Burdette Park Aquatic Center & Miniature Golf Facility will open for the summer season Saturday, May 23rd. The Aquatic Center with 2 newly renovated adult super slides and 2 kid slides is a haven for water enthusiasts. It also offers an Olympic size pool, diving well and children’s area with a Spray Park that houses models of exotic animals to climb on! Open from Memorial Day Saturday, May 23, 2015 through August 7, 2015, from 10AM – 6PM M-Thurs and 10AM-7PM on Fri., Sat., Sun. After August 7th, open ONLY on weekends through Labor Day, Sept. 7, 2015.
Aquatic Center admission is $8 for adults and children 12 and over, $5 for children ages 3-11 and seniors 62+, children under the age of 2 years and under is free. Season passes are also available for families & individuals and may be purchased at the Burdette Business Office.
Miniature Golf opens Saturday, May 23rd until August 7th on Friday, Saturday & Sundays only. Fri. & Sat. hours are 11:00AM to 10:00PM, Sunday noon – 8:00pm. The parks meticulously cared for miniature golf course is quite challenging and fun for all ages. The fee for play is $4.00 for adults and $2.50 for children. Season passes are also available for families & individuals and may be purchased at the Burdette Business Office.
Burdette Park has family fun year-round including:
3 miles of paved walking/running/biking trail connects to the University of Southern Indiana trail system. Trailhead located behind The Discovery Lodge. Several other trails wind through the 168-acre park.
Overnight accommodations are available to reserve in Chalets capable of housing up to eight people and our Hickory Lodge that has room for twelve. Each Chalet is equipped with full kitchen, fireplace, heat & AC, all bedding and linens furnished and some have Jacuzzi tubs. Chalets rent year round and are wonderful getaways any season. Also, camp in the park using full hook up or go primitive in our large wooded area for pop-ups or tents. Restroom & shower facilities are on-site.
Cabins and shelter houses, The Pavilion and O’Day Discovery Lodge make Burdette the one stop for all party purposes. Suitable for groups from 20 to 1,000 in number, there is the perfect building for your next family reunion, wedding reception or corporate picnic.
The stocked lakes are open to everyone on a year-round basis at no charge. All local and State fishing laws apply and State of Indiana fishing license is required.
Our BMX track is world-renowned and the site of several races each year that are open for the public to watch. For additional information on the track go to www.burdettebmx.org
Burdette offers tennis, basketball and volleyball courts. No reservations are required and there’s never a charge. All courts are available on a first-come first-serve basis.
Burdette Park is open 7AM-midnight, 365 days a year. The Park Office is open from 8AM-4:00PM Memorial Day through Labor Day. After Labor Day, it is open 8AM-4:00PM weekdays only. All activities in the park are subject to operational hours, rental restrictions and weather conditions.
For more information on all Burdette Park activities, call the park office at 812-435-5602. Information is also available through our website www.burdettepark.org .