Children's play area: dawn to dusk
Conservation area: dawn to dusk
Lighted areas: dawn to 9:00 p.m. on Sundays-Thursdays and until 11:00 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays Welcome to Depot Park, the junction of past and future located in middle of Gainesville's Downtown.
The vision for Depot Park was to create a contemporary public greenspace to serve as Gainesville's "Central Park”. To be a signature city park located downtown and provide a space for public outdoor enjoyment unique to the city.
There is no charge to play at Depot Park.
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What was once contaminated earth, the residue from the site’s history as a rail yard, is now a blooming field of wildflowers and native plantings lined by decorative tracks that commemorate this former railroad transportation hub.
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Depot Park is new since I lived in Gainesville and it's a great addition! I visited recently on a trip to Gainesville. Easy parking, free admission, and a very clean city park. Their general store sells old-timey drinks and snacks and there was live music while I was there. Beautiful spot for a nice weather day!