Phillipsburg Parks & Recreation

Vision: To have a community where all residents and visitors feel safe, welcomed, included, and engaged.
Mission: To provide meaningful experiences to all of our residents through high quality parks and programs.

Phone: 908-454-5500 ext. 439


Facebook, Twitter, Instagram: @pburgrec

Parks and Recreation     Recreation Fees


We have facilities available for parties and special events!

These include 2 picnic pavilions, sports fields, a band shell, and more!

Click here to reserve facilities and to register for programs/events

Click here for a special event permit application

Parks & Recreation Areas

The Town of Phillipsburg features these 5 major park areas (pictures coming soon):

Walters Park – Pool, Pavilion, Picnic areas, 1/2 mile walking track, basketball court, fitness equipment, play pieces for ages 2-12, baseball field, soccer/football field, tennis courts.

Green Street Park – Pavilion, Picnic areas, basketball court, play piece for ages 5-12, baseball/softball field, football field, tennis courts.

Delaware Heights Park – Walking track, basketball court, play pieces for ages 2-12, baseball/softball field, soccer/football field.

Shappell Park – Located in the heart of our downtown, perfect for small weddings, host of our summer concert series, movies in the park, small events, and pop-up shops.

Delaware River Park – Walking track, skate park, play piece for ages 5-12, dog park.

Neighborhood Parks/Playgrounds: In addition to our community parks, the town has multiple playground areas, ballfields, trails, and passive areas available to members of our community.