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Eddie Durham Park


Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

Country music star foots the bill for San Marcos neighborhood skatepark

San Marcos residents celebrated the opening of a new skatepark in the East Guadalupe neighborhood on Friday, a project funded by country music singer-songwriter Kip Moore’s charity for disadvantaged children.

Monday, October 20th, 2014

Ceremony marks re-opening of neighborhood park in Blanco Gardens

San Marcos officials will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony this afternoon for the formal re-opening of Conway Park, recently renovated with new playground equipment and a mini-skate park area.

Friday, July 11th, 2014

‘Jazz’n Up the Park’ music fest slated Saturday

The San Marcos Parks & Recreation department will feature the first “Jazz’n Up The Park” event on Saturday, July 12 at Eddie Durham Park, 215 Martin Luther King Drive.

Tuesday, February 8th, 2011

Future of Cephas House, Durham Park subject of Feb. 9 meeting

The city of San Marcos is holding a public meeting tomorrow on the planned renovations of the Ulysses Cephas House and the design of the adjacent Eddie Durham Park, both of which are located on MLK Drive...

Friday, June 4th, 2010

Council allots $175K in federal funds to Eddie Durham Park project

The San Marcos City Council decided this week how to allocate $575,000 in federal Community Block Development Grant (CBDG) funds. The largest chunk will go to the Eddie Durham Park project.