Marvin Efird Park

Marvin Efird Park opened on May 5, 2012. The park offers activities like a community garden, picnic, hiking, and planned community events such as outdoor movie nights, National Night Out and the annual Christmas Tree Lighting.  The open pavilion barn provides the perfect venue to meet with family and friends and to hold private events. 

Click here to view the National Night Out flyer.

Click here to view a video flyover of the park.

Park Rules are available here.

Marvin Efird Park includes the following:

  1. A magnificent  barn facility available for rent.
  2. Picnic Tables and Park Benches
  3. A One-of-a-kind Redwood Playground on a Cedar-Chip Bed
  4. Restroom Facilities and Special Needs Accommodations
  5. Groomed Walking Trails
  6. Pasture
  7. Community Gardens 

The park is located at 8909 New Town Road.

Park Hours:

8 AM - 8 PM  April-October

8 AM - 6 PM  February-March

8 AM - 5 PM  November - January

The park is closed on certain holidays so that our park employees may celebrate with their families - please check-out the Latest News Page on our website for the most current holiday closings.

Other Outdoor Locations

Looking for other outdoor park activities, check-out the websites below for day trip ideas around Union County, State parks, local parks and other outdoor venues in the surrounding area.

Union County Recreation Treasure Map

Discover the Forest

Nature Find

Park Photos