Parks & Facilities

  • Park Playground
  • Kaywood Pavilion
  • Oak Hall

Welcome to our Parks & Facilities Page!

Local Parks

Thank you for visiting our Local Parks and Facilities Page.  Centre Region Parks and Recreation is located in State College, PA (Centre County) and through its cooperative agreement with five local municipalities, it manages maintains over 50 local parks from small neighborhood parks to large community parks.  The Agency also manages and maintains the large regional parks.  With in the park system, you will find a collection of various-sized playground, basketball courts, tennis and pickleball courts, walking trails, rectangular sports fields, baseball and softball diamonds, natural spaces, pavilions, and more! One of the best places to start is with your Find Your Park Map (link below).  If you're looking for other park-related programs like the community gardens, the dog park, those links are below too!  

Find Your Park - Links to our searchable Parks Map.
Tudek Dog Park
Action Sports Park
Bikeway Map - Downloadable (11" x 17" original size)

Regional Parks

Hess Softball Complex
Oak Hall Regional Park
Parks Capital Committee Agendas & Minutes (This group, in conjunction with the Centre Region Parks and Recreation Authority, help to oversee our regional parks system.)
Whitehall Road Regional Park

Pennsylvania Parks

Use this link to search parks across the State of Pennsylvania to include other local parks, regional parks, and state parks.

Tudek Park Community Gardens

Sponsorships & Donations

Gift Benches
My Hero/My Veteran Trees
Outfield Fence Banners
Remembrance Trees
Sponsorship Opportunities
Support Our Youth Scholarship Fund

Pavilion Rentals Best of 2020

Consistently, Tom Tudek Park receives a Best of State College Award, and its main pavilion has a wonderful view of the park's fields and Tussey Mountain ridgeline.  Bernel Road Park consistently receives a Best of State College Award for its airport-themed playground, which is set right next to its pavilion, a great location for birthday parties!

Volunteer Opportunities with Park Partners

If you would like to contact Parks Maintenance to report a problem at a park or to inquire about park projects, please click HERE to contact our Parks Maintenance Staff.