Marvin Efird Park

Marvin Efird Park opened on May 5, 2012. The park offers activities like a community garden, picnic, hiking, and planned community events such as outdoor movie nights, National Night Out and the annual Christmas Tree Lighting.  The open pavilion barn provides the perfect venue to meet with family and friends and to hold private events. 

Click here to view the National Night Out flyer.

Click here to view a video flyover of the park.

Park Rules are available here.

Marvin Efird Park includes the following:

  1. An enclosed barn that is available for rent.
  2. Picnic Tables and Park Benches
  3. A One-of-a-kind Redwood Playground on a Cedar-Chip Bed
  4. Restroom Facilities and Special Needs Accommodations
  5. Groomed Walking Trails
  6. A Pasture and a Horse Corral
  7. A Community Garden 

The park is located at 8909 New Town Road.

Park Hours:

8 AM - 8 PM  April-October

8 AM - 6 PM  February-March

8 AM - 5 PM  November - January

The park is closed on certain holidays so that our park employees may celebrate with their families - please check the Latest News page on this website for current announcements on holiday closings.

Other Outdoor Locations

If you are looking for other outdoor park activities, check out these websites for ideas for day trips around Union County and the surrounding area and to State parks, local parks and other outdoor venues.

Union County Recreation Treasure Map

Discover the Forest

Nature Find

Park Photos