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A Hidden Gem

This little park has way more than meets the eye! It's located a few blocks off of the "main drag... read more

Reviewed March 17, 2019
Fairhope, Alabama
Great area to fish....

This is in Olde Town .It has been updated from the old yester years. Quaint but well equipped with... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
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1 College Ave. At the Bay, Daphne, AL
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Reviewed March 17, 2019

This little park has way more than meets the eye! It's located a few blocks off of the "main drag" through Old Town Daphne (Scenic Hwy 98) and is easy to miss if you're not careful. The park footprint is not that large, but it...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 607jayb
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

This is in Olde Town .It has been updated from the old yester years. Quaint but well equipped with picnic tables,pier,restrooms,play area for the kids.Great place !

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank J A
Reviewed August 12, 2018

This park was the most peaceful and tranquil park that I have ever visited. I was on vacation from Memphis and I visited this park while in Daphne and was amazed and at peacefulness and Tranquility it brought. It was a nice area for reading,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Royaltee96
Reviewed May 29, 2018

This is a great place to view the spectacular sunsets on Mobile Bay. There is a short pier there and a small sandy beach. There are picnic tables and a playground for the kids. On Thursdays during part of the year, you can hear musicians...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Jennifer T
Reviewed February 9, 2018

We visit here quite often with our puppy. Of course, she is always on a leash as required. She loves to roam the sand and sniff for creatures. A beautiful setting right on Mobile Bay. Sunsets are gorgeous. The pier is wonderful to walk on....More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank USNavyVet72
Reviewed December 22, 2017

Swings and other outdoor items for the kids, shade & a nice board path down to the bay. Pretty view of Mobile across the bay. Across the street from the park is the Nicholson Center that has three courts for Pickleball. You can't find indoor...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Sam H
Reviewed May 30, 2017

went Geocaching whilst in the area..very charming and quite place..nice place to stroll around and enjoy the heritage and history.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank TripleRs
Reviewed February 13, 2017

The boat launch is gone which has made the park a little less busy and friendlier although you could still put kayak or canoe in the the water there. There is a playground and restrooms too.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank johnfromalabama
Reviewed September 13, 2016

As if walking down the pier at May Day Park in Daphne, AL with the ocean breeze in your hair isn't enough, on Thurs at lunchtime, the city sponsors local musical artists. We bring our folding chairs and a sack lunch and listen to some...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Linda P
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

We love May Day park. There is a small playground for kids. They also have "porch" swings for you to sit on to listen to the waves. It's a nice relaxing place to visit.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Angiehall
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