Relax in Our Parks

Welcome to Gaffney sign with red flowers and trees

The City of Gaffney has eight parks packed with fun for the whole family. From relaxing to the tranquil sound of the water feature at the John Q Little passive park to a challenging game of tennis at Thomson park. Maybe you like to enjoy watching your children play, then we have five parks with play grounds that will put a smile on your child’s face. Picnic shelters are located in four of parks for parties and family gatherings (see details below). Our beautiful parks are the perfect place for your wedding, check out the John Q Little, Joe Dean Knuckles, and City Park and picture your wedding with the back drop of colorful flowers and spectacular landscaping offered in these three parks. Perhaps you like to stay fit or enjoy a leisurely walk with friends, then visit the Joe Dean Knuckles and McCluney parks for a brisk walk or casual stroll around the walking paths. For your convenience rest room facilities are located at parks with picnic shelters.

Park and Picnic shelter reservations

For information and reserving a picnic shelter or park for a wedding please call 864-487-8507.

Park Rangers

Our friendly and courteous staff of Park Rangers patrol our parks to provide safety and assist visitors in any way. To contact the Park Ranger on duty call 864-761-6061 explain who you are, what park, and what way they can be of assistance. For emergencies dial 911.  

Our Mission

The City of Gaffney is dedicated to providing safe, beautiful, and fun filled parks that can be enjoyed by the whole family. We are motivated to the future in planning and growth of our parks.