The Parks and Recreation Department is excited, as you are, to open the athletic fields this spring. We are all eager to get back outdoors and start competing after a long winter and pandemic. With the weather beginning to change, our Department has been receiving multiple inquiries into when fields will be ready for play this season. Read more.....
March 12, 2021 Update - Framingham Begins Re-opening Basketball and Tennis Courts
The City is in the process of re-opening public courts by reinstalling the basketball rims and putting up the tennis nets throughout the park system. Some courts are still covered in snow, and we ask that people not clear them and let the warmer weather melt them this weekend. The basketball courts at Mary Dennison Park on Beaver Street, Bowditch Field Athletic Complex on Union Ave., Butterworth Park on Bishop Street, and the Bates Road ½ court are ready for play. The park's crew will continue to perform its annual spring maintenance while opening additional courts. All visitors are asked to follow all COVID-19 guidelines to keep everyone safe. The lists of open courts below will be updated as more courts open.
The City of Framingham Parks & Recreation Department offers a wide variety of recreational amenities to the residents of the city and surrounding community. The department has hosted over 14,000 events at their facilities this past year. Amenities offered by Framingham Parks and Recreation are: