Creston Park

Park

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One of the new wave of multi-use neighborhood parks during the City Beautiful movement, this property became a park due to a bond issue for parks and playground expansion approved by voters in 1919.

Size in acres

14.38

Year acquired

1920

History

One of the new wave of multi-use neighborhood parks during the City Beautiful movement, this property became a park due to a bond issue for parks and playground expansion approved by voters in 1919. The natatorium (swim facility) was construced in 1925 along with two brick comfort stations. By 1926, tennis courts, horseshoe pits, and a ball field were added.

Reservations available

Picnic site

In this Park Facility

Park Location or Entrance

Creston Park main entrance
SE 44th Avenue and Powell Blvd
Portland, OR 97206

Open hours

Park hours: 5:00am-10:00pm To reserve a sports field or picnic area, call 503-823-2525.

Upcoming Events

Ladybug Walk at Creston Park (9:30am)

Classes and Activities
9:30 am 10:30 am

Ladybug Walk at Creston Park (11am)

Classes and Activities
11:00 am 12:00 pm

Upcoming construction

Park amenities/activities

Accessible Picnic Area
Accessible Play Area
Accessible Restroom
Dog Off-leash Area
Horseshoe Pit
Paths (Paved)
Picnic Table
Playground
Softball Field
Tennis Backboard

City section

SE