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A Greener Fair Park

Fair Park First is making a “green-vestment” by creating a state-of-the-art community park with interconnected parklets and trails across the campus.

Phase 1 will feature the creation of an 11-acre Community Park, designed by Studio-MLA in conjunction with surrounding neighborhoods, and will also include developing a 1.3-acre MLK Gateway Park.

Here's What Others Are Saying About the Future of Fair Park

“This masterplan update acknowledges the vital importance of Fair Park to the surrounding community and our great city. It significantly expands upon previous planning initiatives to suggest an exciting future for the park that is both sustainable and achievable. One of the exciting certainties of this planning effort is that the team is in place to deliver on its comprehensive goals.”

Willis Winters, Director Emeritus, Dallas Park and Recreation Department
“We need something local where people can go relax and enjoy year-round. This will enhance the area and get more people to come and enjoy Fair Park.”

Fred Conwright, Co-Owner of Two Podners Restaurant
“Jubilee Park & Community Center has seen firsthand what access to safe, green space can do to strengthen an entire community. As neighbors and friends of Fair Park, we look forward to increased accessibility and civic engagement opportunities for Jubilee Park families.”

Marissa Castro Mikoy, President & CEO of Jubilee Park & Community Center
“I think the park is a good start to giving back to the community. It will create some beautification, provide uplift, and give residents somewhere nice to go in their own backyard.”

Ashley Walker, South Dallas Resident, Community Engagement Manager at Frazier Revitalization

Share Your Feedback

We’re excited to offer you two new ways to share your input for the Community Park with us!

Click the button below to post your ideas for park amenities, architecture, art, and more on our Ideas Wall. Then, complete a brief survey about your preferences, including how you would mostly like to travel to the park, who you would go to the park with, and more. We look forward to your contributions!

Master Plan Update

Click the link below to learn more about the 2020 Master Plan Update.

Support Our Mission

Our supporters are as unique as Fair Park, and we know that a gift, no matter its size, makes a ripple of impact throughout the park to aid the restoring, renewing, and restoration of our crown jewel. Together we will not only put the "park" back in Fair Park but make it a place for all people in our community. As you consider how you'd like to be involved in the next chapter of Fair Park, we ask that you consider a gift of support and join us on this journey.

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