Parks & Recreation Department

Mission Statement

In partnership with our citizens, Abbeville Parks and Recreation Department strives in providing our community with safe, clean, and accessible parks and facilities; along with diverse recreation and leisure opportunities that will enhance the overall quality of life for current residents, visitors and future generations.

The Vision

To provide parks and recreation programming and opportunities that serve all ages of citizens in Abbeville and Vermilion Parish with recreation, leisure and social outlets.

*Recreation and organized sports are overseen by Quality Sport Authority

Abbeville Parks

AA Comeaux Park

AA Comeaux Park

301 A. A. Comeaux Memorial Drive

Park Hours: Dawn - 11:00 pm

Baseball Fields · Soccer Fields · Tennis Courts
Skateboard Park · Walking Path · Restrooms ·
Recreation Center · Children’s Play Areas · Rental Hall
Shuffle Board Court · Boys & Girls Club · Pavillions
Splash Pad (opening 2021)

Gertie Huntsberry Park

Gertie Huntsberry Park

1928 Graceland Avenue

Park Hours: Dawn - Dusk

Walking Trail · Workout Stretching Stations
Picnic Tables · Children’s Play Area

Godchaux Park

Godchaux Park

401 Second Street

Park Hours: Dawn - Dusk

Walking Trail · Trees · Children’s Play Area
Little Free Library · Green Space

Herbert Williams Park

Herbert Williams Park

1600 MLK Street

Park Hours: Dawn- Dusk
Baseball Field: 8 am - 10 pm

Baseball · Children’s Play Area · Grills
Small Pavilion · Green Space

Lafayette Street Park

Lafayette Street Park

1816 East Lafayette Street

Park Hours: Dawn-Dusk

Swings · Basketball · Benches
Grills · Tire swing · Children’s Play Area

Lafitte Drive-In Park

Lafitte Drive-In Park

105 S John Hardy Drive

Park Hours: Friday, Saturday & Sunday
7 am - 6 pm

Public Fishing · Picnic Area · Little Book Library
Green Space · Dog Play Area

McKinley Scott

McKinley Scott

1501 Israel Parker Street

Park Hours: Dawn - Dusk
Basketball Court: 8 am - 10 -pm

Pavilion · Bleachers · Grills · Basketball
Bathrooms · Swings · Children’s Play Area
(Including Handicap Accessible Merry-Go-Round)

Motty Memorial Park

Motty Memorial Park

413 Motty Street

Park Hours: Dawn - Dust

Swings · Grill · Children’s Play Area

Mouton Park/Franks Alley Park

Mouton Park/Franks Alley Park

223 S. Leonard Street

Park Hours: Dawn- Dusk

Grill · Swings · Bench · Children’s Play Area
(Including Handicap Accessible Merry-Go-Round)

Parker Hebert Park

Parker Hebert Park

802 Graceland Avenue

Park Hours: Dawn - Dusk

Basketball · Small Pavilion With Grill & Picnic Tables · Benches · Children’s Play Area

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