Wilcox Park in Grand Rapids, MI

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Use only for Wilcox Park open space

Park managed by City of Grand Rapids

About Wilcox Park

A sweet little getaway in the city! Splash pad, basketball & tennis courts, picnic tables & an enclosed shelter, and two playgrounds with separate climbing structures.

They even have some old school playground equipment. It's also a good place to hammock, play frisbee, or fly a kite.

The Playground at Wilcox Park

Two modern playsets over mulch, including slides, swings and climbing structures. Woodchip ground cover.

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The Splashpad at Wilcox Park

Circular, concrete splash pad with water fountain features. This splash pad does not have any "toys" on it.

Rather, visitors will enjoy running through the spray elements as they go off at various times while parents relax on nearby benches.

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Wilcox Park Features

  • Baseball
  • Basketball Court
  • Picnic Tables
  • Playground
  • Restrooms
  • Soccer Fields
  • Splash Pad
  • Tennis Courts

Facilities: Enclosed Shelter that you can rent from the city.

Stroller-Friendly? Yes, all or most areas

Time of Year? Main park open year round during daylight hours; splash pad open daily from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM during the summer season.

Use only for Wilcox Park basketball court

Massive playgrounds, inviting bridges, and adventurous trails are waiting for you. Spend time in the outdoors and burn off some energy while getting some fresh air. Check out our searchable guide to all the parks in the West Michigan area.

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