Park pavilions, ponds, activity areas, trails, and special events, may be reserved by calling the Parks and Trails Department at 501-321-6871 or filling out an event request form. Reservations need to be made at least two (2) weeks in advance of event date. Our parks and pavilions are open to the public first come, first serve unless reserved. Paid in full reservations will be posted in Park kiosks each week on Monday. Click here parks reservations center to browse parks and pavilions.
Payment Options Payment/payment arrangements will be made at the time of reservation. You can mail a check or money order to: Parks and Trails, P.O. Box 700, Hot Springs, AR 71902 or drop off at 111 Opera Street or call 501-321-6871 to make your payment by credit card. We accept Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express.
The Parks and Trails Department is responsible for the care, maintenance, development, and promotion of:
Sixteen city parks totaling 160 acres
The downtown historic district
Thirty acres of landscaped parkway
Eight miles hiking and biking trails
The city's annual holiday lighting displays
Cooperative programs include coordination of volunteer activities and projects, participation / partnerships with other community service providers, and grant preparation / administration.