Hours: 4:00am - 10:00pm Park Type: Community Acres: 49.18 Restroom: Yes Drinking Water: Yes
Alternate Address: 2297 Commercial Avenue
Located on the east side near Oscar Mayer and East High School, Demetral Park features a reservable shelter, playground and a fenced-in dog exercise area. Demetral Park is a popular location for softball and kickball.
Please note, alcohol is prohibited in the Demetral Park shelter and a fifty (50) foot radius surrounding the shelter, except by permit with the prior approval of the Parks Division.
2015 Demetral Dog Park Fencing and Paving Improvements
The City of Madison Parks Division will begin construction improvements at Demetral Dog Park this spring. During construction the dog park will be intermittently closed and "closed" signs will be posted. Construction includes fencing and paving improvements to increase accessibility and address erosion at the entrance to the park. Construction is anticipated to be complete by July 1, 2015.
Demetral Park Playground Replacement
The City of Madison will be constructing playground improvements at Demetral Park! New playground equipment will be installed in 2015. The City of Madison held a public input meeting regarding the project on October 30, 2014. Staff used input gathered from this meeting to develop two playground concepts that were presented at a playground meeting on January 12, 2015. Based on input received at these meetings, Playground Equipment Option 2 was selected for Demetral Park.
Demetral Park Playground Proposed Equipment
Below is a summary of the meeting, along with the exhibits that were presented at the public input meeting and subsequent playground meeting.