Costen-Turner Recreation Area

This expanse of land is named for Lt. Tom Costen and Lt. Charlie Turner of VA-155, whose A-6 Intruder was shot down over Iraq on the first night of Desert Storm. The park was dedicated in 1995.

Organized groups can reserve the park which features picnic areas, a quarter-mile track, a softball field, children's play area and gazebo.


  • Picnic areas
  • Quarter-mile track
  • Softball field
  • Children's play area
  • Gazebo
  • BBQs

Rental Facilities

Costen-Turner Park will accommodate groups of 25 - 1,000. The park offers picnic tables, a gazebo and a playground area, perfect for BBQs and command get-togethers.

Reservations for the exclusive use of these facilities by a party/group for a function will be assessed the following daily fee:

  • Command Function (request on command letterhead): Free *
  • Personal Use/DoD Civilian Functions: $40 *
  • Outside Organizations (require CO approval): $100 *

* $50 cleaning deposit required on all reservations.

For reservations, contact the Convergence Zone →


Monday, August 13, 2018


EFMP Outdoor Fun Day

Costen-Turner Recreation Area

Friday, September 28, 2018


BOUNCE BACK! Inflatable Soccer

Costen-Turner Recreation Area