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Jamaica Bay and the Rockaways

 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
Canarsie ParkPaedergat Basin and Seaview Ave.
Marine Park/Jerry DebonisGerritsen Ave. & Ave. X
Marine Park/PS 278Fillmore Ave. & Madison Pl.Accessible
Bayswater ParkBeach Channel Dr. & Beach 32 St.
Rockaway BeachBeach 82 & Shore Front Pkwy.
Rockaway Community PlaygroundAlmeda Avenue

Directions to Jamaica Bay and the Rockaways

Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

BeachesRockaway Beach and Boardwalk

Due to construction, Beach 118th - Beach 126th Streets are closed to swimming until July. Beaches are fully open at Beach 86th Street, Beach 97th Street, Beach 106th Street, and Beach 112th - Beach 117th Streets.
Anticipated Completion: Summer 2016

Tennis CourtsMarine Park

Marine Park's tennis courts will be closed for the season due to construction.

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