Burdette Park, Aquatic Center and BMX track

5301 Nurrenburn Rd Evansville, Indiana 47712(812) 435-5602

Burdette Park has family fun year-round.The park is open 7AM-midnight, 365 days a year.  The Park Office is open from 8AM-4:30PM Memorial Day through Labor Day.  All activities in the park are subject to operational hours, rental restrictions and weather conditions.

The Aquatic Center and recreation area is a haven for water enthusiasts. The Olympic size pool, diving well and children's area with spray park are summer fun favorites.

3.2 mile paved walking/running/biking trail connects to University of Southern Indiana trail system.  Trailhead located behind The Discovery Lodge.  Several other trails wind through the 170-acre park.

Miniature golf opens Memorial Day weekend.

The BMX track is world-renowned and the site of several races each year that are open for the public to watch.

Overnight accommodations - chalets capable of housing up to 8 people (one chalet large enough for 12 people), each equipped with full kitchen, fireplace, H&AC, all bedding and linens furnished and some have Jacuzzi tubs.  Chalets rent year round and are wonderful getaways any season. Also, camp in the park using full hook up and restroom & shower facilities or go primitive.  Large wooded area for pop-ups or tents. 

Rental properties - Cabins and shelter houses, the Burdette Park Pavilion and O'Day Discovery Lodge make Burdette the one stop for all party purposes.  Suitable for groups from 20 to 1,000 in number, there is the perfect building for your next family reunion, wedding reception or corporate picnic. 


Attraction Type

  • Family Fun
  • Hiking and Biking
  • Sports and Recreation