Things to do at Parson’s Close Recreation Ground review
Parson’s Close Recreation Ground is located in Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire. It is located on the outer edge of the town centre.
The park was awarded a Green Flag in 2015 and has maintained it ever since. It is home to the very popular Splash and Play facility, the beach, a skate park and there is also a bandstand. The splash and play are only open in the warmer months, usually late May to September. It was installed in 2011 and it is free. Alongside the beach, play area and splash pad it is a great family-friendly free day out. The chlorinated water is tested three times a day. The beach is usually open when the splash area is.
The Skate Park is also free to enter and features multiple ramps and drops. It is suitable for skateboards, bikes and scooters. The play area is fenced and includes a toddler climbing frame, zip wire, swings and a roundabout. There are also 2 free to use table tennis tables in the park.
This is a park to keep your eye on as they are planning on some major improvements including the temporary beach becoming a permanent fixture, replacing the surface of the Splash ‘n’ play area, building new toilets and a new inclusive play area.
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FAQ and Further Information Parson’s Close Recreation Ground
Is there food and drink available?
There is a cafe serving hot and cold food and drinks, this tends to only open in the warmer months. You are welcome to bring a picnic.
What are the main things to do?
Town centre park with splash pad, play area and a beach area, some activities are seasonal. There are toilets and a seasonal cafe.
What are the ticket prices?
*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *FREE – the park is free to visit.
Is there parking?
There is parking nearby, charges may apply.
When are they open?
The park is open all year round, some facilities are seasonal. For up to date opening times please visit their website.
Dogs are welcome, they are not permitted in the play areas.
Are they accessible?
No information has been provided.
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