Is alcohol allowed at city parks?

Per city ordinance, alcohol is permitted at certain Parks and Recreation locations. For private events, the organizer must have an alcohol / special event permit and the alcohol has to be served by someone with a TABC license. Acceptable locations include:

  • Community Center
  • Senior Recreation Center
  • Old Settler's Recreation Center
  • Oak Hollow Golf Course
  • Towne Lake Recreation Area
  • Gabe Nesbitt Community Park (Apex Centre and The Courts included)
  • Bonnie Wenk Park
  • McKinney Soccer Complex at Craig Ranch
  • Al Ruschhaupt Soccer Complex
  • Old Settler's Park
  • Finch Park
  • Glenn Mitchell Memorial Park

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1. What are city park hours?
2. How do the new lightning strike detectors work and where are they located?
3. Is alcohol allowed at city parks?
4. Which parks have reservable pavilions?
5. Is camping allowed in the city?
6. Are remote controlled boats allowed in McKinney's parks?
7. Where can I find a trail map?
8. What are the hours of operation for city splash pads?
9. Can I reserve athletic fields?
10. How do I host a special event in a city park?
11. How can I check field conditions in the event of bad weather?
12. What is allowed while camping at Erwin park?
13. Can I host a birthday party at a city park?
14. How can I volunteer at a city park?
15. How can I participate in the design of new parks in McKinney?