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Posted on: May 7, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Select City Parks and Recreational Facilities Now Open

Select Parks and Recreational Facilities Open

In the continuing effort to protect the safety and well-being of our community, those visiting parks and recreational facilities must follow the guidelines of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Florida Department of Health, including wearing facial covering and social distancing. Detailed information on those restrictions can be found here. City-operated parks and recreational facilities will remain open contingent upon visitors’ compliance with these recommended guidelines. Provided the data continues with a downward trend, and we have compliance with social distancing and capacity restrictions related to existing park/recreational facility reopenings that started on Wednesday, May 6th, another phase is set for Wednesday, May 13th that may include the Broadwalk. 

Parks Currently Open for Passive Activities

The following parks are open for passive activities only. Passive activities include walking, biking, running and individual enjoyment of the natural surroundings. No courts or playgrounds are open at this time.

ArtsPark at Young Circle - 1 Young Circle
Charles Vollman Park - 2933 Taft Street
Jefferson Park - 1501 Jefferson Street
Joe DiMaggio Park - 1001 Three Island Boulevard
John Williams Park - 6101 Sheridan Street
Oakridge Park - 5200 SW 35
th Avenue
Zinkil Park - 5451 Washington Street

Park hours: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Boat Ramps

Hollywood Marina - 700 Polk Street
Boat Ramps open to motor-powered craft only. (One boat on a ramp at a time)

Holland Park - 801 Johnson Street 
Boat ramps open for rowing boats, canoes, kayaks or stand-up paddle boards only.
(Note: No other areas of Holland Park will be open)

Ramp hours: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. 
(If the parking areas reach capacity, the ramps may be closed.)

Golf Courses

Golf courses at Hollywood Beach Golf Club, Eco Golf Club and Orangebrook Golf Club are open for play with restrictions. View restrictions by clicking here.

Planning for the Next Phase on Wednesday, May 13th

Providing that the numbers continue to trend downward and compliance with social distancing and capacity restrictions are observed at current park/recreational facility reopenings, the City has another phase set for Wednesday, May 13th with restrictions. Compliance with the restrictions is critical to keeping these facilities open.


  • Bob Butterworth                   
  • Earl Crofford
  • Emerald Hills Lakes                           
  • Lions Park       
  • Oak Street                              
  • Sailors Point
  • Three Islands              
  • Harry Berry                            
  • Keating
  • Water View

Open 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. for passive use only, No use of restrooms or water fountains. Social distancing of at least 6 feet between individuals. No groups larger than 10 people. No active organized team sports allowed. Facial coverings must be worn at all times. The Community Garden at Oak Lake will require anyone working in garden to wear a mask. Allow Artist in residence return to work at ArtsPark. Artist studio work only. No tours, lessons or private engagements.

Hollywood Broadwalk 

  • 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. for exercising only including walking, jogging and bike riding
  • No rollerblading, skating or skateboarding
  • No loitering
  • Social distancing of at least 6 feet between individuals
  • No groups larger than 10 people
  • Facial coverings recommended when social distancing is difficult to maintain
  • Beach remains closed

Skate Parks

  • Hollywood West
  • Stan Goldman

Will require social distancing of at least six feet. Everyone in a skate park must be wearing a mask. One person per element. No more than 10 people in skate park at a time.

Tennis Courts

  • Jefferson Park 
  • Driftwood Community Center

Singles play only. Only two players per court inside court area. Must adhere to social distancing of at least six feet.

Pavilion Rentals

  • Cathy and Bob Anderson Park     
  • Eppleman Park                
  • Holland Park
  • Jefferson Park                                                       
  • Oak Lake Park
  • Poinciana Park    

Only parties less than 10. Must adhere to physical distancing and all parties must wear facial covering. Venues times will be limited 1 per day to allow for cleaning.

Limited Restrooms Available

  • Jefferson Park                    
  • Sailors Point               
  • Stan Goldman Park 
  • Zinkil Park
  • Holland Park                     
  • Charnow Park                     
  • Johnson Street on Hollywood Beach
  • Harry Berry Park     
  • Keating Park  

Open facilities will be cleaned and sanitized twice daily, seven days a week per CDC guidelines. Please, only one customer at a time in the restroom facility. 

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