Fredd Glossie Atkins Park

2431 Washington Ct
Sarasota, FL 34234
Dedication Wall - Honors:  Fredd “Glossie” Atkins, Delores D. Dry, Carolyn J. Mason, Jerome Stevens, Neil Humphrey, Sr., Dorothye G Smith, Jerome Dupree, Mrs. Janie Jackson Poe, Professor Roland W. Rogers, Booker High School First Graduation Class 1935 - Annie Blue McElroy, Marthena Riley, A.L. Williams and Nacomi Williams; First BHS Principal - Professor James R. Dixon., Emma E. Booker, John Henry Floyd, Wright and Sarah Bush, Joe and Elizabeth Holton, Charlie Jones, Sam Morgan, Shep and Annie Albright, Neil Humphrey, and Charles N. Thompson. Walk along the wall to read about their accomplishments!
Dedication Wall - Honors: Fredd “Glossie” Atkins, Delores D. Dry, Carolyn J. Mason, Jerome Stevens, Neil Humphrey, Sr., Dorothye G Smith, Jerome Dupree, Mrs. Janie Jackson Poe, Professor Roland W. Rogers, Booker High School First Graduation Class 1935 - Annie Blue McElroy, Marthena Riley, A.L. Williams and Nacomi Williams; First BHS Principal - Professor James R. Dixon., Emma E. Booker, John Henry Floyd, Wright and Sarah Bush, Joe and Elizabeth Holton, Charlie Jones, Sam Morgan, Shep and Annie Albright, Neil Humphrey, and Charles N. Thompson. Walk along the wall to read about their accomplishments!
Fredd "Glossie" Atkins Park - Enjoy the day under the fabric shaded picnic tables and seating throughout the park.
Fredd "Glossie" Atkins Park - Enjoy the day under the fabric shaded picnic tables and seating throughout the park.
Fredd "Glossie" Atkins Park - This park is named after Fredd “Glossie” Atkins, the first African-American City Commissioner and first African-America Mayor.
Fredd "Glossie" Atkins Park - This park is named after Fredd “Glossie” Atkins, the first African-American City Commissioner and first African-America Mayor.

This park is named after Fredd “Glossie” Atkins, the first African-American City Commissioner and first African-American Mayor.

Dedication Wall: Fredd “Glossie” Atkins, Delores D. Dry, Carolyn J. Mason, Jerome Stevens, Neil Humphrey, Sr., Dorothye G Smith, Jerome Dupree, Mrs. Janie Jackson Poe, Professor Roland W. Rogers, Booker High School First Graduation Class 1935 - Annie Blue McElroy, Marthena Riley, A.L. Williams and Nacomi Williams; First BHS Principal - Professor James R. Dixon., Emma E. Booker, John Henry Floyd, Wright and Sarah Bush, Joe and Elizabeth Holton, Charlie Jones, Sam Morgan, Shep and Annie Albright, Neil Humphrey, and Charles N. Thompson.

Enjoy the day under the fabric shaded picnic tables. Allows leashed pets. Owned and operated by the City of Sarasota Parks & Recreation District.

  • Beaches & Parks Details
    • Equipment/Facility Rental
    • Picnic Facilities
  • Facility Amenities
    • Family-Friendly
    • Handicapped Accessible
    • Pet-Friendly
  • General Information
    • Admission
      • Free
    • Days Open
      • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday