Vanlaningham Park

Vanlaningham Park

This park is nestled in the northwest part of Mattoon at North 30th Street and Garfield Avenue. Turn at north 29th Street, follow it to Garfield Avenue, turn left, and in 1.5 blocks you will arrive at the parking lot. The City purchased this ground in November 1959...
Peterson Park

Peterson Park

Located on the northeast side of Mattoon at 500 Broadway Avenue, Peterson Park is just one block north of Illinois Route 16 with two entrances, one at 5th Street and one at 3rd Street. Peterson Park is the City of Mattoon’s largest park. Peterson was given to...
Mattoon Junior Football Field

Mattoon Junior Football Field

Located at 6th & Shelby Ave., this is home to the Mattoon Breakers. Junior Football is for grades 5th thru 8th. Flag football on Tuesdays is also available for 3rd & 4th Grades. The Mattoon Junior Football was organized in the 1960s. In 2003 MJFL began the...
Lytle Park

Lytle Park

Lytle Park, located on the West side of Mattoon, IL has been serving the recreational needs of our residents since 1914. There are many opportunities to enjoy nature, fitness, play, relaxation, and recreation. Come and visit us. Operated by Mattoon Township Park...
Little Kinzel Park

Little Kinzel Park

Located in the southwest part of Mattoon at 28th Street and Marion Avenue, Little Kinzel Park has a playground area, basketball court, and an open field for youth soccer and football.