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 **Closed Until 2024**
  • 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 pool facilities are now CLOSED.

Due to reconstruction of the pool and poolhouse/changing rooms, the site will be closed through the 2023 summer season and will not reopen for public use until June 2024.