Willow Park

This small neighborhood park was purchased in 1905 from the Baringer Land Company.

Originally, this park served as part of a plan to make a more natural border for Cherokee Park. Willow Park achieved its own identity when Willow Avenue was extended to Cherokee Parkway in 1946.

It is a popular place for summer concerts and festivals.

Key Features & Amenities

  • Picnic Shelter
  • Picnic Tables
  • Playground
  • Restrooms

Park Details

1402 Willow Avenue, 40204
(Willow Avenue and Cherokee Parkway)
1.37 acres
Facility Reservations
6 am – 11 pm
Fred Facts
In 1865 Boone Square was the location of the first organized baseball game in Louisville.

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