Accessibility of Parks and Services

***For groups of 10 or more people, please complete the Park Permit Application located under the Forms section or the Recreation section***

Veteran’s Memorial Park: 80 Broadway Road (Route 113)

Veteran’s Memorial Park is handicapped accessible, has ample handicap 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 ¾ 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 10:00pm if the lights are on.

Monahan Park: 499 Pleasant Street (across from Central fire station)

Monahan Park is handicapped accessible, with such 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 restroom during game times. 

Hovey Field:  329 Pleasant Street (across from Hannaford)

Hovey Field is handicapped 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 such parking in the lot.  The park consists of basketball courts, 70' baseball diamond, tennis court, walking paths, multi-use field and playground area.  Restrooms are available. The park is open from dawn until dusk except from April 1st to November 1st, it is open until 9:45pm 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 24-48 hours.  During both baseball and soccer season, 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 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 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. 

Tercentennial Park

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.