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Posted on: March 24, 2020

City Park Amenities & Facilities Closed to Public

Park amenities closed

To minimize the potential spread of illness by reducing opportunities to gather, Surprise is closing all city park amenities and facilities effective immediately.

The closure includes: playgrounds, water fountains, basketball courts, pickle ball courts, dog parks, skate park, splash pads, restrooms, and volleyball courts. Ramada and field reservations are not being accepted at this time. 

Please continue to practice social distancing while utilizing walking paths or open space and wash or sanitize your hands frequently. Do not use the parks if you are exhibiting symptoms of illness.  

Additionally, the following parks and recreation facilities remained closed: Countryside Recreation Center, Sierra Montana Recreation Center, Villanueva Recreation Center, Surprise Tennis and Racquet Complex, Surprise Aquatic Center and Hollyhock Pool. 

For more information on parks and recreation closures, please contact or call 623.222.2000.  

For City of Surprise COVID-19 related information, please visit As the COVID-19 situation evolves, updates will continue be shared on the city’s website and social media channels. To have city news delivered to your inbox, please sign up for “Current News Releases” at

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