Parks and Recreation

Contact Information
Parks & Recreation Department

NW Recreation Center
1340 11th Street NW
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52405

Phone: 319-286-5566
Fax: 319-538-0020
Weather Cancellation Hotline: 319-286-5700

Mon - Fri, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Sat, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Sun, 12:00 - 6:00 p.m.

City Services Center (CSC)
500 15th Avenue SW
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52404

Fax: 319-540-8843

Mon - Fri, 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Department Contacts

Disc Golf
Disc Golf is a great way to enjoy the outdoors, exercise and meet people. There are two courses available for public play in the Cedar Rapids Parks system.

  • Jones Park, 201 Wilson Avenue SW - 18 hole course, mostly up and down side of hill
  • Shaver Park, 800 J Avenue NE - 8 hole course through wooded timber

Soccer fields are used by the Parks & Recreation Department, but are open to the public for rental when not scheduled.

  • Cherry Hill Park, 341 Stoney Point Road NW (3 fields)
  • Jones Park, 201 Wilson Avenue SW (1 field)
  • Tuma Soccer Complex, 3239 C Avenue Extension (33 fields)

Reserve Cherry Hill and Jones Park fields by calling or visiting one of our two locations: Ambroz Recreation Center 319-286-5731 or City Services Center 319-286-5566.

Tuma Soccer Complex, the largest in Iowa, hosts over 3000 soccer games each year in addition to cross-country events and football games. The soccer fields are not left open and are only available by reservation for tournaments and games. Contact Keith Furne during business hours (7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.) for rates and availability, 319-286-5591 or

Softball/ Baseball
Competition diamonds are available at Ellis Park (3), Noelridge Park (8), Daniels Park (1), Van Vechten Park (3), and Cherry Hill Park (5). Local baseball and softball organizations, the Parks & Recreation Department, and area schools and colleges use fields for league play. Diamonds available for the public to reserve include:

  • Ellis Park, 916 Ellis Boulevard NW (3 fields)
  • Noelridge Park, 4900 Council Street NE (8 fields)
  • Tait Cummins Sports Complex, 3000 C Street SW (4 fields)

The City of Cedar Rapid's tennis courts include:

  • Bever Park, 2700 Bever Avenue SE (1 court)
  • Ellis Park, 916 Ellis Boulevard NW (2 courts)
  • Jones Park, 201 Wilson Avenue SW (3 courts)
  • Noelridge Park, 4900 Council Street NE (6 courts)
  • Veterans Memorial Tennis Center, 1309 8th Avenue SW (12 courts)

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