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 2019 winter and spring event schedule for more information.

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.

Registration Forms

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


Family Aquatic Center

The Family Aquatic Center opens Saturday, May 25th at 1:00 PM for the 2019 season.

Seasonal memberships and swim lessons can be purchased at the Parks and Recreation office May 1st - 3:30 May 17th and the Aquatic Center beginning May 20th.

The cashier office will be open from Noon to 5:00 PM the week of May 20th.


Kid's Fishing Derby

  • Saturday, June 1st
  • 7:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Twin Springs Park - East Main St.

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

  • Friday, June 7th
  • 9:00 PM
  • Memorial Park - 205 East Jefferson

Parks and Recreation will be presenting A Dog's Way Home at Memorial Park. 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.