Parks & Recreation

We strive to help visitors and residents of Siloam Springs enjoy their time with family, friends, and nature. We hope you enjoy our parks, walking trails, and recreational services.

Each year, we offer sporting activities for children and adults, as well as various special events throughout the year. Please check our website regularly for the most current schedules and registration information. 

You may view or print a copy of the 2017 event calendar for more information.


Park restrooms and water fountains are winterized each fall to prevent damage from freezing and thawing pipes. Water Fountains will be shut-off during the week of October 23, 2017. Park restrooms will close on Monday, December 4, 2017.

Restrooms and fountains will again be available in early April 2018.

Registration Forms

To access REGISTRATION FORMS for events or sports, click HERE or scroll down to the event. 

The Siloam Springs Kayak Park 


The Kayak Park will be closed on Wednesday, December 13th and Thursday, December 14th due to  county road work.  

The Siloam Springs Kayak Park is about four miles south of Siloam Springs on the Illinois River. From Highway 412 in Siloam Springs take Highway 59 (Lincoln Street) south 1.9 miles to Devor Road. Take a left on Devor Road and go .4 miles to Fisher Ford Road. Turn right on Fisher Ford Road and follow it all the way to the park. The physical address is 19253 Fisher Ford Road, Siloam Springs, AR.

 Park Amenities:

  • Two engineered rapids
  • Family swimming area with riverside seating
  • Climbing boulder
  • Picnic area
  • Changing area
  • Accessible riverbank
  • Port-o-potties
  • Paved parking lot

Life jackets, helmets and closed-toed shoes are strongly recommended to all users whether tubing, kayaking or canoeing. The rapids are class I to II. Swimming through the rapids is not recommended as currents are very strong. DO NOT LEAVE CHILDREN UNATTENDED.

This park is FREE to the public and is open seven days a week. Park is open from 5:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

The Siloam Springs Kayak Park is a family-friendly park.  The consumption of alcohol and weapons on the property will not be tolerated. This area is patrolled by the Siloam Springs Police Department.

For more information about the Siloam Springs Kayak Park click here.

Cardio Dance Class  


  • Tuesday and Thursday Evenings
  • 5:30 and 7:00 PM
  • Community Building 110 North Mt. Olive Street
  • $2.00 Per Class



  • Men's Open and Men's Church/Industrial
  • League will play Monday and Tuesday nights beginning January 8th.
  • Games will be played at the Intermediate School gym.
  • Entry Fee:  $350.00 per team.
  • Team rosters and entry fees are due by Friday, December 29th at 5:00 P.M. to the Parks and Recreation office located at 401 West University Street.
  • Registration and information packets are available at the Parks and Recreation office or can be accessed here.

Family Game Night 

  • Friday, January 5th 
  • 6:30 – 8:30 PM 
  • Community Building – 110 North Mt. Olive Street

Participants will have the opportunity to play BINGO and a variety of board games.  This event will be a fun time for all ages.  Refreshments will be served.  Come join us for a great time of family entertainment.


Daddy/Daughter Dance 

  • Friday, February 9th Ladies 4th Grade and Younger  
  • 6:30 - 8:30 PM
  • Saturday, February 10th Ladies 4th Grade and Younger  
  • 3:00 – 5:00 PM
  • Saturday, February 10th Ladies 5th Grade and Older
  • 6:30 – 8:30 PM
  • Community Building – 110 North Mt. Olive 
  • $20.00 for one dad and up to two daughters; $5.00 each additional daughter.
  • Tickets are available for purchase at the Parks and Recreation office located at 401 West University Street January 16th through 5:00 PM February 9th.
  • There WILL NOT be ticket sales at the door, so please purchase your tickets in advance.


Kite Day

  • Saturday, April 7th 
  • Noon – 2:00 PM 
  • Siloam Springs Municipal Airport – 20610 Smith Field Drive

The first 200 children will receive kite making supplies to build their own kite.  You may bring your own kite to fly.  Children will enjoy inflatables as an additional activity.  Registration is not required for this free event.