Parks & Recreation Department


A Department of Community & Leisure Division

Columbia County Parks & Recreation Department
5445 Columbia Road  Grovetown, GA 30813
(706) 863-7523               Fax (706) 868-3340 / 3480

To register online for youth sports (must be a previous participant), Wildwood Park camping reservations or for new account requests for campsite rentals (ONLY), click here.


Our new website for game schedules, standings, maps, rules and other league  information is

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Fall Lacrosse Registration has ended! 

Anyone interested in playing must call the office to be placed on

the waiting list and will be called as (if) needed.

Ages:  Boys - 7 - 16              Girls - 7 - 18
(Age control date: August 1, current year)

Season - October 17th - November 21st

Winter Basketball Registration  

November 2 - 13

Ages:  Boys - 5 - 16              Girls - 5 - 15
(Age control date: December 31, current year)

Click here for more information

The Columbia County Parks & Recreation Department seeks to enrich the quality of life of the citizens we serve by providing safe and accessible facilities and a diversified program of activities in an effective, efficient, equitable, and responsive manner. 
 Click here for a list of staff members. 

Hours of operation
(excluding observed holidays)

Park Facilities
Mon - Sun
8 am - 11 pm

Administrative Office
(Athletic Staff & Registration at Patriots Park)
Phone: (706) 863-7523
Fax: (706) 868-3340 / 3480
Mon - Fri  8 am - 5 pm

Bobby Waters Gymnasium
(Patriot's Park)
Phone: (706) 868-3458
Mon - Thurs 7 am - 9 pm
Fri  7 am - 5 pm
Sat 9 am - 5 pm
Sun 1 pm - 6 pm

The Administrative Office and Bobby Waters Gymnasium will be closed
in observance of the following holidays:

 January 1st - New Year's Day  January 19th - Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday
 Easter Sunday (Gymnasium)  May 25th - Memorial Day
 July 3rd - Independence Day  September 7th - Labor Day
 November 11th - Veteran's Day  November 26th & 27th - Thanksgiving
 December 24th & 25th - Christmas  


An estimated 100,000 visitors come to Patriots Park each year. We are proud to offer our youth the opportunity to play baseball, softball, soccer, basketball and football.  Annually, we host various baseball and softball tournaments with Dixie Youth, and soccer tournaments with GRPA.  In addition, we have hosted three Dixie Baseball World Series and two Dixie Softball World Series. We further endeavor to serve the County with various leisure activities at our various parks and facilities.  For a complete listing of amenities and directions to our parks, please click here.

Please click here for general information (eligibility, refunds, etc.) regarding youth participation and click here for information regarding teams drafts. 
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