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Take a refreshing break and enjoy the splash pad at Downey Park.
Downey Park
Downey Park
Baseball Fields Basketball Courts Dog Park Fishing Inclusive Playground Leashed Pet Allowed Picnic Area/Grills Playground Rec. Programs Rental Pavilions Skate Park Softball Splash Playground Volleyball (Sand)
Hours of Operation:
Summer 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. / Winter 8 a.m. - 6 p.m., Sunday - Saturday
Phone Number: (407) 254-9180
Address:
10107 Flowers AV
Orlando, FL 32825
Acreage: 54
Location:
Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings and District 1 Commissioner
Points of Interest:
Downey Park Pickleball Courts Ribbon Cutting: April 4!
  • Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings and District 4 Commissioner Maribel Gomez Cordero invite you to the Downey Park pickleball courts ribbon cutting on Thursday, April 4, at 9:30 a.m. This event is free and open to the public. Questions? Email parks@ocfl.net.

To make a reservation, please call the park directly at 407-254-9180; leave a detailed message if you reach voicemail. Please note that Orange County Parks and Recreation requires 30 days or more to schedule and complete payment and paperwork for all rentals.

The splash pad is CLOSED until further notice for repairs.

Splash Pad Hours of Operation:

  • Session 1.......10 - 11:45 a.m.
  • Session 2.......12 - 1:45 p.m.
  • CLOSED..........2 - 3 p.m.
  • Session 3........3 - 4:45 p.m.
  • Session 4........5 - 6:45 p.m.

A beautiful park that includes a splash playground, baseball and softball complex, picnic pavilions, an inclusive playground for kids with special abilities, fitness area, sand volleyball and off-leash dog park.

Contact Us

Orange County Parks and Recreation
4801 W. Colonial Dr.
Orlando, FL 32808

To reach a specific park: click on the A–Z tab and select the park or facility you are interested in for the phone number.
Email: parks@ocfl.net
Parks Administration: 407-836-6200
Parks' Events InfoLine: 407-836-6280
Facebook Events List: Orange County, Florida
Twitter: @OrangeCoParksFL