Parks & Rec and Community Special Event Information
Fourth of July FIREWORKS are tentatively rescheduled for Sunday, September 6th
The Plain City Pool Opened July 1!
No Swim Lessons, No Private Pool Parties
Slide & Diving Board Closed
$4 Entry Fee per Session
No Walk ins - You must reserve your session in advance and pay online
Book your time session here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/plaincitypool
Adult Only Swim (RESERVE HERE) 9:30-10:30am $2 entry fee--pay at pool
Session 1 11am - 3pm
Pool Closes for Cleaning 3:00- 3:30
Session 2 3:30- 7:30
** Splash Pad is FREE to the Public during these hours ONLY: 8am-10:45am 8pm-10pm **
Before Booking, PLEASE READ RULES OF OPERATION
Kids Driving you crazy during COVID-19?
A few ideas to make life better by being outside and enjoying nature, all with safe distancing........
Pastime Park/Outdoor activities
NEW! I SPY WITH MY LITTLE EYE......at Pastime Park- CLICK HERE for Flyer
Take a walk with your kids, dog, etc... Just be sure to keep 6 ft away from others when outside
Take a walk and ID birds by sight and song - simply download the Audobon App CLICK HERE
GO FISH! Did you know you can fish at McKitrick Park? Dig up some worms and your old rods and have fun!
Play Disc Golf - Pastime Park has a 9 hole course, and many other other parks around Columbus also have courses. For a complete list of Ohio courses please CLICK HERE
Geocaching - Pastime Park doesn't have this but many places do. Learn a fun new family activity! CLICK HERE
Take a nature walk at local parks- find pine cones, dried flowers and other treasures
Paint rocks! Pastime Park would love to start a rock painting brigade! All rocks and designs welcome! Let others see your creativity and create a community movement!
The Playgrounds at Pastime Park are Open
We encourage your to wear masks , stay within your family group and please
maintain the 6' of social distance.
Thank you for your cooperation at this time.
BE SAFE. HAVE FUN!
Reservable Facilities - FREE to the public
To ensure availability, reserving them is recommended
North Shelter (near playground)
South Shelter(near ballfields)
Cattle Barn(near campground)
Sand Volleyball (behind Aquatic Center)
Basketball Courts(no reservation needed)
Rentable Facilities - Fee based
Perfect for birthday parties, graduation parties and family reunions
$ 75/day plus $100 refundable deposit
+ $25 fee to set up or decorate evening before rental (if available)
2 indoor restrooms
18 tables(8ft in length) and 95 chairs
Heated but not air conditioned
For rental of the Youth Building, the key must be picked up the Friday before your event between 8am and 4pm
at the new Municipal Building - 800 Village Blvd. After rental drop off key and check off list into the mail slot on the North Side of the Park Office building.
Park Area Rentals (click here for map & details)
Whole Park rental
$650/day or $337/day multi day rental - $500 refundable deposit
Partial Park rental
Area A- $150/day - $200 deposit
Area B- $200/day - $200 deposit
Whole or Partial Park Rentals may be made by contacting the Director of Parks & Recreation:
Linda Granger 614-873-3527 ext 108 [email protected]
There are 2 parks in Plain City: Pastime Park and McKitrick Park. Pastime Park is a popular destination throughout the year. Nestled among beautiful oak trees (many over 200 years old), Pastime Park provides a very peaceful and tranquil setting, drawing visitors from all over the United States.
The park offers a 60 site campground, a 1/2 mile walking trail, a professional disc golf course, 4 sand volleyball courts, a basketball court, aquatic center and several rentable facilities.
McKitrick Park is a beautiful 5.18 acre park, located along the Big Darby, on East Main Street, just east of Uptown Plain City. There is parking and public access for fishing or kayaking/canoeing. McKitrick is a great place to spend time enjoying a picnic, fishing, or just relaxing in the beauty of its natural surroundings. For more information on McKitrick Park, Click HERE.
Cattle Barn Shelter near Camping
North Shelter near Playground
Gazebo in Pastime Park