Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic the City has determined the following*:
- The following events for the year 2020 have been canceled:
- Kids Fishing Day
- Independence Day Celebration
- Senior Citizens Appreciation Day
-The Park Trails, lake, and restrooms are still available for use, unless otherwise specified
-All pavilion reservations have been suspended and the no new reservations can be made
-All Practice Field Reservations are still in place, pending social distancing and hygiene standards are met. Those who have field reservations may cancel at any point for a refund
*the City will monitor the situation closely and make any necessary changes to keep the public safe.
Weldon Spring City Park
Located at 5401 Independence Road, the City Park offers guest a beautiful landscape to gather for recreational fun. Park amenities include a recently re-mulched playground, walking paths, two baseball diamonds, pavilions with picnic tables, a four-hole disc-golf course, and a pond stocked with fish (Catch and release only) with a wooden pier for wheelchair access.
Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee (PRAC):
The PRAC was created to study and make plans and recommendations for parks and recreation programs. Review the PRAC meeting agendas here
Practice Field Reservations:
The City will begin accepting reservations the second Monday in March of every year. The two pavilions can be reserved from April 1 thru October 31.
Cost of reservations:
Practice Field Reservation Form
- Practice Fields: $12 for residents/$25 for non-residents x # of weeks reserved.
Pavilion Reservations are not available for the remainder of 2020:
The City will begin accepting reservations the second Monday in March of every year. The two pavilions can be reserved from from April 1 thru October 31.
Cost of reservations:
Large Pavilion $50 for residents/$100 for non-residents
Small Pavilion $25 for residents/$50 for non-residents
The large pavilion on the back of the Parks Building will accommodate approximately 40+ guests with a total of five picnic tables. The small pavilion down by the city lake will accommodate approximately 32+ guests with a total of four picnic tables.
The reservation guarantees the site for the day chosen. However, you will share the rest of the park with the public; that includes the playground, walking trail, parking lots, the lake (catch and release only) and the new outside handicap accessible restrooms.
Please note that the inside of the City Parks Building is reserved for city events only.