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Alfred E. Smith Playground

 Basketball Courts

How to Reserve an Athletic Field or Court

Organized leagues or special events need a permit to use an athletic field or court. For people under 18, the permit is free. For those 18 and over, a fee is required.

To reserve space, please see our Athletic Permits and Applications page.

  Know when to go: view upcoming athletic area usage.

NameLocationAccessible
Al Smith Recreations CenterCatherine St.

Directions to Alfred E. Smith Playground

Know Before You Go

Recreation CentersAlfred E. Smith Recreation Center

The gymnasium at Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center is closed in order to be repainted. It is expected to reopen shortly. Please call the center at (212) 285-0301 for more information.
Anticipated Completion: Fall 2014

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Alfred E. Smith Playground Weather

  • Mon
    Mostly Sunny
    60°F
  • Tue
    Chance Showers
    67°F
  • Wed
    Rain Likely
    64°F
  • Thu
    Rain Likely
    56°F

7-day forecast

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