Mainland Parks

Buena Vista Park
Fishing and picnicking are popular in this park on the west side of the Indian River on the North Causeway. Restrooms and small playground are available.

Christmas Park
This small but scenic park is located on the corner of Canal and Live Oak Streets. It features a small stage where concerts are often held.

Dog Park
This one acre fenced area located at 2641 Paige Avenue is divided into large dog and small dog play areas. There is a 30 x 40 shade shelter with a dog and people water fountain. The grounds are grassed with open areas with concrete structures for doggy play.

Emory L. Bennett Park
Located in the downtown district on Sams Avenue, this small park is convenient for passers-by to sit and enjoy the shade of a beautiful oak tree.

North Causeway Boat Ramp
This facility is located on the North Causeway and features three boat ramps with short term docking facilities, a fishing pier, a picnic pavilion, and restroom facilities. 

Old Fort Park
The historic Turnbull Ruins are located in this park along with the historic New Smyrna Beach Free Library, which now houses the New Smyrna Beach Community Redevelopment Agency. This park is located along Riverside Drive across Sams Avenue from City Hall. Several paths and benches are scattered under a beautiful canopy of oak trees. This is the site of the annual Art Fiesta in February. Some summer concerts may be here.

Riverside Park
This beautiful eight acre park is located on the Indian River at the east end of Route 44 in the downtown area. The park includes walking paths, restroom facilities, and the Manatee All Children’s Playground. The outdoor gazebo is located here and fishing is popular along the boardwalk and fishing pier. The park is the site of many community events including art festivals and the summer concert series.

Skate Park
The NSB Skatepark is located at the southwest corner of Turnbull Street and Industrial Park Avenue, just west of the New Smyrna Beach Police Station. The new Skate Park has approximately 8,500 square feet of concrete skate area, consisting of a flow/street area and a pool with tile and concrete pool coping.  The City of New Smyrna B each assisted by NSB Skate committee members, obtained an ECHO Grant through Volusia County to aid in the construction of the park.  Additionally, the City obtained a grant from the Tony Hawk Foundation. There is no charge to utilize the park. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday from noon to dusk and weekends and holidays from 10 a.m. to dusk.

Swoope Boat Ramps
Opened in March 2014, the Swoope Boat Ramps offer two boat ramps with floating docks, restrooms and a paved parking lot with 36 spaces. Anglers can easily access the Ponce de Leon Inlet and Atlantic Ocean from this site, which is across from the New Smyrna Beach Municipal Airport on U.S. 1.  

Turnbull Street Park
This is a neighborhood park and used mostly by local youth. It features a new playground.