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. 390


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.

Recreation Committee Meetings 2024

Open Space Committee Meetings 2024