The City of DeSoto Parks and Recreation Department has a unique opportunity for you and your business. By becoming a sponsor of one of the many events, parks or our recreation center, you can make a difference in the community! Plus, you'll enjoy and benefit from a variety of incentives and sponsorship rewards. Click here to view the Sponsorship Brochure. Click here for Sponsorship application form.

Sponsor Announcement 

The DeSoto Parks and Recreation Department is excited to announce our new sponsors for this year.

  1. Deneen Anderson

    Special Events Manager

Available Sponsorship Opportunities

Community Parks

DeSoto's existing park system has several developed park sites which include linear park sites, have a combined area of 491 acres.
  • Briarwood Park
  • Ernie Roberts Park
  • Grimes Park
  • Kiva Park
  • Meadowcreek Park
  • Moseley Park
  • Murphy Hills Park
  • North Elerson Park
  • Paul Dryer Nature Preserve
  • Roy Orr Trail
  • Townsend Park
  • Zeiger Park


The DeSoto Parks and Recreation Department provide diverse facilities to meet all of your recreational needs.
  • Amphitheater
  • Black Box Theatre
  • Civic Center
  • Recreation Center
  • Senior Activity Center

Special Events

The DeSoto Parks and Department offer a wide range of events, festivals and celebration all year round.
  • Best Southwest Juneteenth Celebration
  • Crawfish Festival
  • Daddy and Daughter Dance
  • Easter Eggstravaganza
  • Fishing Tournament for Kids
  • Hometown Holiday Parade
  • Mother and Son Dance
  • Old Fashioned Fourth of July Fireworks Celebration

In-Kind Donations

Another great way to support the DeSoto Parks and Recreation Department is for individuals, families and companies to make in-kind donations. Items regularly needed include:
  • Travel related items
  • Hotel accommodations
  • Catering or gift certificates to restaurants
  • Art supplies or sports equipment
  • Prizes for sports tournaments
  • Promotional items
  • Tickets to sporting events