This sports complex is a 74 acre park which was started by the Mena Advertising and Promotion Commission in 2003. It was named Aubrey D. Tapley Park in 2009. It currently houses 5 baseball / softball fields, soccer fields, a walking / biking trail, concession facilities including a pavilion and two playgrounds. Grants are continually applied for to continue progress on the complex. There are many more projects in the plans for the complex that will be finished as funds are available. one of these projects include more baseball / softball fields, more bleachers, tennis courts, basketball courts, improvements to soccer fields, etc. The complex is the venue for community events such as the Annual 4th of July Celebration and multiple baseball / softball and soccer tournaments each year.
While enjoying the beautiful Ouachita Mountains be sure and plan a day or two on one of our two golf courses, Ouachita Golf Course & Mena Golf Club. You are sure to have a “ball”. Golf carts are available.
The Mena Golf Club can be found at 500 Lions Club Road just off Hwy 71 S (479-243-0699) or the Ouachita Golf Course is located just off Hwy 88 E (479-394-5382).