Say hello to Harwood Park, the final of the four Priority Parks built across Downtown Dallas over the last several years to bring green space plus community offerings, leisure, and recreation to the area!
Updated September 2023
The park site was a collection of surface parking lots and vacant buildings in a historic district. Now it's a 4-acre park with a variety of park features including a unique kids playscape, an interactive splash pad, a multi-function sport court, dog parks, and a stunning gold ring arbor at the Harwood and Jackson Street entrance!
WHAT TO EXPECT
🦣 Two Colombian Mammoth-sized & shaped playgrounds, a nod to the ancient creatures that once roamed Dallas!
🏓 Downtown Dallas’ first public pickleball court
🏀 And it’s also a basketball court
💦 Splash pad
🐕 Two dog parks
🍔 Rotating food trucks
🎥 The Gold Ring Pavillion for fitness classes, movie nights, live performances, and more
💚 Tons of lawn space for picnicking
👀 Stunning skyline views
🧱 Preservation of surrounding historic buildings
🍓 Walking distance to the Farmer’s Market
🌱 Rain harvesting gardens
TAKE A TOUR
Harwood Park is located within the East Quarter neighborhood, a thriving area on the eastern edge of downtown Dallas. It’s currently undergoing a 20-acre development and transforming dozens of buildings into office and retail spaces, so Harwood Park is at the forefront of this transformation!
So pack a picnic, bring your furry friends, and go check out the newest addition to Harwood!