Eastside Community Center


Eastside Community Center was made possible through an EDI-Special Project Grant from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development and funding from the Gainesville City Commission, the Alachua County Board of County Commission and the Greater Gainesville Park and Development Group, Inc. The Recreation Center is surrounded by 1 baseball/softball field, 1 soccer field, 1 multipurpose field, 2 basketball courts and a playground.

Fred Cone Park Track and Field at Eastside Community Center offers a state of the art eight-lane, competition-quality, 440-meter track with interior field, for pole vault, shot put, high jump and long jump. Field lighting is available, fees apply. Track lighting is programmed for community usage from 6 a.m. to dawn, and from dusk until 9 p.m.

Two new basketball courts are located in the southeast portion of the park. The new restroom facility operates on timed locks, which open from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m., seven days a week.

To reserve the track, a Park Reservation Form is required.








2841 E. University Avenue, Gainesville 32641  View Map

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