Darien Waterfront Park

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Darien Waterfront Park

Darien Waterfront Park

105 Fort King George Dr
Darien, GA 31305

912-437-6684

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Located on the Darien River, east of the Highway 17/99 bridge, a pavillion and dock border the park and are great for fishing, and other leisurely activities. A playground area and picnic tables shaded with cabbage palms and live oaks provide an elevated view of the river.

On any day of the year, you'll see a variety of moored pleasure boats and fishing vessels; along the river's edge, Darien's colorful shrimp boat fleet offers a picturesque view to the delight of artists, photographers, and visitors.

Waterfront Park was once the site of the busiest port on the Southeast coast; in the 19th Century, a steady stream of ships entered the Port of Darien for cargoes of lumber, mostly yellow pine, bound for Europe.

Waterfront Park comes alive with excited crowds lining its docks during Darien's largest annual festival, The Blessing of the Fleet. Held every April, this three day event honoring Darien's shrimpers includes kid's amusement rides, street vendors, food vendors, musical entertainment and fireworks.

  • Info & Amenities
  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 7:00AM - 9:00PM

    Monday: 7:00AM - 9:00PM

    Tuesday: 7:00AM - 9:00PM

    Wednesday: 7:00AM - 9:00PM

    Thursday: 7:00AM - 9:00PM

    Friday: 7:00AM - 9:00PM

    Saturday: 7:00AM - 9:00PM

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking

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