Big Park is a census-designated place (CDP) in Yavapai County, Arizona, United States. The population was 5,245 at the 2000 census. Big Park is more commonly known as the Village of Oak Creek (VOC), and is a bedroom community for Sedona, Arizona, just 7 miles away. Tourism and service to retirees and second-home owners are the basis for the local economy. Big Park, the pioneers’ name for the large open area that became the Village of Oak Creek in the early 1960s, is set among scenic red-rock buttes and canyons. The Bell Rock scenic area adjoins the north end of VOC, and the town is surrounded by the Coconino National Forest. A Forest Service Visitor Center is located at the south end of VOC.
“The Village” is where we live. It’s a place to enjoy the beauty of Sedona without the hustle and bustle of the City. VOC/Big Park has 3 golf courses and is best known for it’s extensive hiking, biking and horse back trails. Fishing is available at the creek. Just go to the end of Verde Valley School Road.