigots/taps are not available to the general public.
  • Please do not remove tables from reservable areas.
  • Vehicles are restricted to designated parking areas only. Absolutely no vehicles are allowed on the grass.
  • No alcoholic beverages allowed in any City park.
  • Smoking is NOT permitted in any City park. City Ordinance 9.12.175
  • No littering. Leave areas in good, clean condition.
  • No domestic pets allowed unless otherwise posted.
  • No weapons or firearms allowed on park property, unless otherwise allowed by state law.
  • Due to liability and culinary issues, dunk tanks are not allowed.
  • Sports should be played in designated, unreserved areas only.
  • Use of metal detectors in parks is prohibited.
  • Take care of our trees. Slacklines and hammocks are not allowed in public parks. Do not tie anything to City trees or park structures. City Ordinance 12.12.140
  • Do not feed the waterfowl or other wildlife.
  • Do not use barbecue units on park picnic tables.
  • Portable fire pits are prohibited.
  • Soliciting or selling of merchandise, tickets, or services is prohibited without a Special Event Permit.
  • The use of inflatable amusement devices requires an additional signed contract and liability insurance.
  • Some ball fields and play areas are open to the public and can be used on a first come, first served basis. Organized leagues and reservations have preference over use of the ball fields and sports fields.

Additional rules may apply. For more information call (435) 716-9250.