Playgrounds, Facilities are Closed, Parks Remain Open with Social Distancing
(March 25, 2020) Per Frisco’s stay at home notice, playgrounds are closed at all Frisco neighborhood parks, community parks, and sports complexes. Ruff Range Dog Park and the skate park at Northeast Community Park are also closed. Parks and trails remain open for recreation using the CDC’s social distancing guidelines of 6 feet.
The City of Frisco provides 49 parks ranging from neighborhood parks to large sports complexes, along with a system of trails.
Frisco Commons Park is 63 acres of open space with trails, spray park, a veteran’s memorial, a stocked fishing pond and pavilions by reservation. Frisco Commons is also the home of Hope Park, an inclusive playground and picnic area.
Hope Park at Frisco Commons is designed for kids with all abilities! Padded ground and adaptive playground equipment provide a place for anyone to play.
Frisco has ten areas where you can get away from the city and enjoy a hike, discover native plants and animals, or some quiet time by a stream or pond.
There’s a good chance you’ll find a neighborhood park close to home for active play and fresh air. Neighborhood parks have playgrounds and open space and depending on location, basketball courts, trails and more.
Frisco has five sports complexes to accommodate organized team play for softball, baseball, soccer, lacrosse, cricket, football, and more. Reservations are required to use fields. Sports complexes also provide a variety of other amenities depending on location including playgrounds, concessions, ponds, basketball and tennis courts, sand volleyball, disc golf, batting tunnels, and even a skate park.
All parks open 30 minutes before sunrise and close 30 minutes after sunset except sports complexes which close at midnight. The Frisco skate park closes at 10 p.m.
Parks Ordinance Reminders
- Animals are not allowed in or around athletic fields, concessions, restrooms, plazas, playground areas or within 75 feet thereof. Ordinance 06-06-55 (PDF)
- Owners are responsible for picking up after their animals and properly disposing of the waste on all public or private property. Ordinance 08-01-06 (PDF)
- Animals must be accompanied by a responsible person and be restrained by leash, rope, cord or other physical restraint devices at all times. Ordinance 08-01-06 (PDF)