The Park Features:
- Two lighted shelters with 20 amps of electric each
- Four baseball/softball fields with bleachers, concession stand, and restrooms
- Multi-purpose field with bleachers, concession stand, and restrooms
- Small catch and release only fishing pond
- Four horseshoe pits
- Lighted skate park
Nelson Park includes the Nelson Education Center, which houses satellite classes for Drury University, Missouri State University, and Ozarks Technical Community College.
Please read our PDF outlining the Nelson Park Improvement Plans.
W.T. Vernon Park
Below is a list of shelters available for reservation at Nelson Park. For more information about reservations read our PDF: Shelter Reservations