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September 2019

Sep 2019

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Tennis Courts 3
Volunteer Park- Aerial
Fishing Tournament 2
Mary's Magical Place

Mission Statement

The goal of Hendersonville Parks is to provide a well-rounded, wholesome program of leisure time activities for the mental, physical, and social well being of the residents within the City of Hendersonville.




August Parks Newsletter front page 

View the August 2019- Parks Newsletter to learn more about what's going on in the Parks Department.



Recreation Coordinator

The City of Hendersonville is currently accepting applications for a full-time Recreation Coordinator- Athletics position. Applications will be accepted until 4:00pm on Friday September 20, 2019. For more information, please view the Recreation Coordinator Job Posting or contact the city's Personnel Department.

 Gym Supervisor Position

The City of Hendersonville Park's Department is currently accepting applications for seasonal part-time Gym Supervisors positions through 5:00pm on Friday September 27, 2019. This position will supervise the gyms during the departments winter sports and programs. For more information and to apply please visit the Gym Supervisor Job Description and Job Application. For additional information, contact Andrea Wise at 615-822-3898.




Winter Basketball Update

BIG NEWS! Starting this winter 2019, the Civitan Club of Hendersonville will be running the youth basketball leagues for grades 1st thru 9th. Civitan will begin accepting registrations starting August 10th. For more information please visit their website.

The Parks Department will continue running the High School Rec, OPEN, and Adult divisions. More information to be posted soon!

Winter High School Basketball

The Hendersonville Parks offers High School basketball registration for individual registrations as well as OPEN teams. The High School registrations begin September 2nd thru September 29th. For more information visit our High School Basketball page.


Men's OPEN League Winter Basketball

The Hendersonville Parks offers Men's OPEN team basketball registrations, as well as NEW this season- individual registrations. The Men's Basketball league registrations begin September 2 thru September 29. For more information visit our Adult Basketball page.


Pre-School Track Meet

The Hendersonville Parks annual Pre-School Track Meet will be held on Sunday October 13th. Registrations begin August 12th thru September 30th. For more information visit our Pre-School Track Meet page.


The Parking Palette Event- September 22nd 1:00-4:00PM

Help make Mary’s Magical Place even more magical! Register for a parking spot and paint it however you like!! Bring your own outdoor paint and you can make your “Parking Palette”. All proceeds go to the maintenance fund in place to keep Mary’s Magical Place magical. Food trucks, face painting and other activities will also be part of the “magic!”  

Register for your spot today at Spots are available for $100 (front row spots) or $50 on a first come, first serve basis until all spots are reserved. A limited number of business spots are also available at $500 to reserve. All registrations must be submitted by 12:00pm on Friday September 20, 2019. Any additional parking spots still available will be accepted the day of the event on a first come, first serve basis.

Parking Palette Flyer

Parking Palette Guideline- page 1

Parking Palette Guideline- page 2



New Shelter Fee & Reservation Policy

On December 17, 2018 the Parks Board passed new rates, in addition to a new reservation process. The new process and procedures will go into affect January 2, 2019 to help better serve our residents and customers more efficiently. For more information visit the Shelter Rental page & the Press Release-Park Shelter Reservation Process.




The Hendersonville Parks annual Trick or Treat at Drakes Creek event will be held on October 29th, 2019.  For more information visit our Trick or Treat at Drakes Creek page.


For information on upcoming events and/or tournaments visit our Special Events Calendar  Special Events Page




Ball Field Lighting

We're currently installing new ball field lighting at Drakes Creek football field, softball field #1, and Volunteer Park at Arrowhead Soccer complex. These new lights should be ready by the beginning of spring sports!


Mary's Magical Place

We're excited to announce that Mary's Magical Place is back OPEN! Thank you for your patience as we worked through repairs from the flood damages.

 Mary's Playground 2  

Flood Damage

Hendersonville Parks had severe flood damage in February 2019 across our park system. Our goal is to have all facilities rebuilt to better than before. In the meantime, we're currently working hard to get all facilities back up and operational. Some of our damaged facilities include- Mary's Magical Place, Inline Hockey Rinks, Concession and Storage Buildings, Ball Field Fencing, Several Infield Washouts, Greenway Trials, and Parking Lots.



Hendersonville Parks Department

101 Maple Dr. North

Hendersonville, TN 37075

Hours of Operation

Monday-Friday 8am-5pm

Contact Information

Office: 615-822-3898

Fax: 615-590-4621

Rain Line: 615-264-5313