Parks & Recreation

We strive to help visitors and residents of Siloam Springs enjoy their time with family, friends, and nature. We hope you enjoy our parks, walking trails, and recreational services.

Each year, we offer sporting activities for children and adults, as well as various special events throughout the year. Please check our website regularly for the most current schedules and registration information. 

You may view or print a copy of the 2017 event calendar for more information.

Registration Forms



To access REGISTRATION FORMS for events or sports, click HERE or scroll down to the event.

The Siloam Springs Kayak Park

  

THE KAYAK PARK IS OPEN

The Siloam Springs Kayak Park is about four miles south of Siloam Springs on the Illinois River. From Highway 412 in Siloam Springs take Highway 59 (Lincoln Street) south 1.9 miles to Devor Road. Take a left on Devor Road and go .4 miles to Fisher Ford Road. Turn right on Fisher Ford Road and follow it all the way to the park. The physical address is 19253 Fisher Ford Road, Siloam
Springs, AR.
  

 Park Amenities:

  • Two engineered rapids
  • Family swimming area with riverside seating
  • Fully accessible paved trail
  • Climbing boulder
  • Picnic area
  • Changing area
  • Accessible riverbank
  • Port-o-lets
  • Paved parking lot

Lifejackets, helmets and closed-toed shoes are strongly recommended to all users whether tubing, kayaking or canoeing. The rapids are class I to II. Swimming through the rapids is not recommended as currents are very strong. DO NOT LEAVE CHILDREN UNATTENDED.

This park is FREE to the public and is open seven days a week. Park is closed from one hour after sunset to one hour before sunrise. 

The Siloam Springs Kayak Park is a family-friendly, alcohol free park. Alcohol and weapons on the property will not be tolerated. This area is patrolled by the Siloam Springs Police Department.

For more information about the Siloam Springs Kayak Park click here.

Turkey Trot 5K Run  

View the results of this year's Turkey Trot. 


Cardio Dance Class  


  • Tuesday and Thursday Evenings
  • 5:30 and 7:00 PM
  • Community Building 110 North Mt. Olive Street
  • $2.00 Per Class

December



​Flag Football Tournament 


  • Saturday, December 10th
  • First game to begin at 8:00 AM
  • Sager Creek Soccer Complex and Glenn Black Stadium
  • $150 per team entry fee
Team rosters and fees are due by 5:00 PM Monday, November 28th to the Parks and Recreation office located at 120 South Mt. Olive Street.


January 2017

 

Family Game Night

 

  • FREE EVENT
  • Friday, January 6th  
  • 6:30 – 8:30 PM  
  • Community Building – 110 North Mt. Olive Street
Participants will have the opportunity to play BINGO and a variety of board games.  This event will be a fun time for all ages.  Refreshments will be served.  Come join us for a great time of family entertainment.


Winter Basketball



  • League begins the week of January 9th
  • $350.00 per team entry fee
  • Team rosters and fees are due Friday, December 30th by 5:00 PM
  • Registration forms and information packets are available at the Park and Recreation office located at 120 South Mt. Olive or may be accessed here. 

February



Daddy/Daughter Dance



  • Friday, February 10th Ladies 4th Grade and Younger  6:30 - 8:30 PM
  • Saturday, February 11th Ladies 4th Grade and Younger  3:00 – 5:00 PM
  • Saturday, February 11th Ladies 5th Grade and Older 6:30 – 8:30 PM
  • Community Building – 110 North Mt. Olive  
  • $15.00 for one dad and up to two daughters; $5.00 each additional daughter.
Tickets will be available for purchase at the Parks and Recreation office located at 120 South Mt. Olive Street January 9th through 5:00 PM February 10th.

Please purchase your tickets in advance.  There WILL NOT be ticket sales at the door. 


March



Gardening 101 Workshop 

  • FREE EVENT
  • Saturday, March 11th
  • 9:00 AM – Noon
  • Community Building – 110 North Mt. Olive Street

Dawn Denton, owner of Gardens by You and Me, has arranged our spring workshop again this year.  Guest speakers will be covering several garden planning and maintenance topics.  

Door prizes will be awarded and refreshments will be served.  Registration is not required for this free event.  For more information, please contact the Parks and Recreation office at 479-524-5779.