Parks & Recreation

Mission Statement


Pottstown Parks and Recreation strives to create, support, and promote diverse recreation opportunities in the Borough, to enhance existing park facilities and promote tourism with new attractions and amenities for residents and visitors of all ages, ethnicities and backgrounds. We seek to provide park improvements and recreation programming that promotes healthy lifestyles, benefits the community, connects residents and helps build a better Pottstown.

Interested in renting a pavilion or ballfield in our Parks system? Please click https://pottstown.recdesk.com/Community/Home to navigate through the process - you will need to create an account as a first time user.

NOTICE: The Bark Park and the Memorial Park playground sustained major damage during the August 4, 2020 flooding event and are closed as a result. Please do not enter either area as it is unsafe. Restoration efforts are underway as new designs are sought to decrease the likelihood and magnitude of future damage.

View a map of our parks.

View our online newsletter (PDF)

Parks and Recreation provides educational and recreational programming for all ages at an affordable cost. In addition, we maintain and manage the 13 parks in the borough. Park facilities include the Fountain of Youth Spray Park, Trilogy BMX, a skateboard park, a miniature golf course, ball fields, picnic pavilions, tennis courts, Riverfront walking trail, the Bark Park, and age appropriate playground equipment.The Borough Parks are available for rental for private events. If you are interested in making a reservation, please complete the Facility Rental Request (PDF)

Schedule of Fees (PDF)

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The Pottstown Area Regional Recreation Committee is an intergovernmental cooperative agency formed by the majority of the municipalities making up the Greater Pottstown Metropolitan Region. Partners include Pottstown Borough, Upper Pottsgrove, Lower Pottsgrove, West Pottsgrove, Douglass, East Coventry, North Coventry, Pottstown Area Health and Wellness Foundation and the Schuylkill River Greenway. We take a regional approach to improving and enchancing parks and recreation opportunities in the region. Visit the Pottstown Area Regional Recreation Committee for more information.