Discover eTown: Nearby Parks & Recreation

Oct 31, 2019 / by The eTown Marketing Team

Living in Jacksonville's warm climate allows for outdoor play nearly year-round. Let's take a closer look at parks and recreational facilities approximately 5 miles away from eTown.

Fort Family Regional Park Near eTown
Fort Family Regional Park at Baymeadows

This 52 acre park is located just east of I-295 off Baymeadows Rd. The park offers large soccer and baseball playing fields, a basketball court with 5 basketball hoops, two playgrounds, covered pavilion, restrooms, and tennis complex. 

Fort Family Tennis Courts Near eTownThe robust tennis complex, Fort Family Fort Courts, include one LED lighted asphalt court, six LED lighted clay courts, and four LED lighted pickle-ball courts. This tennis complex also features on-site restrooms and shower facilities. And great news for eTown residents- these courts are located only 5.1 miles from the community!

Open to the public Monday – Sunday from 8AM to 8PM.

Deerwood Rotary Children's Park

Deerwood Rotary Children's ParkJust a short distance from Fort Family Regional Park (also off Baymeadows Rd.), families will find a colorful and unique children's park that includes handicap accessibility to a large playground, bathrooms, picnic tables and more. Talk about a quaint spot for lunch with the little ones that is only 5.2 miles from eTown! 

Open to the public Monday – Sunday from 8AM to 8PM.


At eTown, convenience is more than location. eTown is thoughtfully located between the St. Johns Town Center and Flagler Center on 9B (I-295) just minutes away from Jacksonville's premier healthcare!

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