Hecksher Park is owned by the City of Venice and operated and maintained by Sarasota County through an interlocal agreement that has been in effect since 1978.
Located in downtown Venice, Hecksher is a great park for drop-in basketball, tennis, shuffleboard and racquetball for sports enthusiasts, as well as playgrounds and picnicking for families and friends.
18 shuffleboard courts
Six tennis courts with lights
Three outdoor basketball courts
Two racquetball/handball courts
Two tot lots and one playground
Three acres for picnicking
450 W. Venice Ave., Venice, FL