Parks and Rec
Herb Pennock Park
Pennock Park is a historic recreational park in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania. The Park boasts two full softball fields with large outfields, covered dugouts, spectator stands, a snack stand, picnic tables, lights, a playground and beautiful landscaping. In addition, there is a ¼ mile compacted stone dust trail that winds around the perimeter of the Park. This trail is part of the Kennett Greenway (https://kennettgreenway.com/) and connects to the Parrish Trail (https://kennettlandandtrails.com/lands-and-trails/) . The Pennock trail will soon connect to downtown Kennett Square. The Park is located at 650 W. South Street, Kennett Square, PA 19348. For more information please click here.
Anson B Nixon Park
Located on North Walnut Street, just off State Street, Anson B. Nixon Park is a hidden gem nestled just north of charming downtown Kennett Square, Pennsylvania. Comprised of 106 acres, the Park was carved out of the historic woodlands of the late 18th through early 20th century Chambers estate. This natural setting includes two ponds, meandering streams, woodlands including a beech grove with specimens dating back over 250 years, and three miles of walking trails.
Anson B. Nixon Park has many exciting events including the Trout Rodeo, the Kennett Run, disc golf tournaments, and a summer concert series. Other events open to the public include the Kennett Run, Rock the Park Fundraiser and Sky Tours. The park is open from sunrise to sunset every day of the year. For more information regarding the park, please click here