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Acacia Park

115 East Platte Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80909
+1 719-385-5940
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Too many bums

You will get constantly harassed by beggars and bums. They litter all over the park. Not much fun... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
alexf1347
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Downtown park

This downtown park is just one square block but usually has some kind of activity going on. In the... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Laura-OCCS
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good18%
  • Average40%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible18%
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“ice rink” (3 reviews)
“downtown park” (2 reviews)
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115 East Platte Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80909
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Reviewed 5 days ago

You will get constantly harassed by beggars and bums. They litter all over the park. Not much fun to utilize if you can't do it peacefully. It was a little scary after dark with not much lighting and the same harassment.

Thank alexf1347
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This downtown park is just one square block but usually has some kind of activity going on. In the summer, the fountains are going for kids to run through and in winter an ice rink is brought in for skaters. There are homeless people around,...More

Thank Laura-OCCS
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Acacia Park is part of any trip downtown. Once you have walked up and down Tejon Street, the park is a good place to sit in the shade and have a cold drink or a sandwich from one of the close by restaurants. We went...More

Thank Daddio53
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We stayed walking distance from this park for a week. The sign by the Uncle Wilbur fountain said it runs from noon to 6. (Subject to change). Twice we tried around 4:00. It was turned off. Once we were told it was weather. Granted it...More

Thank vdempsey
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

I'm not from around here so I found this park kind of 'adorbs'. I found it a nice little spot to relax, drink coffee, grab a sandwich, rest from shopping, take photos... and otherwise chill - something I, admittedly, don't do very often. Recommended.

Thank Rhonda B
Reviewed 9 February 2017

It was an ok park, kept up nicely, but there were a few homeless people hanging out, and the atmosphere was just ok. Maybe not the best park....

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Found out there was an outdoor Ice Skating Rink at Acacia Park...it was Great. The kids & adults loved it & it was not expensive at all. They didn't want to leave. Wish it was a little bigger, but it was Great.

Thank Sylvia F
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Trees and walks and Uncle Wilber Fountain (in the summer time) right downtown near good eating (from Skirted Heifer and Jose Muldoons to Subway). Craft and food vendors often in the summer. Yes, there is the occasional homeless person...

Thank mtscribe
Reviewed 25 July 2016

A nice little city park marred by homeless people sleeping under trees and pan handlers all over the place and who knows what going on in the controlled substance market, especially when it starts to get dark. A civic embarasment.

1  Thank Jim D
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

We came across this park by accident. It has some art sculptures and a cute water fountain for kids. Has benches to sit and just watch the fountain and relax. The only negative thing is walking the streets around here , there's quite a bit...More

Thank May T
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