Parks Division

Palmer Field


Fields, Playgrounds, Basketball and Tennis Courts Closed

Fields, Playgrounds, Basketball and Tennis Courts will remain closed until further notice (subject to change based on what happens with the spread/containment of COVID-19 in CT). Walking trails will remain open, as long as proper social distancing is maintained.  

Parks & Open Spaces

Find and reserve parks and open spaces in Middletown.

Palmer Field Advertising(PDF)

Listing of Middletown Parks(PDF) 

Middletown Public Boat Launches 

Construction Note:  Until further notice, because of construction, use the Fisher Road entrance to the Trees of Honor at Veterans Park.

Come visit our new Pat Kidney Sports Complex.
Entrance to Pat Kidney Field (Photo Credit: Lynn Baldoni)

Inclement Weather

When inclement weather occurs, either the day before, or the day of your event, please call 860-638-4529 for field and event cancellations. To hear cancellation announcements, you may begin calling after 3 p.m, Monday through Friday. Weekend cancellation announcements may begin as early as 6:30 a.m. for morning games and updated, during the day, if needed.

League Schedule Approvals

All Middletown schools and sports leagues must submit their schedules to the Department for approval and reservations, prior to any teams use of our facilities.
Signs are no longer allowed to be posted in Middletown's Parks, as directed by the Parks and Recreation Commission.

Report Vandalism

Notice: If any citizen witnesses an act of vandalism, such as; damage to buildings, graffiti painting, vehicles tearing up a park, please notify the Middletown Police Department immediately. Thanks for your help.