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Memorial Park, Colorado Springs
(3.9/5 based on 70+ reviews on the web)
Memorial Park or Memorial Community Park is a community park in Colorado Springs, Colorado. It has a wide range of sports facilities, including an indoor and outdoor pool, a recreation center, trails and Prospect Lake.

Colorado and the Rocky Mountain region's largest balloon festival has been held on Labor Day weekend at Memorial Park since 1977.
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  • We visited this park twice on our trip and each time was just as humbling. We were here for the IAFF Fallen Fire Fighter Memorial service and my husband's fire department had a Line of Duty Death (LOD...  more »
  • Got to see the firefighters memorial durning the day and at night before and afrer the ceremony. It leaves you speechless. Very heart breaking that there is so many names on the wall and more and more...  more »
  • This park has an array of important and poignant memorials. The crown jewel is the International Association of Firefighters Memorial in the Northwest corner of the park. The firefighters of Colorado ...  more »
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  • Great place during the day. Not so much at night. The city takes great care of this park and memorials. Fishing is fun for the family and is frequently stocked with many species. Great for walks or runs around the lake as well. Best to be there during the day. Evenings and nights are scary due to gang activity and drug use.
  • This place is a nice place surrounding a lake with picnic tables, a walking trail, kayaking or canoeing permitted. No swimming. Fishing permitted. There are memorial statues for our military. There is a playground for children. Grassy areas for picnicking and sandy areas near the lake. Family oriented!!
  • Fun people watching at the tranquil lake. My daughter likes that it's not near as crowded or busy compared to local pools, music is better, less expensive, beautiful church bells play regularly, minnows?? in the water, and she can play in the sand.
  • We saw the Labor Day weekend balloon launch here and it was so fun! A couple balloons were able to touch down in the water before gliding off high into the sky. I can't say much for the day to day park goings-on, but will update this if I get more experience here.
  • Enjoyable place. Took some friends to pick up garage and the atmosphere was nice. Pick up your trash people! It's everyone's responsibility. :)