Parks

City of Wilkes-Barre

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Kirby Park
Location: Just across the Market Street Bridge from downtown Wilkes-Barre (for GPS and online map services, please use 280 Market Street, Kingston, PA 18704 as an address for the park)

Wilkes-Barre’s beautiful 52 Acre Kirby Park is one of the region’s most valued recreational resources. Given to the City of Wilkes-Barre by the Kirby Family, the park welcomes hundreds of thousands each year. The park is the setting for the City of Wilkes-Barre’s annual Cherrry Blossom Festival, held during the last weekend of April, the city’s Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration and countless community events.

Amenities: Tennis courts, a fitness trail, pond, walking paths, running track, softball fields, parking area, volleyball courts, pavilions and more.

 

 

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Barney Farms Park – Swings

 Barney Farms Park
City Location: South Wilkes-Barre on Gordon Avenue
Size: 13.1 acres
Amenities: 4 tennis courts, 1 baseball diamond, 2 basketball courts, 2 paddleball courts, parking area, and storage area

Charles Street Park
City Location: South Wilkes-Barre on Charles Street
Size: 1.0 acres
Amenities: Playground

 

 

 

Coal Street Playground

Coal Street Playground

Coal Street Park
City Location: Heights section on Coal Street
Size: 37.0 acres

Amenities: 2 lighted basketball courts, tennis courts, an ADA playground and a multi-use sports field.

Dillon Street Park
City Location: Miners Mills on Dillon Street
Size: 3.2 acres

Amenities: Storage area, playground, softball field, basketball and volleyball court

 

Eyerman Park
City Location: Rolling Mill Hill on Andover Street
Size: 1.4 acreskids playing
Amenities: Playground, basketball court, and storage area

Firwood Park
City Location: South Wilkes-Barre on Carey Avenue
Size: 0.9 acres
Amenities: Small open space park with benches

Gordon Avenue Park
City Location: South Wilkes-Barre on Gordon Avenue
Size: 4.4 acres
Amenities: Baseball field and soccer field

Hollenback Park

Playground at Hollenback Park

Hollenback Park and Golf Course
City Location: North Washington Street
Size: 8.8 acres (park) and 102.6 acres (golf course)
Amenities: 9 hole golf course with clubhouse, shelter, storage areas, picnic areas, playground, baseball and softball fields, and parking area

Huber Street Park
City Location: Mayflower section on Stanton Street
Size: 1.9 acres
Amenities: Shelter, storage area, playground, basketball court, little league field

Madison/Flood Park
City Location: North End on North Washington Street
Size: 1.7 acres
Amenities: Storage area, playground, basketball and volleyball court

Miner Park
City Location: South Wilkes-Barre on Old River Road
Size: 11.5 acres
Amenities: Shelter area, equipped playground, wading and swimming at Kistler Elementary School, 1 baseball diamond, 2 softball fields, 2 basketball courts, 4 parking areas, and 2 storage areas.

 

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Scouton Lee Park

Miners Memorial Park
City Location: Miners Mills on Dewey Lane
Size: 13.5 acres
Amenities: Shelter, storage area, playground, 5 tennis courts, 2 baseball fields, 1 volleyball court, parking area, and 1 handball court.

O. Karma Terrace Playground
City Location: Under the South Street Bridge
Amenities: Shelter and storage area, playground, basketball court

 Parsons Park
City Location: Parsons on O’Brian Drive
Size: 3.8 acres
Amenities: Shelter, playground, baseball and softball field, and parking area.

Public Square

Public Square

Public Square

City Location: Downtown Wilkes-Barre

Size: 3 acres
Amenities: Open space park, benches, restrooms, stage area, storage area, and Farmer’s Market

 

 

 

 

 

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River Common

River Common
City Location: River Common on South River Street
Size: 17.3 acres
Amenities: Open space area with benches

Scouton Lee Park
City Location: Parsons on Parkin Street
Size: 7.3 acres
Amenities: Shelter, playground, baseball field, and basketball court

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Frances Slocum Playground

Frances Slocum Playground
City Location: Pennsylvania Avenue
Size: 1.0 acre
Amenities: Playground and basketball court

Spruce Street Park
City Location: Rolling Mill Hill on Spruce Street
Size: 1.8 acres
Amenities: Playground, storage area, horseshoe court

Weissman Park
City Location: East End on Scott Street
Size: .04 acres
Amenities: Playground, shelter, and storage area

 

To book a pavillion in Kirby Park for your event, please contact Special Events Coordinator:
Liza Prokop at (570)208-4149 or by email at lprokop@wilkes-barre.pa.us

 

To rent a field in Kirby Park for your next game or for more information regarding the Golf Course, please contact Parks and Recreation Manager: David Iskra

Phone: 208-4251 E-mail: diskra@wilkes-barre.pa.us

 Hollenback Golf Course:

Fees and Events:
Weekday Green Fees: $9.00
$7.00 after 4:00 p.m.
$6.00 after 6:00 p.m.

Weekend Green Fees: $10.00
$8:00 after 4:00 p.m.
$6.00 after 6:00 p.m.
Pull Cart: $2.00
Club Rental: $9.00

Gas Carts:
Single Rider: $8.00 – 9 holes
$14.00 – 18 holes

Two Riders: $12.00 – 9 holes
$24.00 – 18 holes

SPECIALS
Father’s Day: Fathers play free with one paid green fee
Tuesday’s and Thursday’s: $6.00 for women and seniors over 60
Weekends: Foursome for $32.00