Mainland Parks

Buena Vista Park

Fishing and picnicking are popular in this park on the west side of the Indian River on the North Causeway. Restrooms are available.

Christmas Park

This small but scenic park is located on the corner of Canal and Live Oak Streets. It features a small stage where concerts are often held.

Dog Park

This one acre fenced area located at 2641 Paige Avenue is divided into large dog and small dog play areas. There is a 30 x 40 shade shelter with a dog and people water fountain. The grounds are grassed with open areas with concrete structures for doggy play.

Emory L. Bennett Park

Located in the downtown district on Sams Avenue, this small park is convenient for passers-by to enjoy the shade of a beautiful oak tree.

Holland Park

 This new park is scheduled to open in May of 2018.. Adjacent to Otter Lake, the park claims 13 acres of pristine hardwoods and 18 acres of water, recreational use will include parking areas, restrooms, picnic areas,  a walking trail and an additional access point and trailhead to the New Smyrna Beach Multi-Use Trail. When complete, the park will be on Pioneer Trail east of Otter Boulevard. 

New Smyrna Beach Multi-Use Trail

The New Smyrna Beach Multi-Use Trail spans 2.2 miles from West Pine Avenue just north of S.R. 44 off Mission Road to Sugar Mill Drive. The 12-foot-wide trail has been constructed in an existing utility corridor. The eastern trail head is on West Pine Avenue between Jungle Road and Pioneer Trail. The western end is next to Geiger-Glencoe Cemetery on  Sugar Mill Drive. Parking is available at both ends. Along the trail, bikers,  runners, walkers and skaters cross a 125-foot bridge over Turnbull Creek with intermittent benches and trash receptacles. Large numbers are painted on the asphalt every 500 feet. If an emergency happens along the trail, callers may provide the nearest number to the 9-1-1 dispatcher to help emergency responders locate them more quickly. Motorized vehicles are not permitted on the trail.

North Causeway, West & East Boat Ramps

 These facilities are located on the North Causeway and features three boat ramps with short term docking facilities, a fishing pier, a picnic pavilion, and restroom facilities. The East side features one boat ramp and the west side features two boat ramps.

Old Fort Park

The historic Turnbull Ruins are located in this park along with the historic New Smyrna Beach Free Library, which now houses the New Smyrna Beach Community Redevelopment Agency. This park is located along Riverside Drive across Sams Avenue from City Hall. Several paths and benches are scattered under a beautiful canopy of oak trees. This is the site of the annual Art Fiesta in February. Some summer concerts are held here.

Riverside Park

This beautiful eight acre park is located on the Indian River at the east end of Canal Street in the downtown area. The park includes walking paths, restroom facilities, and the Manatee All Children's Playground. The outdoor gazebo is located here and fishing is popular along the boardwalk and fishing pier. The park is the site of many community events including art festivals and the summer concert series. In the summer of 2015, Manatee All Children's Playground - an ADA-compliant structure, was rebuilt using a sea-themed design.  

Skate Park

The NSB Skatepark is located at the southwest corner of Turnbull Street and Industrial Park Avenue, just west of the New Smyrna Beach Police Station. The new Skate Park has approximately 8,500 square feet of concrete skate area, consisting of a flow/street area and a pool with tile and concrete pool coping.  The City of New Smyrna Beach assisted by NSB Skate committee members, obtained an ECHO Grant through Volusia County to aid in the construction of the park.  Additionally, the City obtained a grant from the Tony Hawk Foundation. There is no charge to utilize the park. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday from noon to dusk and weekends and holidays from 10 a.m. to dusk.

Swoope Boat Ramps

Opened in March 2014, the Swoope Boat Ramps offer two boat ramps with floating docks, restrooms and a paved parking lot with 36 spaces. Anglers can easily access the Ponce de Leon Inlet and Atlantic Ocean from this site, which is across from the New Smyrna Beach Municipal Airport on U.S. 1.  

Turnbull Street Park

This is a neighborhood park and used mostly by local youth. It features a new playground and large open field area for small group sports.