Playgrounds and Parks

This page lists kids outdoor playgrounds and recreational parks in the Gainesville, Florida area.
Listings
A.N.N.E. Park

This playground is tucked into a small neighborhood. There are big kid swings as well as bucket swin ...

6224 NW 28th Terrace, Gainesville, FL, 32653
Restrooms: None
Alachua Lions Club Downtown Park

A recently renovated playground within walking distance of historic Main Street in downtown Alachua. ...

15120 Main Street, Alachua, FL, 32615
Restrooms: Yes
Barbara Higgins Tot Lot #5

This small park is tucked into the Norwood Heights/Sugarhill neighborhood off Williston Road. It has ...

1352 SE 2nd Street, Gainesville, FL, 32601
Restrooms: None
Bivens Arm Nature Park

Newly rebuilt boardwalks and overlooks, new hiking trails, new playground equipment, and other upgra ...

3650 S. Main Street, Gainesville, FL, 32601
Restrooms: Yes
C. F. Franklin Memorial Park Tot Lot #1

Playground, swings, gazebo and basketball court.

NE 15th St & NE 4th Avenue, Gainesville, FL, 32601
Restrooms: No
Catherine Taylor Park

Playground and baseball field

18100 Douglas Street, High Springs, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Cedar Grove Park

Playground

424 NW 6th Avenue, Gainesville, FL, 32641
Restrooms: No
Civic Center Recreation Center and Park

Playground and recreation center.

19107 NW 240th Street, High Springs, FL, 32643
Restrooms: Yes
Clarence R Kelly Community Center Playground

Basketball Courts w/ Light, Playground

1700 NE 8th Avenue, Gainesville, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Cofrin Nature Park

The playground equipment features great climbing areas and monkey bars. Cofrin Nature Park features ...

4810 NW 8th Avenue, Gainesville, FL, 32606
Restrooms: Yes
Copeland Park

This is a county playground near the airport. The playground structure is similar to the one at San ...

7020 NE 27th Avenue, Gainesville, FL, 32609
Restrooms: Yes
Cynthia Moore Chestnut Park & Clark Butler Nature Preserve

Playground, recreational facilities and nature preserve. Baseball Field Basketball Court Footb ...

2315 SE 35th Street, Gainesville, FL, 32641
Restrooms: Yes
Depot Park

Romp in the Playground: Climb, run, slide, spin and experience this exciting custom play area! Desi ...

201 SE Depot Avenue, Gainesville, FL, 32601
Dolliree Bowens Tot Lot #9

Picnic Tables, Playground, Dog Allowed w/ Leash.

820 NW 4th Avenue, Gainesville, FL
Restrooms: No
Earl P Powers Park

This is a small playground located adjacent to a boat launch dock. There is a big oak tree perfect f ...

5910 SE Hawthorne Road, Hawthorne, FL, 32641
Restrooms: Yes
Easton Newberry Archery Center Playground

Playground equipment with slides, climbing features, monkey bars and a rock wall.

24880 NW 16th Ave, Newberry, Florida, 32669
Restrooms: Yes
Feirmon E Welch Park

Playground, Shelter and Basketball Court

13801 NW 142nd Avenue, Alachua, FL, 32615
Restrooms: No
Fred Cone Park

This playground is behind the Eastside Community Center on East University Ave. The playground equip ...

2841 East University Avennue, Gainesville, FL, 32641
Restrooms: Yes
Freddie Warmack Park (aka East Park)

East Park has a toddler playground structure with 4 slides in a shaded area under some large trees. ...

24505 Newberry Lane, Newberry, FL, 32609
Restrooms: Yes
Gerald Criswell Park

This is a small neighborhood playground with a few features. Recently renovated playground, basketba ...

15490 Hipp Way, Alachua, FL, 32615
Restrooms: No
Green Acres Park

This is a small, quiet, shady park with a new playground, community garden, fitness stations and a c ...

643 SW 40th Street, Gainesville, FL, 32607
Restrooms: No
Green Tree Park

This is a medium sized playground located right next to some city baseball fields, and around the co ...

3700 NW 19th Street, Gainesville, FL, 32605
Restrooms: Yes
Grove Park

Grove Park property was purchased in 1972 and developed into a community park and playground for thi ...

6300 SE 152 Street, Hawthorne, FL, 32640
Restrooms: No
Haile Village Center Playground

This is a small fenced in playground right in the heart of Haile Village Center. It’s a nice place t ...

5100 SW 91st Terrace, Gainesville, FL, 32608
Restrooms: No
Hal Brady Rec Center

This is a spectacular playground! The equipment is brand new and there are multiple playground struc ...

14300 NW 146th Terrace, Alachua, FL, 32615
Restrooms: Yes
Hampstead Park

This playground is situated right in the middle of Haile Plantation, and is next to a large open fie ...

