Parks & Recreation

You will find a number of excellent recreational opportunities in Tipton. The 33-acre City Park is home to the Tipton High School football field and track, a lighted softball diamond, tennis courts, horseshoe courts, new playground equipment, a disc golf course, youth ball diamonds, and three pavilions with adjacent fireplaces.

The James Kennedy Family Aquatic Center is a state-of-the-art recreation complex and is the only indoor/outdoor aquatic facility in the region. It consists of a zero-depth-entry outdoor pool complete with a speed slide, double flume slide, a lazy river, a six-lane competition size indoor pool and an impressive concession area complete with grassy areas and umbrella tables for poolside enjoyment. Use the links below to download information about the aquatic center and a facility schedule. Tipton's Park & Recreation Department not only manages and oversees the James Kennedy Family Aquatic Center, but also offers a wide range of youth recreation programs. This level of recreation service is extremely rare for a community the size of Tipton and is a testament to the city's commitment to enhancing its residents' quality of life. The Tipton Parks & Recreation Department can be contacted at 563-886-2271 or email.

Click Here to Download James Kennedy Aquatic Center July 2014 Schedule.

Click Here to Download James Kennedy Aquatic Center August 4-17 2014 Schedule.

Click Here to Download James Kennedy Aquatic Center Pool Rules.

Click Here to Download Financial Assistance Form.

Click Here to Download James Kennedy Aquatic Center Summer Pool Rental Form.

Click Here to Download 2014 Summer Camp Registration Form.

Click Here to Download 2014 Red Cross Swimming Lessons Registration Form.