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 Baseball Fields

Looking for a baseball league for your child to join?

Visit BeFitNYC to find leagues, programs, and facilities in your neighborhood.

Accessible denotes a wheelchair softball field.

  Know when to go: view upcoming athletic area usage.

NameLocation# of FieldsType of SurfaceAccessible
Central Park - Great Lawn81-85 Streets, Between East and West Drives8Turf
Central Park - Heckscher64 St. Between West and Center Drives6Turf/Little League
Central Park - North Meadow97-102 Streets, Between East and West Drives12Turf

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 Athletic Permits and Applications.

Directions to Central Park

Know Before You Go

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The Public Theater’s Free Shakespeare in the Park production of Troilus and Cressida will contain effects including the use of loud sounds, blank gunshots, and simulated explosions. The production will run nightly through August 14 at the Delacorte Theater (located mid-park at 80th Street on the southwest corner of the Great Lawn). Please visit the Public Theater's website for more information about the show and its special effects.
Anticipated Completion: 08/14/2016

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