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**COVID-19 Response**   The following official announcements have been made by the city in regards to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 

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Parks & Facilities

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 ***COVID-19 UPDATE*** The City of Avondale, in an effort to further prevent the spread of the coronavirus and in response to Governor Doug Ducey's "Stay Home, Stay Healthy, Stay Connected" Executive Order, will be closing various amenities at all public parks beginning at 6 AM on Wednesday, April 1st. These amenities include: playgrounds, Festival Fields Skate Park, baseball/softball fields, basketball courts, volleyball courts, pickleball courts, Tennis courts and drinking fountains. Avondale Police and Park Rangers will be enforcing these restrictions. All open spaces, trails, walking paths will be open for public use from 6 AM to 7 PM.  RESTROOMS ARE CLOSED (Governor order, 4.4.20).  Please note the reduced operating hours. Social and physical distancing guidelines recommended by the CDC still apply in these areas. Dog parks will remain open during modified business hours.


The City of Avondale Parks and Recreation Department is proud to offer residents 10 parks throughout the City with numerous athletic fields, picnic ramadas, and other amenities.


Reservations for picnic ramadas can be made online via RecDesk. Please note, reservation date must be more than five days in advance.


All other facility reservations, including athletic fields, must be made in person at Avondale City Hall during business hours (see below).

For additional information please contact us at 623-333-2400. 

11465 W Civic Center Drive, Avondale, AZ 85323
Monday-Thursday, 7am-6pm



Festival Fields Phase II, GRAND OPENING- NOVEMBER 30, 2019

Cost:  $19 Million

Project Timeline:  January 2019 - December 2019

New amenities include a splash park, playground, fishing lake, multi-use field, picnic shelters, two youth baseball fields, skate park, pump track, pickleball and basketball courts, mediation area and restroom facilities.

For more information on the construction timeline, visit the Festival Construction Facebook Page at

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