Denver Memorial Park and Playground

Denver Memorial Park and Playground


The Denver Memorial Park and Playground is a 12-acre tract of land located on the northern end of Main Street. The Denver Memorial Park consists of the Denver War Memorial; two (2) baseball diamonds; one 2,000-feet linear walking trail; one (1) 100’ X 50’ Roller Skating/Ice Skating Rink; three (3) picnic pavilions, a Skateboard Park; one (1) of which includes a stone fireplace; a kitchen; nine (9) charcoal grills; one (1) band stand; 12 picnic tables/benches; a Recreation Center; the Shober Family Scout House; a fish pond; a restroom facility; and a variety of outdoor playground equipment.

The Denver Memorial Park is owned by the Denver Park Association, a seven (7) member board consisting of representatives from the Trinity United Methodist Church; the Faith United Evangelical Lutheran Church; the St. Johns United Church of Christ; the Denver Fire Company; the Denver Orioles Nest #54; the Denver Lions Club; and the Denver Fair Committee.  

The Park Association has leased the park to the Borough of Denver for 199 years.  The Park Association coordinates the scheduling and use of park facilities and the Borough maintains the facilities.

Recreational and athletic programs and services in the Park are offered to people of all ages in the community and are sponsored and coordinated by the following organizations:

Denver Park Association
Cocalico Baseball Organization
Cocalico Midget Football Association
Denver Fair Committee
Denver Lions Club
Denver Scouts Venture Club

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