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Very nice park to walk around and to just sit. there is Ray Charles music playing. It's just nice... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
BrianBo
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Farmington, Me
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Beautiful monument along the river.

Ray Charles has always been a favorite of mine. To be in the town where he was born was very... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Shanti B
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very nice park to walk around and to just sit. there is Ray Charles music playing. It's just nice to sit here and swing on the swings that are around and listen to the music

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank BrianBo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ray Charles has always been a favorite of mine. To be in the town where he was born was very special. Came here once just to sit and read a book.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Shanti B
Reviewed January 6, 2019

The wonderful sculptor caught the essence of world famous singer/musician! Sadly the man died a few years after the statue dedication.from an accident. His work turns atop a fountain . There are places to sit and watch Ray turn. From the north is the Visitors...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank champ4275
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

So beautiful. Loved the sculpture and setting. Made us wish we’d chosen the hotel across the street. I would have loved to have seen it at night with the lighting.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DjArmadillo0
Reviewed December 26, 2018

We went to the Ray Charles plaza,to take a look at the statue of him, and just to appreciate the contribution this man has gave us, I can't say I was into Ray Charles,but I did grow up listening to his music, So I had...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank g w
Reviewed December 12, 2018

This is located right across form the HGI hotel. It is very cool to see lit up at night. It looks very realistic.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank gwmeyer31
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Please stop by and see this Exhibit. There's also a Museum and a park for Kids of all ages. I really enjoyed it!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Shanita S
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

While walking on the river walk this is a nice area to sit and view the river and enjoy people watching.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Shirley H
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful park, there is a water pad for the summer months and so many things to enjoy. Another bonus, this is just a few steps from the Flint RiverQuarium so it could easily be an all day event picnic included.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank C999IIambers
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Took My Husband and Grandson here...Very nice...The Ray Charles replica sitting at the Piano and it plays His songs is just amazing.......The Play Ground is very nice and the water splash it awesome...The grounds are very well kept and clean......I would recommend this to Everyone...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Arlene D
February 15, 2018|
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The park is free. I don't know of any place to get food in the park, but it would be a great place for a picnic. If you go, I hope you enjoy.
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