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Welcome to Warren County
Parks and Recreation

Enjoy the Outdoors

Visiting a park is a great way to enjoy the outdoors with family and friends.

basketball

Play Sports

We charter several leagues which offer recreational sports programs year-round to youth and adults (inline hockey only). Visit our Sports League Info for more info.

Rent Facilities

Check out our facilities to host a private event or a Special Event or Tournament.

Chris Kummer

"The mission of the Warren County Parks and Recreation Department is to provide diverse and equitable recreational opportunities and programming to all citizens, youth, families, and visitors to Warren County to enhance their quality-of-life experiences through both passive and active recreational activities."

Chris Kummer, Director, Warren county Parks & Recreation

 

BACKGROUND CHECK:
Background Checks are required for all coaches, officials and board members each season.

New 82,000 sq. ft. W.C. Tennis & Sports Center at Michael Buchanon Park, 9222 Nashville Road

Hours of Operation

  • M, T, Th, F 8AM-10PM
  • Wed 6AM-10PM
  • Sat 7AM-7PM
  • Sun 10AM-8PM

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Facility Features

  • 6x Tennis Courts - Astroturf or Taraflex flooring can convert to 6 basketball/volleyball/pickleball courts or football/soccer field
  • 4x Racquetball Courts
  • 2x Meeting Rooms
  • 2x Restrooms with Showers
  • Indoor Playground
  • 6x Outdoor Tennis Courts
  • Concession Stand

Contact Us

 2055 Three Springs Road

Bowling Green, KY 42104

 Phone: 270.842.5302

 Office Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00AM - 5:00PM


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CANCELLATIONS: Sign up for Alert Sense

To receive cancellation notices for league activities, special events, or tournaments, go to wcem.org and sign up for Alert Sense program. Choose all notification zones of interest. Click here to sign up.

senior happenings

Click Here to view Senior Activity Calendar and Join Senior Happenings!


Get River Flag Updates

For Drakes Creek updates, click the link below to visit the National Water Information System.

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Park Hours

  • Monday - Sunday: 7AM - 8PM if no programs
  • Monday - Sunday: 7AM - 10PM or when programs end.
  • All hours subject to change per the Director

Gym Hours (All Locations)

  • Monday: Friday 8AM-8PM
  • Saturday: 10AM - 6PM
  • Sunday: 1PM - 6PM

Warren County Parks in the News

It's Soapbox Derby Time!

Soapbox Derby Storage Facility

Parks Passport Program

Parks Passport Program

What's New With Warren County Parks?

After a 2-year hiatus due to Covid, WCPRD held its annual Daddy-Daughter Dance at Michael Buchanon Gymnasium. With a record 2500+ attendance, the evening was a huge success! We greatly appreciate the community support of this annual event, as well as all the hard work of our Dance Committee, volunteers, and all our sponsors! Sponsors included: Kiwanis Club of Bowling Green, Raising Cane’s, Chick-fil-a, Zaxby’s, Sonic, Rafferty’s, Double Dogs, Buffalo Wild Wings, Mr. B’s, Papa John’s, Little Caesars, Godfather’s, Chuy’s, and Bustin Bubbles Balloon Designs.

Cheerville Athletics recently hosted first Cheer Competition at Warren County Parks at Michael Buchanon Gymnasium and W. C. Tennis Center.

NEW: Pickleball Courts!

WCPRD is excited to announce the opening of four (4) new outdoor pickleball courts at Basil Griffin Park (Inline Hockey Area) on Three Springs Road.” These courts have been created using state-of the art equipment for the sport. Come out and enjoy the fun!!

pickleball courts
pickleball courts
pickleball courts

Court Information

  • Paddles and balls are available at no cost at the Basil Griffin Park Admin. Office, Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm and at scheduled weekend dates and times throughout the year!!
  • 4 NEW outdoor courts at Basil Griffin Park
  • 2 outdoor courts at Phil Moore Park, plus 5 indoor courts
  • 4 indoor courts at Ephram White Gym
  • 4 indoor courts at Michael Buchanon Gym
  • For more information, contact Main Office at 270-842-5302
Official Pickleball Rules

Where to Play

Join A Sports League

Whether you want to participate as a young athlete, coach, official or scorekeeper, find out how to get involved in youth sports today.

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Live A Healthy Lifestyle

The parks of Warren County are a great way to stay active and enjoy a healthy lifestyle.