Parks & Recreation

7001 Ellington Drive, Milan, TN 38358

Park Hours: 5:00 am - 10:00 pm daily

For reservations, call between 7:00 am - 2:30 pm Monday - Friday


The City of Milan is proud of the beautiful 160-acre City Park and the activities that it provides to its citizens. The Parks and Recreation Department was established in 1984. A full-time director coordinates the activities and oversees the maintenance. A Parks and Recreation Board of local citizens is appointed by the Mayor and approved by the Board of Aldermen each year. This board acts as an advisory to the City Board.

Spirit's Playground


Spirit's Playground was built in 2011 in conjunction with the Milan Healthcare Foundation.  It is designed for children 12 years and under and to be accessible to the special needs of children with disabilities while maintaining its purpose to encourage ALL children to play.  For more information, please call 731-686-1611.

The Bobby Ross Amphitheater




The City Park has seven pavilions that can be reserved for a small fee. These pavilions can be used without reservations; however, reservations have priority.

Reservation Fee
Lion's Pavilion
Seats  120
Water, Electricity, Restroom
Sam Crayton Pavilion
Seats  100
Water and Electricity
Jerry Simons Pavilion
Seats  80
Water and Electricity
Nathan Taylor Pavilion
Seats   40
Water and Electricity
Bennie Ray Moseley Pavilion
Seats   40
Water and Electricity
Norman Bryant Pavilion
Seats   40
Water and Electricity
Leonard & Peggy Holbrook
Seats   40

Swimming Pool


The Swimming Pool offers a full range of aquatic activities. The pool customarily opens Memorial Day Weekend and closes the first weekend of August. 

Monday - Saturday: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sunday: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Public - $3 per person

Pool Parties:
2 hours - $100.00

Price includes 25 people  -  cost is $1.00 more per person after 25 people

Times available for parties:  5:00 pm or later
No party will start after 8:00 pm

Saturday morning parties are available for the following times:  9:00, 9:30 and 10:00.  No party will start on
Saturday morning later than 10:00 am.

When booking parties, a $25 deposit must be paid three days in advance.

When you call to reserve the pool, inform manager or lifeguard how many people will be attending so enough lifeguards can be available.

Swimming trunks and bathing suits MUST be worn while swimming, NO gym shorts

Milan City Pool: (731) 686-0190

RV Park:

Info coming soon!

Home of Milan Bulldogs

The tennis courts and athletic fields are used by the Milan High School for tennis, baseball and softball programs.

Fitness / Jogging / Walking Trail

The Park has a 10-station fitness trail with a one-half mile jogging / walking trail.


Four lighted laykold courts.


Two lighted baseball fields.



Four lighted softball fields. Two of these are commercial size fields.

Softball Field Rentals:

All four fields are available for tournament rental.  Rental fees are $100 per field per day with a possible four fields total. A two day maximum rental fee applies for all fields giving the third day free if needed (i.e. Friday, Saturday are paid - Sunday is free if needed).


Organized leagues are available for various age groups and skill levels:

- Junior and Senior Babe Ruth Baseball
- Girls Softball - ages 8 - 18
- Commercial and Industrial Softball - Men and Women
- Church Softball

Milan Cal Ripken Leagues ( play all games at the Brooks Complex, located within the Milan City Park. The Cal Ripken League is for ages 4 - 12. The Milan Cal Ripken League is managed by a Board of Directors. There are four lighted fields where tee-ball for ages 4 - 6, pitching machines for ages 7 - 8, minor league for ages 9 - 10 and minor leagues for ages 11 - 12 is played.

Saddle Club

The show arena for the Milan Saddle Club is located in the Park.

Other Facilities

- Picnic Shelters & Areas
- Playgrounds
- Outdoor Volleyball pits
- Badminton Courts
- Tranquil Meditation Garden

Restroom Facilities

Our facilities comply to the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act.