The City of Olney takes pride in providing local areas for recreation and leisure activities. Our parks provide a quite area for relaxing, picnic areas, walking paths, fishing and boating, basketball, baseball, softball, soccer, skateboard, swimming and playgrounds. These areas are also used for special events, such as the Olney Arts Council's Fall Festival, Chamber of Commerce Bicycle Classic, ERFAE Duck Race and more. Consult our calendar of events for specific dates and time. With so much to choose from, you can pick the spot that best suits your needs for enjoyment. If you want to reserve a shelter for your special occasion, call City Hall at (618) 395-7302.