McDonald Park is named after David H. McDonald, a Sargent who served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War and was unfortunately killed in action in 1969. Before his deployment, Sgt. McDonald was a City of Hialeah resident.
McDonald Park is the only recreational facility in the City with a lake.
McDonald Park is a popular destination to host outdoor gatherings such as birthday parties or baby showers with its wide selection of gazebos.