City Park

One of most popular parks; City Park can be found in the heart of Atlantic. Consisting of an open shelter with modern restrooms, plenty of benches throughout, the historical log cabin and Veterans War Memorial.  City Park is where most city festivals and events take place.

Operating Hours & Seasons

6 am to Sunset


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10 West 7th St.

Atlantic, IA 50022

City Park


  • Historical Log Cabin: as put up by the Atlantic Rotary Club as a Bicentennial Project in 1976. The cabin was originally built by John Gingery in 1863, and was located on the Charles Gipple farm in Pymosa Township. The 14 × 18 foot cabin was disassembled and brought to the park, where it serves as Santa’s headquarters at Christmas time.
  • War Memorials: The monument with statues commemorating soldiers of different wars is located on the east side of the park, along Chestnut Street.
  • City Park Shelter w/ restrooms and kitchen area
  • Benches


  • Picnic Tables
  • Shelter
  • Restroom
  • Electricity
  • Benches


City Park Shelter

Capacity 1 to 30 people