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Kino Sports Complex Veterans Memorial and Parks



ABOUT MEMORIAL AND PARKS

MEMORIAL PLAZA

Korean War MemorialKorean War Memorial wall

The Korean War Memorial is located at the corner of Ajo Way and Forgeus Street.
Our nation has a proud military history of men and women of different backgrounds, who have made the ultimate sacrifice.  This memorial represents our deepest gratitude to all who have served so bravely and courageously in the name of freedom around the world.  This Kino Veterans Korean War MemorialMemorial was solemnly dedicated on the morning of June 2, 2002, in honor of 12 local soldiers, members of “Easy” Company, 13th Infantry Battalion, Marine Corps Reserve unit, who answered the call to service and sacrificed their lives so others may live free. We never forget these fallen soldiers or the thousands of others who also have paid the ultimate sacrifice to keep peace.
Related Links: E-Company Remembered

 

PARKS

Sam Lena Park Sam Lena Park

3400 S. Country Club Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85713

Park Amenities

  • Softball Fields (two lighted)
  • Frisbee Disc Golf Course
  • Jogging/Walking Trail
  • Basketball Court
  • Public Restrooms and drinking fountains
  • Ramadas with Barbeque grills

Fields are for rent when not in use by youth softball leagues.

Ramadas
All ramadas are covered and available free to the general public for use on a first-come, first-served basis. A Ramada near basketball courtreservation is not required for the use of the ramada. Ramadas may be used for picnicking and leisure activities but not for commercial use including the sale of goods. The park closes at dark. Please be courteous and leave the ramada clean and neat just like you found it. The Stadium District reserves the right to prohibit use for failure to comply with ramada rules. Thank you and we hope you enjoy the park!

 

 

 

Willie Blake Jr. Community Park

3525 S. Naco Vista
Tucson, AZ 85713

Willie Blake neighborhood park opened in May of 2010 to serve the community. Park amenities include two soccer fields, a ramada, restroom, dedicated parking, and access to the KERP/Loop trail.