Palmdale Oasis Park
3850 East Avenue S
Photos of the Palmdale Oasis Park Project
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Palmdale Oasis Park features a six-acre old Western mining town-themed aquatic park, a recreation center and a year-round swimming pool. This site also has a 4.5-acre landscaped area designed for community events and a landscaped 12-acre flood detention basin for soccer and football.
Project Impact & Benefits
- Provides residents on the east side a new community park.
- Due to location, the park enhances the image and quality of life for residents in east Palmdale.
- Maximizes expenditure of funds and use of land by providing a park that also serves as a drainage basin.
- Provides children with a safe place to play.
- Enhances aesthetics for the area.
- Improvements allow department to accommodate the current unmet demands of residents.
Palmdale Oasis Park Recreation Center (POPC)
The Palmdale Oasis Park Recreation Center not only provides a new place for families to enjoy, where youth can work and play, but moves children from wait lists and allows the City to offer a greater variety of activities for all ages, including day camp, after school programs, and Tiny Tot and contract classes.
- 16,809 square foot
- 8,630 square foot gymnasium with regulation basketball court and two cross courts
- Multi-purpose hall that can be divided into three separate activity and meeting rooms
- Wood dance floor
- Dance/fitness studio
- Teen activity room
- Lounge/snack vending machine area
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DryTown Water Park & Mining Company
Opening May 27, 2006
- Open from Memorial Day to Labor Day
- Six-acre Western mining town-themed aquatic park
- 925-foot lazy river
- 35-foot high water slide tower with two 130 foot tube slides and one super bowl
- 6,000 sq. ft. children's water playground
- Splash and spray area for tots
- "Big Squirt"
- Dusty's Grill (concession area)
- General Store (merchandise sales area)
- Community room
- Covered picnic areas
- Group function/activities area
- Wooden Nickel Arcade
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The swimming pool accommodates recreational swimming, competitive swim team practices and meets, swim lessons, water aerobics, senior citizen swim, lap swim, water polo, family swim, aquatic camps and lifeguard training programs. It is open to the public Memorial Day through Labor Day.
- Regulation 25 yard x 25 meter competition pool
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