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Mel McKay Park

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  1. Ball diamonds
  2. Basketball court
  3. Football/soccer field
  4. Hiking
  5. In-line hockey rink
  6. Natural area
  7. Playground equipment
  8. Sledding
  9. Tennis courts
About the Park
Mel McKay boasts 30 acres of green space with plenty of room to roam. The park is named after a former Rock Island Mayor Mel McKay (1945-1953).
Mel McKay Park has 3 dedicated pickleball courts.

Park Rental Information
Mel McKary Park has one small shelter available for a picnic or party. Rental is available after April 1 each year.

View a detailed map of the park.

Parks and Recreation Department
4303 24th Street
Activity Guide Icon Rock Island, IL 61201
Ph: (309) 732-7275
Fx: (309) 732-7278
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7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday - Thursday

7:00 am - 5:00 pm

9:00 am - 1:00 pm