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.

Sponsor Announcement 

The DeSoto Parks and Recreation Department is excited to announce our new sponsors in 2016.

  1. M. Renee' Johnson

    Managing Director
    Phone: 972.230.9653


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
  • Roy Orr Trail
  • Townsend Park
  • Windmill Hill Nature Hill Preserve
  • Zeiger Park


The DeSoto Parks and Recreation Department provide diverse facilities to meet all of your recreational needs.
  • Civic Center
  • Corner Theatre
  • Amphitheater
  • 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
  • Daddy Daughter Dance
  • Dog Day
  • Easter Eggstravaganza
  • Fishing Tournament for Kids
  • Hometown Holiday Annual Parade
  • Mother and Son Dance
  • Music in the Park Concert Series
  • 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