The park is really a small island of peace and quiet in a bustling city. Once you are relaxing on the grass or gazing at the ducks on the small pond, you forget you're in the center of a metropolis surrounded by millions of people at any given moment. There is a scenic walking/jogging trail all the way around the park, and the cascading water emulates an infinity pool (no swimming!) when viewed from the upper part of the park.
I took my kids here for Movies in the Park during July and August. The transformation is amazing. There is a good-sized kids playground with swings, a jungle gym, bars, etc. There is a lightly sloped grassy hill to sit down and watch the kids playing. I usually bring a blanket and a good book, find a tree under which to sit and relax.
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