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Parks and Recreation
The City of Madisonville is fortunate to have more than a dozen parks and recreational facilities scattered throughout the community. They range in sizes from roadside parks of less than an acre to more than 200 acres. The Madisonville Parks and Recreation Department is committed to improving the quality of life for all Madisonville citizens by providing a wide variety of leisure activities, facilities and services that encourage health, fitness, relaxation, enjoyment, fun and learning, as well as, providing opportunities for community involvement, appreciation and care of the natural environment with the provision of open space parks.  
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Parks and Recreation

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Phone: 270-824-2157


800 McCoy Ave., Madisonville, KY
Madisonville City Park
Home to a 9-hole golf course, 18-hole mini-golf course, world-class 18-hole disc golf course, painted history of Madisonville, Elmer Kelley Stadium, playground, dog park, community pool, splash pad, as well as lush grassland and beautiful lake, perfect for fishing!

Amenities include: 
  • Playground for children

  • Nine Hole Golf course

  • 18 Hole miniature golf course

  • 18 hole Disc golf course

  • Picnic shelters and tables

  • Walking and biking trails

  • Two Tennis and Four Pickle Ball courts

  • Baseball field used by the North Hopkins Maroons and Madisonville Miners

  • Basketball court

  • Amphitheatre

  • Stage for music or festivals

  • Restrooms

  • pavilions for events and gatherings

  • Open green spaces for various activities

  • Swimming pool and splash pad

  • Club Room available to rent for wedding, shoers, birthday parties and events

For Questions about Events, Park Rentals, and City Park Clubhouse: 270-836-5761


Pool Hours: 11AM - 5PM Monday - Saturday
                      1PM - 5PMSunday

Splash Pad Summer Hours: 10 AM - 8 PM
Pool Office: 270-824-2155

GOLF, MINI GOLF, and Pro Shop

Hours (October - May): 8 AM - 7 PM Sunday - Thursday
                                         8 AM - 8 PM Friday - Saturday
Thursday Mini Golf: 
Adults $5
Under 18 $3
Pro Shop: 270-824-2156
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Rental Rates

Single kayak - $20 for 2 hours
Tandem kayaks - $30 for 2 hours
Paddleboards - $20 for 2 hours

Facility Rentals

Clubhouse - $125 deposit
                      $250 alcohol deposit
Half day rental (8am-3 pm OR 5pm-12am) - $175
Full day rental (8am-12am) - $300
593 Hopewell St., Madisonville, KY
Dr. Festus Claybon Park
  • Playground equipment
  • Picnic areas with tables and grills
  • Walking trails
  • Basketball courts
  • Baseball fields
  • Football/Soccer fields
  • Splash Park
  • Restrooms
  • Parking lot
  • Open green spaces for recreational activities

Please call 270-824-2157 for Splash Pad Hours of Operation
230 Martin Luther King Blvd., Madisonville, KY 42431
Larry Carney Center
Community Center offering activities, event rentals and is the home of the summer recreational program. 

Phone: 270-836-5761 (Please leave a message if there is no answer.)

Carney Center Rental Rates

$50 deposit       $100 alcohol deposit
Half day rental (8am-3 pm OR 5pm-12am) - $50
All day rental (8am-12am) - $100
851 Bell Dr., Madisonville, KY
Cherry Park
  • Playground equipment for children to play 
  • Four Pickleball courts for recreational play - no reservations are required!

  • Ample parking for easy access to the park

Phone: 270-824-2157
109 Sugg Street, Madisonville, KY
Madisonville Skate Park
A 3,000 square foot area boasting handrails, a bowl, pipe ramps and other obstacles for skates of all ages.
  •  Concrete skateboarding area

  •  Various ramps, rails, and obstacles for skaters of all skill levels

  •  Benches for resting or watching others skate

  •  Lighting for nighttime skating

  •  Restrooms nearby

  • Parking facilities

  • Nearby shops and restaurants for convenient refreshments after skating

2205 Grapevine Road, Madisonville, KY
Grapevine Lake Recreational Park
Grapevine Lake has 8.2 miles of hiking trails or biking trails.
  • Boat ramps for easy access to the lake for fishing

  • Picnic areas with tables for outdoor dining

  • Restrooms for visitors

  • Hiking and biking trails that wind through the scenic landscape surrounding the lake

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