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Please call (828) 695-4317 for more information on the parks.

Southside ParkSouthside Park

wi fiLocated West of US #Hwy. 321 Business, behind National Guard Armory

A 27 acre passive park, with a mile walking/jogging trail, open air amphitheater, numerous picnic tables, play area, two picnic shelters, two sand volleyball courts, two horseshoe pits, informal ball field, and a large open play area for soccer, kite flying, badminton, frisbee, etc.

CLICK HERE for directions to Southside Park

 Northside ParkNorthside/Broyhill Park

wi fiEast 22nd Street and College Avenue

This park area is approximately 12 acres and includes a lighted adult softball field, youth baseball and soccer fields, four lighted tennis courts, one outdoor basketball court, play area with picnic shelter and a 1/2 mile walking/jogging trail.

CLICK HERE for directions to Northside/Broyhill Park

Westside / Jaycee ParkWestside Jaycee Park

USwi fi #Hwy. 321 Business and West "J" Street

The park area is 9 acres and includes one lighted combination softball, baseball, football, soccer field. Four lighted tennis courts, one lighted basketball court, 1/2 mile walking trail, and a play area with a picnic shelter.

 CLICK HERE for directions to Westside/Jaycee Park

East Newton ParkEast Newton Park

East "E" Street and South Ervin Avenue

This 5 acre site has a recreational athletic field for baseball, softball, and soccer, lighted outdoor basketball court, a large picnic shelter with a play area.

CLICK HERE for directions to East Newton Park.


Jacob Fork ParkJacob Fork Park

Park Hours
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

3730 NC Hwy. 10 West of Newton.

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This park area is 100 acres and includes a canoe launch. It consists of two softball fields, bleachers, dugouts, a concession building, restrooms, and paved parking lots.

Future plans for Jacob Fork Park include lighting the two softball fields, as well as development of two soccer fields, a picnic shelter with restrooms, a playground area.

CLICK HERE for directions to Jacob Fork Park

Little Brook ParkLittle Brook Park

US #Hwy. 321 Business and South College Avenue

1/2 acre passive park which offers picnic tables and park benches bordered by a stream




Shelter Rental Information

If an individual or organization wishes to reserve a shelter, call or come by the Newton Parks and Recreation Department at 23 South Brady Avenue or call (828) 695-4317.

Shelter Cost

Small shelter: Resident fees: $  5.00 per hour, non-resident fees: $10.00 per hour

Large shelter: Resident fees: $10.00 per hour, non-resident fees: $15.00 per hour

Amphitheater Cost
Resident fees: $50.00 per day, non-resident fees: $75.00 per day.

CLICK HERE for a PDF copy of the Shelter Reservation Form for Rental of Shelters and Amphitheater

Park Hours
Southside, Westside/Jaycee, Northside and East Newton Park 6:00 a.m. until dark