Hunter Memorial Park


Hunter Park, headquarters for the Douglasville Parks and Recreation Department is an 83 acre park located at 8830 Gurley Road, just off Highway 5 in Douglasville. The newly renovated athletic complex includes seven ALTA certified tennis courts, ten multi-purpose ball fields, and twelve major league batting cages. Renovations also included over 650 parking spaces and over 1 ½ miles of sidewalks for walking and jogging. In addition, Hunter Park features a 16,000 square foot community center and covered playground; a five-acre lake surrounded by a walking track and several picnic areas. Hunter Park is host to many festivals, sports activities and recreational events.

    Ike Owings Community Center

    The Ike Owings Community Center is a 16,000 sq/ft facility featuring:
    • Ballroom, 128 person capacity, Full kitchen, Audio/Visual capabilities
    • Meeting Room, 64 person capacity, Audio/Visual capabilities
    • Arts and Crafts room 48 person capacity
    • Two class rooms 40 person capacity each, one class room has A/V capability
    • Dance Studio
    • An Activity room that is open to the public, is equipped with a ping pong table, air hockey, and vending machines with snacks and drinks
    • Outside playground
    • Patio tables and seating for your enjoyment
    • Picnic tables
    • Beautiful view of the lake and ball fields
    • Rent this facility. (click link, then choose the "facility rentals" tab)

    Rear of the Community Center Building

    The rear view of the Community Center is as beautiful as the front. It has a stunning terrace with courtyard tables and chairs for your relaxation and enjoyment. Come, pack a lunch, enjoy the view of the lake, or take in a competitive youth baseball, or adult softball game in season.

    Activity Room

    The activity room is open to the public at all times the Center is open. The drink and snack machines all take quarters, and there is a changer available for your convenience. The change machine takes ones and fives! An outside company furnishes all the vending machines in the room, so please direct any questions to the vending company.