City of Bushnell, Florida

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Parks and Recreation Facilities

The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Park, located at 6927 S. Bradley st. is comprised of 4.5 acres of land dedicated to a variety of sporting and recreational activities. This park consists of basketball courts, a volleyball court, a soccer field, a multi-purpose field, a jogging and exercising trail. There is a playground area complete with swings and picnic facilities.

The City will be constructing bathrooms in 2015, and has applied for a grant that the City hopes to receive to pay for the bathrooms and other improvements. Grant funding allows the City to make improvements that don't cost the City taxpayers.

The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Park is open from dawn until dusk. Pets are not allowed.

The City of Bushnell Community Center, located at 407 E. Belt Avenue, consists of a 4,000 square foot building with open interior architecture housing a full kitchen, stage and restroom facilities. This facility will accommodate parking for approximately 97 vehicles and has an interior capacity of 125 occupants. The grounds consist of two tee-ball fields, a small playground and picnic pavilion area, a shuffle board court, and a lit basketball court.

The Community Center is available for rental to the general public by reservation only. Click on the links below to download and review both the Rental Requirements/Guidelines and the Community Center Rental Application.

Community Center Rental Fee Information Sheet
Community Center Rental Application

Should you have additional questions, or want to check availability of a specific date, please contact Bushnell City Hall M-F 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. at (352) 793-2591, or visit us at 117 E. Joe P. Strickland, Jr. Ave., for information on how you can reserve the building for your event.

The City of Bushnell has three recreational facilities. The Kenny Dixon Sports Complex, located at 824 W. Noble Ave. just off HWY 48, is comprised of 30 acres of land dedicated to a variety of sporting and recreational activities. This complex consists of baseball and softball fields, a tee ball field, 2 soccer/football - multipurpose fields, racquetball courts, tennis courts, beach volleyball area, horseshoe area, basketball courts, a skate/bike ramp park, as well as a jogging and exercise trail that circles the entire park to creating approximately 1 mile of trail.

Picnic pavilions complete with grills, tables, restrooms and electricity are available on a first come, first serve basis. A large playground area is centrally located near the picnic area and is complete with swings and slides. Three smaller kiddie playgrounds are located throughout the complex between the various ball fields and are complete with covered shade-structures to protect playing children from both sun and foul balls.

The Kenny Dixon Sports Complex is open from dawn until dusk. Pets are not allowed.