Field and Special Event Permitting

Currently the Town of Needham is not issuing any permits for the use of outdoor space within the Town of Needham. 

Please read through the joint field use policy of the Needham Park and Recreation Commission and the Memorial Park Trustees. Use of the athletic field lights are permitted separately. Please read through the joint athletic field lights policy of the Needham Park and Recreation Commission and the Memorial Park Trustees if you intend to request the use of field lights.

Please review the Youth and Adult Amateur Sports and Activity Guidance from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the current Phased Reopening Document from the Town of Needham.

At this time, Park and Recreation is accepting requests for Summer of 2021. A permit request does not guarantee a permit and at this time NO permits are being issued for ANY outdoor space.

Click here to request a field permit for a youth or adult seasonal program, clinic, or tournament.

Click here to request a special event permit for a one-time event at outdoor space, including at any Needham Public School. 

Any questions about field permitting or special event requests should be emailed to the Park and Recreation office at parkandrecreation@needhamma.gov.

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