Bloomfield Parks & Recreation Facilities

Brookdale Park (Essex County) Milbank Park
Brookside Park Morris Canal Park at Oak Tree Lane
Civic Center Pulaski Park
Clark's Pond South Vassar Field
Felton Field Watsessing Park (Essex County)
Memorial Park Wright's Field

NOTE: If you are interested in obtaining a permit to use one of our parks for a special event, you must fill our the application below at least one week prior to the event. The application must be filled out completely and submitted to Michael Sceurman, Director of Recreation by email, fax, mail or dropped of in person:


Submit the application to:
Michael L. Sceurman, Director of Recreation
Bloomfield Recreation Department
84 Broad Street
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
Fax: 973-743-0343



In order to play any organized sport at one of our facilities, you must be

recognized by the Bloomfield Recreation Commission and obtain a permit


To Download the Permit Application and See Permit Rates, Click here...

To see a full listing of the parks, their amenities and GPS Address Please, Click here...

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Special Events & Parties

Special Event such as: 
Child's Birthday Party, Bridal Shower or Baby Shower.



Groups and Organizations

Meetings for:
civic organizations and non-profit groups.

Please email your application for use of the Civic Center to Gabriela Guida at


Photo Credits:
Ralph Ferrara - Clark's Pond South
Todd Kaplan - Vassar Field
All other photos by Sally Streeter

Brookdale Park
121.41 Acres of which 77.41 acres are in Bloomfield or 3,371,980 Sq. Ft.

Brookside Park

90 Bay Ave

Broad Street and Bay Avenue

5.68 Acres, 247,421 Sq. Ft.

Baseball/Softball Diamond, 2 Tot-lots, Picnic Area, Lighted walking path and Gazebo

Civic Center

84 Broad Street

0.33 Acres

The building houses the Recreation Department Offices, Senior Citizens Organizations, Channel 35, and The Art and Musical Cultural Organization, as well as meeting rooms for numerous Civic Organizations.  75 Space metered parking lot.

Clark's Pond South

111 Dewey Street

Off Broughton Ave.

12.34 Acres, 537,530 Sq. Ft.

Lighted Basketball Court, Three (3) lighted Tennis Courts, Tot-lot, Lighted Turf Softball Diamond and a 22 space parking lot.   North side consists of passive recreational area, with fishing pond.

Felton Field

145 Floyd Avenue

Between LaFrance Avenue and Watsessing Avenue

3.71 Acres, 161,608 Sq. Ft.

Tot-Lot, Field House, 2 Little League Diamonds, Challenger Field, passive area and a 28 space parking lot.

Memorial Park

231 Belleville Ave
On John F. Kennedy Drive - between Belleville Avenue and Spring St.

12.50 Acres, 544,500 Sq. Ft.

Three Tennis Courts, 2 Baseball Diamonds, Football Field, Joseph F. Tiseo Ramp Park, Tot-lot, Field House, 84 Space Parking Lot, Recreation Maintenance Garage.

Milbank Playground

264 N. 17th St.

Off of Bloomfield Ave.

0.50 Acres, 283,140 Sq. Ft.

Passive mini-green with Tot-lot.

Morris Canal Park (Oak Tree Lane)
Pierson and Oak Tree Lane off of Broughton Ave. A part of the Bloomfield Morris Canal Greenway. Hiking trails and pollinator friendly flower beds,
Morris Canal

Pulaski Park

24 Mt. Vernon Ave.

Between Chapel and Howard Street

6.50 Acres, 283,140 Sq. Ft.

Lighted Softball Diamond (Hank Barlow Field), 60 Space Parking Lot, One Full Basketball Court, Two Half Court Basketball Courts, Four (4) Lighted Tennis Courts, sledding, Tot-lot, Hand Ball Courts, Field House. 

Vassar Field

60 Byrd Ave.

Behind St. Thomas Church and School

6.20 Acres, 270,072 Sq. Ft.

One Full Basketball Court, Turf Little League Diamond, Clay Little League Diamond, 2 Tee-Ball Diamonds, 2 Field Houses, Tot-lot, and 200 + space parking lot courtesy of St Thomas the Apostle Church.

Watsessing Park 69.67 Acres of which 60 acres are in Bloomfield or 2,613,600 Sq. Ft.

Wright's Field

180 Weaver Ave.

Located at bottom of Baldwin Place
7.80 Acres, 339,768 Sq. Ft.

Lighted Baseball/Football/ Soccer/Little League Fields, Tee-Ball Field, 2 Field Houses, 2 Tot-lots and 32 Space Parking Lot.                          





Bloomfield Recreation Department

84 Broad Street
Bloomfield, NJ 07003


Register for programs: Community Pass

Phone: 973-743-9074
Fax: 973-743-0343
Weather Update: 973-743-7593
Dial-A-Ride & Shuttle: 973-566-7194
Bloomfield Senior Citizens Association: 973-743-3332


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