Welcome to the City of Williamsport’s Recreation Department!

The Recreation Department is responsible for several parks located throughout the City, including Brandon Park, Max M. Brown Memorial Park including BB&T Ballpark, Phillip E. Preziosi Park in Newberry, Lose School Park, Young’s Woods, Elm Park, and Shaw Place Park. The department also manages recreational programs; two summer day camps, the community swimming pool (Splash Cove), activities in the parks, field usages, pavilion rentals, etc. The Department also coordinates and manages several special events annually (i.e STREAT Food Festival, Williamsport Welcomes the World and the Christmas Parade amongst others).

How do I rent a pavilion?

Pavilions are available in Max M. Brown Memorial Park.

Shelter 1: Bowman Field Side Fee $60/day plus $30 security deposit  15 tables – seats approximately 90 Sink,  water & electric available

Shelter 2: Park Side Fee $40/day plus $30 security deposit  8 tables – seats approximately 50

Shelter 3: Pool Side  Fee $40/day  plus $30 security deposit  4 tables – seats approximately 35

How do I do something in Brandon Park?

How do I reserve a field for usage?

Please call the Recreation Office at 570.327.7510 to check field availability. Outside users must provide a detailed schedule of requested dates/times of usage, as well as, provide a certificate of insurance naming the City of Williamsport at the certificate holder (additional insured).

How do I become a vendor for upcoming events?

Below is the link to the Homemade Days application for 2019. For all other events, please contact the Recreation Department.


How do I get a Season Pass to Splash Cove?

How do I register my child(ren) for Summer Day Camp?

What do I need before I go to Lifland Skate Park?

You must complete the required waiver and turn it into the recreation office

How do I book a pool party at Splash Cove?

How do I apply for the James David Robinson Cultural Grant Program?

Coming Soon!

How do I become a performer for the Summer Concert Series in Brandon Park?

All 2019 dates are now booked.

Seasonal Employment Opportunities?

There are forms available for pickup at our office


245 W 4th St
Williamsport, PA 17701

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