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Easter Holiday Information


Curfew lifted at selected parks for Easter holiday festivities

The park curfew will be lifted beginning at 11 p.m. on Thursday, April 13 and will resume at 11 p.m. on Easter Sunday, April 16.

Citizens will be allowed to camp overnight at the following City parks:
Brackenridge Park, 3700 N. St. Mary’s (excludes Brackenridge Parking Facility)

Eisenhower, 19399 N.W. Military Highway

J Street, 3500 J Street

McAllister Park, 13102 Jones Maltsberger

Roosevelt, 331 Roosevelt Ave.

San Pedro, 1315 San Pedro Ave.

O.P. Schnabel, 9606 Bandera Rd.

South Side Lions, 3100 Hiawatha

South Side Lions East, 3900 Pecan Valley

Woodlawn Lake, 1103 Cincinnati (excludes the Island House and gym areas)


New for 2017 – Social Media Contest

Enter our Easter Holiday Contest for the chance to win prizes.
1. Take a creative photo your clean camping space.
2. Tag @SAParksandRec on Instagram or Facebook
3. Use #SAParksandRec and #IhelpedCleanMyPark
Deadline to enter the contest is Monday, April 17.

New for 2017 – Family-Friendly Fun Activities at Joske Pavilion!

Friday, April 14 - 11am-2pm

Saturday April, 15 - 11am-2pm


Help Clean Your Park Monday, April 17 for a post-Easter litter pick up.
Meet at Joske Pavilion anytime between 8am-Noon. Come and go as you please.
Ages 5 and up must have parent/guardian supervision needed.
For more information email To Sign Up for a shift, email


Park Safety and Rules
Citizens are reminded that recycling bins are available in the parks and should be used for plastic bottles and cans. No glass containers are allowed. Food-contaminated waste should be disposed of in trash cans. Patrons are urged to bring trash bags and remove their trash at the end of their stay in the park. For additional rules please visit

Saturday, June 24, 2017