John F. Kennedy Park

John F. Kennedy Park is 260.57 acres, holding 9 lighted softball fields, 2 soccer fields, a 0.5-mile unpaved nature trail, a 2.8-mile out-and-back trail with a view of Wolf River, 2 rental pavilions, concessions, and restrooms. A segment of the Wolf River Greenway runs through Kennedy Park, which is a paved, dedicated walking and biking space stretching all across the greater-Memphis area.


This park has been adopted by Wolf River Conservancy & Friends of Kennedy Park. If you’d like to volunteer or adopt a park yourself, visit Memphis City Beautiful.


The Memphis Parks Athletic Department offers a variety of recreational year-round league play for both youth and adults. Contact the athletic office at (901) 636-5580 for specific dates of programs.