|Parks and Recreation|
Parks and Recreation consists of Recreation Programs, Athletic Programs, Senior Programs, and Parks
and Facilities. Our administrative offices are located in the Slater Community Center
at 325 McDowell Street.
Nature Center staff at Steele Creek Park manages the Nature Center as well as organizes activities
and week long day camps for youth. The staff also have several different wildlife activities throughout
Parks and Facilities staff is responsible for the maintenance of the parks as well as city owned
buildings and properties.
The City of Bristol Tennessee has a total of 24 parks for our citizens and visitors to enjoy. Shelters are available for rent at Steele Creek, Whitetop Creek, Rooster Front, and Charlie Robinette Parks. Our first dog park is now open! Our Bark Park is located at 1111 Vance Drive and is anxiously awaiting your visit!
Recreation Program staff organizes evening classes as well as Summer Youth Activities and special events.
Senior Program staff organizes activities for adults ages 50 and above. Senior activities include
exercise classes, line dancing, yoga, book reviews, etc. They also coordinate several health
information events throughout the year.
City of Bristol Tennessee
Parks and Recreation
325 McDowell St.
P.O. Box 1189
Bristol, TN 37621-1189
Terry Napier, Parks and Recreation Director