Parks, Playgrounds, and Conservation

Facility Request Application

The Derry Parks & Recreation Department maintains and staffs many parks and playgrounds throughout the town of Derry. Waterfront areas, ball fields, and playgrounds are just a few of the many areas the Department supports throughout the community.

Many of the areas mentioned below are available for rental when they are not being used by Department programs or Derry Sports Organizations. If you are interested in using a field, park, or area for a family gathering, organized event, and/or community gathering, please complete and submit the above facility request application. These applications help us guarantee that services can be provided when needed and not overlap with other scheduled events. All forms must be submitted before the office can confirm requested dates or facilities. Please note, proof of insurance and all fees must be received in the office before the date of the event. A Public Gathering permit and/or detail officer may be necessary for certain events depending on size of the group, public safety, etc. Alcohol is not permitted at or on any town park, playground, or facility.

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Please call the Recreation Department office at (603) 432-6136 for questions.

Parks & Playground Information 

* Parks listed as open for the season are open weather permitting*

Facility

Address

Description

Notes

Alexander-Carr Park & Lodge28 Pierce Avenue (off Birch St.)3- Season Pickleball Court, winter Sledding, playground, trails, and lodge. Rentals available at this location for meetings, birthday parties, wedding & baby showers, etc.Call (603) 432-6136 for the schedule
Alexander-Carr Tennis CourtsBirch Street (in front of Parkland Medical Center)Adult tennis league, youth tennis camp, and open courts. Open to the public weather permitting for as long as possible, usually mid-April through October.OPEN FOR THE SEASON
Dana Ball Tennis and Pickle Ball CourtRollins Street (across from Hood Park)Tennis and pickle ball court open to the public weather permitting for as long as possible, usually mid-April through October.OPEN FOR THE SEASON
Dog ParkFordway, off Rte. 102Please see rules before visiting 
Don Ball Park -Fields & Playground14 Humphrey Road (off By-Pass 28)Athletic Fields, Playground, Patio Rental, Concession StandOPEN FOR THE SEASON
Don Ball Park- SplashpadDon Ball Park, 14 Humphrey RoadPlease see rules before visitingOpening June 16 2018
Gallien's Town Beach39 Pond Road (corner of Pond Rd. and Route 102)Seasonal Swimming, Concessions, Fishing, Boat Rentals, Kayak Lessons and Paddle Boards Rentals, annual Turkey Trot 5K.Opening June 16 2018
Hood Park4 Rollins StreetBasketball, Shuffle Board Court, Picnic Tables, Playground, Fishing, Biking and Trails. Not suitable for swimming.OPEN FOR THE SEASON
MacGregor ParkEast Broadway, next to the Derry Public LibrarySummer Concerts, DerryFest, Veterans Monuments, Special Community EventsOPEN FOR THE SEASON
Rider Fields38 Tsienneto Road (next to the Upper Room)Soccer, Field HockeyOPEN FOR THE SEASON
Vet's & O'Hara FieldsSouth AvenueBaseball, SoftballOPEN FOR THE SEASON
 

Additional Information
Field Directions
Date Updated
April 2014
Notes
Please see the attached for field directions

Additional Information
Field Usage Field Specific
Date Updated
February 2014
Notes
Please see the attached for field specific policies

Additional Information
Field Use policy- Full version
Date Updated
February 2014
Notes
Please see the attached for a full field use policy

Additional Information
Schools Used for Recreational Basketball
Date Updated
December 2014
Notes
Please see the attached for school addresses

Additional Information
School Directions
Date Updated
January 2015
Notes
Please see the attached for school directions provided by the Derry School District; found under "district" on the left side.