Creekmore Park

Located in Fort Smith's downtown area, Creekmore Park is located directly across from the main branch of the Fort Smith Public Library and offers a variety of unique seasonal activities that include the Creekmore Express Train and Creekmore Holiday Express, an 18-hole miniature golf course, a fitness trail, tennis center and courts, playground equipment, a community center, and the region's largest outdoor Olympic-sized swim & dive facility.

During the Summer, a variety of indoor and outdoor activities and programs are held at the park, including (but not limited to): Movies in the Park, Baking Bootcamps, Pop-Up Play Days, and more. The park and community center can be rented for birthday parties, reunions, meetings, and other types of events. 

In Winter, the park serves as the western terminus of Arkansas statewide Trail of Lights and is a festive sight you don't want to miss!

Creekmore Community Center

The Creekmore Community Center, located adjacent to Creekmore Park, is one of the Parks & Recreation’s most popular rental facility. Plan a party or book a reception in one of our great community rooms!

Creekmore Express Train

There is no cost to ride the train. Donations are welcome!

The train is a favorite of park-goers of all ages! We have a total of three miniature trains that our housed at Creekmore Park. Our #200 Electric Steam Engine was manufactured by Western Train Company out of Temecula, California. We also have a standard diesel train, the Creekmore Express Our steam engine is currently waiting for funds to be raised for its restoration. Want to see some pictures of the Steam Engine from back in the day??? Look at this website: for some great pictures and information about our Steam Engine #999

2023 Schedule

May 27-Aug 20:
Mon-Tue: Closed
Wed-Sat: 10 AM - 4 PM
Sundays: 1 PM - 6 PM

Aug 26-Oct 29:
Weekdays: Closed
Saturdays: 10 AM - 4 PM
Sundays: 1 PM - 6 PM

***Please call to check for changes in schedule.

Creekmore Holiday Express

The Creekmore Holiday Express is a colorful journey through the hundreds of animated lights adorning Creekmore Park during the holidays.

Hours of Operation:
Nov. 29-Dec. 23:

Monday-Saturday: 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM (excludes Sundays)

Creekmore Swim & Dive Complex

Open May 29th through July 31st

General Admission:
Adults (18+): $3
Children (17 & Under): $2

Season Passes
Adults: $40
Family: $80 (up to 6; immediate family members only)

Hours of Operation:
Mon-Tues: 10 AM-5 PM
Wed: Closed
Thurs-Sat: 10 AM-5 PM
Senior Hour: 11 AM to Noon

***hours of operation may be affected by swim meets during the month of June; please check ahead to confirm.

Creekmore Park Putter

18 holes of family fun! This facility is leased and operated by a private entity. Please contact them at the number listed below for schedule changes.

Play for only $2.50 per person, per game

(Includes putter, ball & scorecard)

Concessions available & group rates available

Call to verify play time: 479-226-0263

Creekmore Tennis Center

A full-service facility offering 14 hard courts for public use.

Contact: 479-782-5333



Distance from Convention Center:

1.8 mi.

6 AM-11 PM

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