Mount Vernon Park

Mount Vernon Park, named for the Mount Vernon neighborhood it is found in, is located on Mount Vernon Street between Crestshire Drive and Barnard Road. Mount Vernon Park provides a fun place for people of all ages to enjoy. The park contains multiple fields, a basketball court, and a playground for the little ones. Donahue Field is located in Mount Vernon Park. Donahue Field is dedicated to Redd Donahue for his outstanding contribution to the youth of the City of Lawrence. At Mount Vernon park there is ample parking, and facilities, along with a concession stand that can be opened up for baseball games.

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Park Information

Name: Mount Vernon Park
Location: Mount Vernon Street, between Crestshire Drive and Barnard Road
Hours: Dawn to Dusk

Fields: Yes
Field types: Softball, 2 baseball
Dugouts: Yes
Spectator Seating: Yes
T ennis Courts:No
Basketball Court: Yes
Lights: All fields lit, as well as parking lot

Playground: Yes
Surface: woodchip
Jungle-Gym Yes
Slide: Yes
Swings: Yes
Monkey Bars: No
Picnic Tables: No
Other: concession stand, water fountains
Fence: around baseball fields and playground

Restrooms: Yes
Type: flushing
Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Parking: Yes
Number of spaces: 125
Number of handicapped spaces: 8
Paved: Yes