This park is a great recreation area and a "green lung". It has a water park inside (closed in winter) and lots of enjoyment for little kids with playgrounds.
The Seminole Indian name of this 138.6-acre urban park, Topeekeegee Yugnee,...
The Seminole Indian name of this 138.6-acre urban park, Topeekeegee Yugnee, means "meeting or gathering place," appropriate for a park known for its shady picnic areas, many shelters, and a gazebo that is often booked for small weddings and receptions.T.Y. Park is home to Castaway Island water park, a full-hookup RV campground with Wi-Fi, 13 picnic shelters, an abundance of open picnic areas, and a large, open field suitable for a variety of family activities.
Especially popular with our health-conscious patrons is the two-mile loop of paved pathways for walking, jogging, skating, and biking. Join our walking club and register your miles to earn incentives. NEW FITNESS ZONE! In December 2013, Broward County Parks and Memorial Healthcare System teamed up to provide The "Memorial Fitness Zone" which consists of 11 outdoor fitness equipment pieces. The equipment is free to use by anyone ages 14 and up. Weekend and holiday park entrance fees apply.
Other popular areas within the park are the large shaded playground, basketball and tennis courts, the fishing pier, and the scenic lake water fountain.