west jefferson parks


The Bowie-Seagraves Municipal Park, also known as “West Jefferson Park”, offers a wide range of enjoyable activities for people of all ages. With amenities such as tennis courts, a baseball field, a large playground, a basketball court, swings, a jumbo slide, clean restrooms, picnic tables, and plenty of green space, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Conveniently located within walking distance of historic downtown West Jefferson, the park provides a great opportunity to explore the area. For those planning a cookout or gathering, the park offers two spacious picnic shelters available for rent. These shelters come equipped with grills, tables, and restrooms, ensuring a comfortable and convenient experience. To reserve a shelter for your event, please contact West Jefferson Town Hall.

Backstreet park

The Backstreet Park in historic downtown West Jefferson is a beautiful pocket park that offers a variety of attractions. It features a performing stage and serves as the venue for the free-admission Summer Concert Series presented by the West Jefferson Community Partnership. Additionally, the park hosts a free admission Hometown Christmas event on the Friday after Thanksgiving. This event marks the start of the holiday season with the official lighting of the community Christmas tree, caroling, hot chocolate, and even a visit from Santa and his friends!

Whether you’re downtown for a special occasion or simply visiting, the Backstreet Park is the perfect spot to relax and enjoy a picnic lunch or some ice cream. Take a break from exploring all that West Jefferson has to offer and unwind in this charming park.