Parks Division

Palmer Field


Parks, Trails and Tennis Courts are open.  

Come and enjoy! 

Sports Fields will open June 17th.  

Teams must submit a return-to-play plan to the Health Department for approval. 

Crystal Lake will open June 22. 

Life guards will be on duty 10am - 7pm.   Please follow all posted guidelines for  social distancing and hand sanitizing and washing. Crystal Lake is only open to Middletown residents.  

Playgrounds, basketball courts and skate parks will open on June 29th.  

Please follow all posted guidelines for social distancing and hand washing and sanitizing.  


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.