SW 98th Terrace & SW 39th Avenue, Gainesville, FL, 32608
Restrooms: No
Hawthorne Recreation Park

The Hawthorne Recreation Park features four baseball/softball fields, a multipurpose field, a playgr ...

Hawthorne Recreation Park: 6000 SE 205 Street, Hawthorne, FL, 32640
Hidden Gem Tot Lot

Basketball Courts w/o Light, Picnic Tables, Grills, Playground, Dog Allowed with Leash.

3170 NW 20th Street, Gainesville, FL, 32605
Restrooms: No
Hogtown Creek Headwaters

From former pinelands and majestic upland mixed forest to shady fern-covered wetlands where water sl ...

1500 NW 45th Avenue, Gainesville, FL, 32605
Restrooms: Yes
J.J. Finley Park

Improvements include a new playground with outdoor musical instruments and climbing features, picnic ...

1912 NW 5th Avenue, Gainesville, FL, 32603
Restrooms: No
Kanapaha Veteran's Memorial Park

This playground very popular and is often packed with kids on weekends, when birthday parties and so ...

7400 SW 41st Place, Gainesville, FL, 32608
Restrooms: Yes
Kiwanis Challenge Park

This is a huge playground area located right around the corner from Green Tree Park. It was funded b ...

2062 NW 36th Avenue, Gainesville, FL, 32605
Inclusive Playground: Yes
Restrooms: Yes
Kiwanis Girl Scout Park

This is a nice shady playground with lots of benches and space for running around. There is no playg ...

810 NW 8th Avenue, Gainesville, FL, 32605
Restrooms: No
Lincoln Park

This playground is located behind Lincoln Middle School. This small playground is tucked away under ...

900 SE 15th Street, Gainesville, FL, 32641
Restrooms: Yes
Lindsey Phillips Park

The park is owned and maintained by the City of Hawthorne. Locate on Johnson Lake. Boat Ramp Fi ...

6905 SE U.S. Highway 301, Hawthorne, FL, 32640
Inclusive Playground: Yes
Little Orange Creek Nature Park

The park is located about 1.3 miles east of Hawthorne on Route 20. There are 65 beautiful rolling ac ...

24115 SE Hawthorne Road, Hawthorne, FL, 32640
Restrooms: yes
Loften / Tomkis Playground

A small downtown playground with a traditional playground structure and some bucket swings, located ...

SE 2nd Avenue and SE 6th Street, Gainesville, FL, 32601
Restrooms: None
Lois Forte Park (Triangle Park)

Two playground structures; one for kids and five and up and one for younger kids. It also features s ...

255 NW 260th Street, Newberry, Florida, 32669
Restrooms: Port a Potty
Maude Lewis Park

This playground is located off a semi-busy street in Alachua. The playground is located adjacent to ...

15731 NW 141st Street, Alachua, FL, 32615
Restrooms: No
MLK Center

Amenities: Parking, Playground, Basketball Court Indoor, Northeast Pool

1028 NE 14th Street, Gainesville, FL, 32601
Restrooms: Yes
Monteocha Park

Park with playground, baseball field, basketball court, and volleyball court.

803 NW 192 Avenue, Gainesville, FL, 32609
Restrooms: Yes
Mother Lucille Perkins Tot Lot #7

Picnic Tables, Grills, Pavilion, Playground

318 SW 7th Place, Gainesville, FL, 32601
Restrooms: No
NE 31st Ave Park

Amenities: Parking, Basketball Courts w/o Light, Tennis Courts w/o Light, Picnic Tables, Grills, Pla ...

1760 NE 31st Avenue, Gainesville, FL, 32609
Restrooms: None
Northside Park

The playground equipment features multiple monkey bar and climbing apparatus, plus slides, swings an ...

5725 NW 34th Street, Gainesville, FL, 32653
Restrooms: Yes
Oak Hill Park

This playground is tucked into a small neighborhood. There are big kid swings as well as bucket swin ...

4100 NW 9th Street, Gainesville, FL, 32609
Restrooms: No
Owens Illinois Park

Park with boat ramp, fishing, and playground.

11309 SE 16th Avenue, Windsor, FL, 32641
Restrooms: Yes

A brand new neighborhood playground featuring unique climbing and swinging features.

2611 SW 31st Place, Gainesville, FL, 32608
Restrooms: None
Pleasant Park Tot Lot #3

This is a small shady playground tucked into an old neighborhood.   There are big kid swings as well ...

508 NW 2nd Street, Gainesville, FL, 32601
Restrooms: None
Poe Springs Park

The spring basin is accessible either from the Santa Fe River, or from a boardwalk 1,000 feet from t ...

28800 NW 182nd Avenue, High Springs, Fl, 32643
Porter's Community Center

This is a small playground located next to the Porter’s Community Center. It features a great rock w ...

512 SW 2nd Terrace, Gainesville, FL, 32601
Restrooms: Yes