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Merriam 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.

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Merriam Playground (lower)W 168 St., Merriam Ave., Ogden Ave. and University Ave.
Merriam Playground (upper)W 168 St., Merriam Ave., Ogden Ave. and University Ave.

Directions to Merriam Playground

  • Merriam Playground

Merriam Playground Weather

  • Sun
    Snow
    30°F
  • Mon
    Decreasing Clouds
    38°F
  • Tue
    Chance Snow
    33°F
  • Wed
    Chance Rain
    47°F

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