Parks and recreation are a huge asset to Henry County. Travis Buchanan supervises a small crew of staff who keep all the facilities in tip-top shape. He can be reached by calling 502-743-1655. The three facilities are located in the vicinity of New Castle and are available to all citizens:
- Harry Hill Park includes the Moore-Prewitt Ag Arena, 4-H Building, Henry County Fair, and numerous events year round that involve many people in various activities.
- Softball, baseball and soccer fields, a children's playground, and picnic shelters are utilized regularly by teams and individuals for spring, summer, and fall use.
- The New Recreational and Services Park includes soccer and football fields, the all-access Michael Brent playground, walking trail, pavilion, full-size basketball court, and plenty of green space year round.
If you or your organization is interested in scheduling an event or getting more detailed information, contact the Judge/Executive's Office at 502-845-5707.