The 31 acre Phelps Grove Park is one of the city's finest parks. The park plays hosts to many of the city's charity running events. Rich in amenities, the park serves the neighborhood well. Whether it is a picnic, or it's 7/10 mile walking and fitness trail the park is well utilized by the neighborhood on a daily basis. The Springfield Art Museum is also located in the park. There is something for the whole family.
Park amenities include: wading pool, rose garden, 6 lighted tennis courts, 1 baseball field, xeriscape garden, picnic tables & grills, restrooms, horseshoes, drinking fountain, children's & adolescents' play equipment, open play area, physical fitness course, open shelters