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 2018 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 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
  • Climbing boulder
  • Picnic area
  • Changing area
  • Accessible riverbank
  • Port-o-potties
  • Paved parking lot

Life jackets, 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 open from 5:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

The Siloam Springs Kayak Park is a family-friendly park.  The consumption of 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.

Cardio Dance Class 

 
 
CLASSES WILL NOT BE HELD  ON TUESDAY, MAY 15TH

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

 

MAY

2nd Saturday Music 

  • FREE EVENT
  • Saturday, May 12th  
  • 7:30 PM
  • Twin Springs Park 
  • Music provided by "Fiddles in the Middle"  
The Second Saturday Music concert series is scheduled to kick off on Saturday, May 12th at 7:30 PM.  Bring a lawn chair or blanket and join us at Twin Springs Park in the historic downtown.  In the event of rain, this concert will be performed at the Community Building located at 110 North Mt. Olive Street.



F

amily Aquatic Center

The Family Aquatic Center opens Saturday, May 26th at 1:00 PM for the 2018 season.

Seasonal memberships and swim lessons can be purchased at the Parks and Recreation office May 1st - May 18th and the Aquatic Center beginning May 21st.  


 

JUNE 

Kid's Fishing Derby

  • FREE EVENT
  • Saturday, June 2nd
  • 7:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Along Sager Creek directly behind Fire Station II located at 100 South Mt. Olive Street.
The fishing derby is free and is limited to ages 3-12.  Prizes will be awarded in several categories. Bring your fishing pole and tackle and join in the fun.



Movies in the Park

  • FREE EVENT
  • Friday, June 8th 
  • 9:00 PM
  • Bob Henry Park – 500 West Benton Street
Parks and Recreation will be presenting Black Panther in Bob Henry Park near the playground. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and join us for Movies in the Park.  The movie will be shown when dark at approximately 9:00 PM.  



2nd Saturday Music 

  • FREE EVENT
  • Saturday, June 9th   
  • 7:30 PM
  • Twin Springs Park
  • Music provided by "Mighty Fine Times" of Northwest Arkansas

Bring a lawn chair or blanket and join us at Twin Springs Park in the historic downtown.  In the event of rain, this concert will be performed at the Community Building located at 110 North Mt. Olive Street.

4 On 4 Coed Sand Volleyball

 

  •  League will play Thursday nights beginning June 21st.   
  • Games will be played at the Bob Henry Park Sand Volleyball Courts.
  • Entry Fee:  $150.00 per team.
  • Team rosters and entry fees are due by 5:00 PM, Friday, June 8th at the Parks and Recreation office located at 401 West University Street.  
  • Registration and information packets are available at the Parks and Recreation office or can be accessed here.


JULY

Fire in the Sky

Join us as we light up Siloam Springs with the 2018 Fire in the Sky celebration.  

  • FREE EVENT
  • Wednesday, July 4th 
  • Siloam Springs Municipal Airport - 4600 Smith Field Drive
  • Parking lot opens at 6:00 PM
  • Parachutists
  • Concessions
  • Fireworks display will begin at 9:15
  • Rain date - Thursday, July 5th
Movies in the Park

  • FREE EVENT
  • Friday, July 6th 
  • 9:00 PM
  • Bob Henry Park – 500 West Benton Street
    Parks and Recreation will be presenting Star Wars:  The Force Awakens in Bob Henry Park near the playground. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and join us for Movies in the Park. The movie will be shown when dark at approximately 9:00 PM.  



    Kids Triathlon   

    • Saturday, July 7th

    • 8:00 AM

    • Family Aquatic Center – 1800 North Mt. Olive Street

    • $15.00 Per child

    • Registration forms and course maps will be available in June.

    • This event is for kids ages 12 and younger.  There will be four age groups with GREAT prizes awarded to winners in each group.  Each participant will run, swim and bike through their age group’s course.  Bicycle training wheels and swimming life jackets are permitted.

    Summer Basketball

    • League will play Tuesday nights beginning July 10th. 
    • Games will be played at the Intermediate School gym.
    • Entry Fee:  $250.00 per team.
    • Team rosters and entry fees are due by 5:00 PM, Monday, June 25th at the Parks and Recreation office located at 401 West University Street.
    • Registration and information packets are available at the Parks and Recreation office or can be accessed here.

    2nd
     Saturday Music 

    • FREE EVENT
    • Saturday, July 14th   
    • 7:30 PM
    • Twin Springs Park
    • Music provided by Frank Lee and Allie Burbrink of Bryson City, North Carolina.

    Bring a lawn chair or blanket and join us at Twin Springs Park in the historic downtown.  In the event of rain, this concert will be performed at the Community Building located at 110 North Mt. Olive Street.