Official Website of the City of Statesville, North Carolina
Recreation & Parks


After School Enhancement Program sign-ups begin Wednesday, July 30. For more information please click here!

Celebrate National Parks and Recreation Month by letting us know how much you love Statesville's parks, facilities, greenways, pool and programs!  Click here for more information

The Soccer Fields at the Statesville Park and Soccer Complex will be closed during the months of June and July for yearly field maintenance.


Click here for the summer day camp agendas for each week. 

Click here for the Adventure Camp agendas for each week.

Our Mission

The Statesville Recreation and Parks Department strives to enhance the quality of life for citizens of Statesville through recreation programs, facilities and experiences designed to meet the leisure needs of the community and to provide people of every age, race and creed an opportunity to come together, participate, create and share the positive experiences of life.

10 Great Benefits of Parks and Recreation

  • Public parks provide millions of Americans with the opportunity to be physically active.
  • Parks have true economic benefits such as increasing property value, improving quality of life and making communities livable and desirable for businesses and homeowners.
  • Parks provide vital green space in a fast-developing American landscape.
  • Parks preserve critical wildlife habitat.
  • Parks and recreation facilitate social interactions.
  • Leisure activities in parks improve moods, reduce stress, and enhance a sense of wellness.
  • Recreational programs provide organized, structured, enjoyable activities.
  • Community recreation services provide a refuge of safety for at risk youth.
  • Therapeutic recreation is an outlet that individuals with disabilities have to be physically active, socially engaged and cognitively stimulated.
  • Public parks embody the American tradition of preserving public lands for the benefit and use of all.  

To learn more about what the Recreation and Parks Department has to offer please click on the areas in which you are interested:



Community Appearance Commission

Programs & Activities


Recreation Centers

Senior Games

Special Olympics

Statesville Leisure Pool

Weather Cancellations/Closings

Rec & Parks News

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Brent Cornelison
email Brent

Lynn Miller
Superintendent of Parks & Public Grounds
email Lynn

Richard Griggs
Program Director
email Richard

Daniel Lewis
Athletic/Aquatic Coordinator
email Daniel

Jennifer Owens
Office Manager
Cemetery Records
email Jennifer

Robin Sprinkle
Administrative Secretary
email Robin 



Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8am - 5pm
Physical Address
1875 Simonton Road
Statesville, NC 28625

Mailing Address
PO Box 1111
Statesville, NC 28687

General Information
email SRPD
Phone 704.878.3429
Fax 704.871.0008




MAILING ADDRESS: PO Box 1111, Statesville, NC 28687-1111  |  PHYSICAL ADDRESS: 301 S. Center Street
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