Accessibility of Parks & Services
Locations & Services
Veteran's Memorial Park: 80 Broadway Road (Route 113)
Veteran's Memorial Park is handicapped accessible, has ample handicapped parking spaces parallel to the spray and area, and is equipped with a handicapped accessible porta-potty, in addition to handicap accessible restrooms at the concession stand. Veteran's Park consists of the Veteran's Memorial, a three-quarter mile (approximate) paved walking trail, two Cal Ripken baseball fields, two soccer fields, two Pop Warner football fields, playground equipment, and the Spray and Play water area. The park is open from dawn to dusk except from April 1st to November 1st, it is open from dawn until 10 pm if the lights are on.
Monahan Park: 499 Pleasant Street (across from Central fire station)
Monahan Park is handicapped accessible, with parking at the park. All other parking is across the street at the fire station. There is a paved ramp that leads into the park and there is access to viewing games at field one. Monahan consists of three softball fields and a skateboard park. There are restrooms available, including handicap-accessible restrooms during game times.
Hovey Field: 329 Pleasant Street (across from Hannaford)
Hovey Field is handicapped and accessible for viewing games. There is sufficient handicapped parking close to the field. Both restrooms are handicapped accessible. Hovey consists of one baseball field, restrooms, and a snack shack.
Dillon-McAnespie Park: 2169 Lakeview Avenue
Dillon-McAnespie Park is handicapped accessible, with parking in the lot. The park consists of basketball courts, a 70' baseball diamond, a tennis court, walking paths, a multi-use field, and a playground area. Restrooms are available. The park is open from dawn until dusk except from April 1st to November 1st, it is open until 9:45 pm if the lights are on.
Carrick Park: 1330 Mammoth Road
Carrick Park is not handicapped accessible at this point. Carrick consists of two baseball fields and is used for soccer in the fall. Requests to view games at another facility can be directed to the Recreation Office and can generally be arranged within 24 to 48 hours. During both baseball and soccer seasons, a handicapped porta-potty is on location at the far end of the parking lot.
Varnum Park: Corner of Broadway and Arlington
Varnum Park is a small passive recreation area with a shaded/grassy area with picnic tables. There is handicapped parking, although there is no handicapped access to the tables.
Dillion Center Fields: 833 Hildreth Street at the Department of Public Works
The fields at the DPW are not handicapped accessible. The area consists of one soccer field and two baseball fields. There is a handicapped porta-potty on-site during the summer season.
Lake Mascuppic Beach and Boat Ramp
This area is a public beach with a State-owned boat ramp. There is limited parking, none of which is handicapped at this time. There is an ADA portable toilet on-site during the summer season.
This area is at the corner of Bridge Street and Pleasant Street. The time capsule for Dracut that was put there in 2000 is also located here. The marquee sign that announces many of the upcoming community events in Town is also located here.