Stephens Park

Stephens Park Playground

Stephens Park is a 3.2-acre neighborhood park with one picnic shelter, a universal playground, six pickleball courts, a year-round restroom, exercise equipment and a trail that encircles the park.

Park Amenities

  • Exercise Equipment
  • Open Space
  • Paved Parking Spaces
  • Shelter with electricity
  • Six Pickleball Courts
  • Trail Encircling Park
  • Universal Playground
  • Year-Round Restroom


Stephens Park won the Exceptional Park Design Award for 2021 projects, awarded by the Indiana Park and Recreation Association.

Park Accessibility Features

Rubber Surfacing

Rubber poured-in-place is the most accessible and safest playground surface. As an ADA  playground surfacing, there are accessible routes for wheelchairs. 

Cozy Cocoon

The Cozy Cocoon play feature provides a sensory-friendly place for children to relax and self-regulate overstimulation.

Double Arch Swing

The double arch swing at Stephens Park is designed for collaborative, sensory-friendly, wheelchair accessible play. 

Nonverbal Communication Board

The nonverbal communication board, made possible by the Parks Foundation of Hendricks County in partnership with the Hendricks County Community Foundation, features common words, numbers, and symbols to encourage and facilitate communication by pointing to pictures as a way of expressing thoughts and feelings.

Kaleidoscope Sensory Wall

The Kaleidoscope Sensory Wall provides accessible sensory elements that aid in the developmental growth of hand-eye coordination, problem-solving, and social skill development. 

Stephens Park Shelters

Reserve a Shelter

  • The most convenient way to reserve a shelter is to reserve online.
  • Reservations may also be made in the office Monday through Friday, 8 am to 4 pm.
  • You may also call the office at (317) 858-4172 to register your shelter.
  •  Resident discount rate is for families that live in the incorporated area of Brownsburg.

Please note:

  • All shelters not previously reserved with Brownsburg Parks' Administrative Office are on a first-come, first-served basis. If there is no "Reserved" sign outside of the shelter, it is free to anyone for that day.
  • All rentals are for one day only. The shelter reservation is from 5 a.m., when the park opens, until the park closes at dusk.
  • Any rental used for a fundraiser, any fees charged, or using a food truck needs to submit an event on town property application online.
Facility Regular Fee Resident Discount  Fee Non-Profit Fee
Shelter $88 Free Free