Acacia Park, Colorado Springs’ first park, was donated by General William Jackson Palmer, the city’s founder, in 1871. It includes a band shell, picnicking, playground, public telephone, shuffleboard building, shuffleboard courts, and sidewalks. T
he Uncle Wilber Fountain in Acacia Park provides a great place for kids of all ages to cool off in the summer. Acacia’s Shuffleboard Facility runs annually from the beginning of June to mid August.
Hours of Operation are Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.