Dardanelle offers many recreational opportunities.  The Community Center offers a basketball court, a pickle ball court, a computer room and a performance stage.  The Center can be rented for any number of social events or business meetings. 

Merritt Park offers baseball and softball fields, playground equipment, picnic area, a nature walking trail and a skateboard facility.  In 2019 a disc golf course will be added. 

The Riverfront area of the city offers ball fields, picnic area, playground equipment, and a walking trail as well as the host site for festivals. 

Our Gazebo is the site for numerous events throughout the year.

In 2018 the City added property to the Pecan Street Park.  The Recreation Department is working on plans for the park now and hope to make additional serves available in 2019.

 Mr. Willie Lawhon is the supervisor of the Parks and Recreation Department. 

To reserve a pavilion, please call 479-229-1022.  To reserve the Community Center, please call 479-229-5084.