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Barber ParkJimmie I. Barber Park
1500 Dans Rd.
Greensboro, North Carolina 27401
Fax: 336-373-5939

  • Tennis -- 336-373-5886
  • Basketball -- 336-373-4679
  • Volleyball -- 336-373-4679
  • Room Rental -- 336-373-4679
  • Park Office -- 336-373-5892

Hours of Operation:
Barber Park opens daily at 8 am, weather permitting. We are closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas days.  

Park Closing times are as follows:

  • 5 pm (January, February, November and December)
  • 7 pm (March, April, September and October)
  • 8 pm (May, June, July and August)

Park gates will remain open for scheduled sporting events at the Penn-Wright Stadium, and the Simkins Indoor Pavilion that exceed normal park hours. 

Features and Amenities:

  • Barber Park features the impressive Simkins Indoor Sports Pavilion, which provides eight plexi-court tennis courts and four combination basketball / volleyball courts. The Simkins Indoor Sports Pavilion is open for play year-round.
  • Barber Park is home to the Penn-Wright Baseball Stadium, home field of the Eastern Baseball League, which includes a press box for tournaments, concessions area, and stadium seating.
  • Barber Park also has an 18-hole disc golf course that is available to use for free.
  • An outdoor amphitheater is available on a rental basis for community concerts, talent shows, and special presentations.
  • One-mile Walking Trail
  • Six picnic shelters 
  • Playground and Tot Spot
  • Sprayground 

What's Happening at Jimmie I. Barber Park:

Construction on Phase II of the Barber Park Master Plan is scheduled to begin spring 2015.

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Last updated: 1/12/2015 10:34:49 AM