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St. Mary's Park

 Barbecuing Areas

Designated Barbecuing Areas

Barbecuing Rules

Please be cautious when barbecuing and keep a safe distance from patrons, children, and trees. Be courteous to others and please clean the area carefully before you leave. Events involving more than 20 people require a special events permit.

Our rules prohibit:

  • Littering and dumping of debris
  • Propane
  • Barbecuing in non-authorized areas
  • Barbecuing next to trees, tree roots, or buildings. Please keep ten feet or more away from any structures.
  • Any type of open, ground, or camp fire. Please barbecue at least three feet off the ground.
  • Barbecuing by anyone 18 years or younger

Cleaning Up

All coal and matches must be disposed of in designated red barrels. Please do not place anything flammable in a regular litter barrel. Use water to extinguish hot coals. Improperly dumped coals or matches can do major damage to our parks.

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St. Mary's Park146th Street & St. Ann's Avenue

Directions to St. Mary's Park

Know Before You Go

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

Recreation CentersSt. Mary’s Recreation Center

As of Tuesday, April 25, 2017, the Computer Resource Center room at this facility will be temporarily closed for renovations and upgrades.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2017

PlaygroundsSt Mary's Playground East

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacture is currently working on an improved design and redesigned slides will be installed as soon as possible.


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