Ackley Park, which is located on West 3RD St., is one of Elk City’s featured attractions with its many activities. Ackley Park is home to the Centennial Carousel with 36 hand-carved wooden horses, two bench seats and one wheelchair spot. There is also the 18 hole Old Town Miniature Golf, and the Choctaw Express Miniature Train. These activates are open Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM daily. Private parties for these events can be booked through Crystal at City Hall. There is also a large 50’x100’ public swimming pool that is open from Memorial Day weekend to the beginning of the school year from 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM daily. Private parties for the pool can be made through pool @ 225-1706.
Ackley Park also has two ponds, a kiddie playground, four tennis courts, two volleyball courts, six pavilions, (four with water and electricity) with tables, and seven other uncovered tables. All of these facilities are none reservable; they are first come first serve.