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*What are the park hours?* The park, including the playground, is open to the public, after office hours, during events. This includes games and practices. *Is there a fee to play in the playground?* We offer a Play Pass for $25, making the playground available during office hours. The playground is open at no cost, after office hours during games and practices. An admission fee at the ticket booth may apply. *If you have a playground pass do you have to pay a ticket fee to get in?* No, if you show your playground pass the card holder and the children covered on the pass do not have to pay admission to get into the playground. Is there an admission fee? During most games there is an admission fee to enter the park. Children 5 and under are free, for everyone else the prices range from $3-$5 per person. What are your office hours? 8:00-4:30pm Monday-Friday *Are pets allowed on the walking track?* No pets are allowed on the walking path, no exceptions. Are pets allowed in the park? No pets are allowed at the park, no exceptions. *Does Newton Park have sports teams?* No. We offer a place for teams to practice and play. *How does someone join a team?* Newton Park does not form teams. Most youth sports and teams are coordinated through LaVille Elementary. Contact LaVille Elementary for more information. *Who do I contact about a field rental?* All field rentals must be made with Kevin Christy. *What kinds of events are held at the park?* From March to October the park is busy, almost on a daily basis. Events include games and practices for baseball, soccer, football, and softball. Throughout the year we also offer events for the community including Christmas in the Park, Newton Park Easter Egg Hunt, Freedom Fest, and Halloween Walk. *How long is the walking path?* One mile. *Where do you park to use the walking path?* Walkers must park at the Newton Center. After park hours the Newton Park Parking lot is locked. *Are coolers or food allowed in the park?* No outside food, drinks, or coolers are allowed in the park. Our concession is open during games. (Players may carry in sports drinks/water for their games.) *When do games and practices get canceled due to weather?* Most games and practices are canceled by the coaches throughout the day, and posted on our home page. If Newton Park must cancel games or practices, we will cancel them towards the end of our work day, and post them on our home page.
|Last Post: January 17, 2012 at 12:59pm pst||Started By: Newton Park|