Recreation Park

Maxwell Noble Drive, Plantsville

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PARK SIZE: 37.5 Acres
HOURS: Daily, Dawn until Dusk
(Closing time may vary due to scheduled sporting events.)
FACILITIES:
  • Baseball Fields (4 Total; 2 Lighted)
  • Basketball Courts (2 Lighted)
  • Bocce Court
  • Children's Playground
  • Duck Pond (No Fishing)
  • Football Fields (2 Lighted)
  • Passive Recreation
  • Pavilion
  • Picnic Groves (3)
  • Restrooms
  • Soccer Fields (3 Total; 2 Lighted)
  • Softball Fields (2 Lighted)
  • Swimming Pool/Changing Rooms
  • Tennis/Pickleball Courts* (3 Lighted)
  • Volleyball Court (Sand Base)

*Tennis and pickleball only are allowed on the tennis courts at all Town parks. Rollerblading, skateboarding, street hockey, etc. are prohibited.


Park Use & Reservations

  • With the exception of the swimming pools, Recreation Park is open to the public, regardless of residency.
  • A permit is required for any type of organized event taking place on park grounds (birthday party, fundraiser, group outing, bottle/can drive, etc.). Permits are issued by the Recreation Department.
  • The pools are not available for rental at any time.
  • For events occurring during pool season, please be advised that all regular pool rules apply to your attendees.  Each Southington resident at your event may only bring one out-of-town guest to the pool, and proof of residency/ID is required.
  • Alcohol is prohibited in the park at all times.
  • Per the Town's insurance policy requirements, inflatables (i.e. bounce houses) are not allowed in the park at any time.

Park Rental Information


Recreation Pool

Recreation Park's pools are now CLOSED for the season. Pools will reopen in the summer of 2022.

The swimming pools at Recreation Park are open seasonally to Southington residents only; however, each resident may bring one non-resident guest. ID and proof of residency are required to gain entry. There is no fee to use the pools. Hours are subject to change based on weather conditions or pool safety issues.