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 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

May 3-May 26, 2018: Thursday-Saturday; 10 AM-4 PM

May 30-Sept. 2, 2018: Wednesday-Saturday; 10 AM-6 PM | Sunday; 1 PM-6 PM

Sept. 8-Oct. 28, 2018: Saturday; 10 AM-6 PM | Sunday; 1 PM-6PM

***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:

December 3-22 (excluding Sundays) from 5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.


Creekmore Swim & Dive Complex

General Admission: Adults $2; 6 and Under $1

Season Passes: Adults $40; Family $60 (up to 6; immediate family members only)

Hours of Operation:

May 26-August 12: Monday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. & Sundays from 1:00 p.m. to 6 p.m.


August 13-Sept. 2: Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 6p.m. & Sundays from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
11:00am-6:00pm Saturday


Sept. 4-Labor Day: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

Miniature Golf Course

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

Park Putter Contact: 479-312-8172





Tennis Center & Courts

Contact: 479-782-5333






Distance from Convention Center:

1.8 mi.

Dawn to Dusk

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Free parking is available at this location.