2022 Parks Summer Recreation Program Details Released

We have information on events and activities happening this summer through the Boston Department of Parks and Recreation.

Boston Parks Summer Fitness Series

Free fitness classes at neighborhood parks presented by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, in partnership with the Boston Parks and Recreation Department and the Boston Public Health Commission. Classes start in June and continue until September. For full details and schedules, please visit our fitness website or call 617-961-3047 or 617-534-2355.

Classes include: Afrobeat Bootcamp, Barre, Cardio Dance, Chair Yoga, Dance Fit, Fusion Fit, HIIT, Line Dancing, POUND Fitness, Pre- and Postnatal Friendly Barre, Bodybuilding, Tai Chi, Walking Group, Yoga, Zumba and 305 Dance .


Our sports centers offer free alternatives to summer camps for Boston youth. Each site offers lessons in several popular sports from July 5 to August 19. All sports centers are free to Boston residents and open to boys and girls ages 7-14. Parents can enroll their children for a single week or for the whole summer. .

Please note: The enrichment program will no longer be offered on Mondays. Instead, we will offer an educational component during regular program days.

East Boston Sports Center
Garvey Park Sports Center
Hunt Almont Park Sports Center
South Boston Sports Center
White Stadium Sports Center

Other sports activities

Boston City Baseball League
Mayor’s Cup Baseball Tournament
  • Moakley Park, South Boston: July 6-10 | Ages: 9 – 10
  • Parkway Little League, West Roxbury: July 13-17 | Ages: 11 – 12
  • Contact: Charlie Conners at 617-961-3093 or Charles.Conners@boston.gov
Boston Neighborhood Basketball League
Boston Adult Pickleball (18 and over)
women’s basketball league (18 and over)
men’s basketball league (18 and over)
  • From June to August, Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Hemenway Park, Dorchester
  • Teams must pre-register by May 10
  • Contact: Charlie Conners at 617-961-3093 or Charles.Conners@boston.gov
Men’s Modified Softball League (18 and over)
Junior Golf Daily Lessons
  • July 5 to August 11, Tuesday to Thursday, 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. sessions
  • George Wright Golf Course, Hyde Park
  • Ages: 7 – 14
  • Contact: Jennifer Misiaszek at (617) 961-3047 or Jennifer.Misiaszek@boston.gov
Junior Golf Daily Lessons
  • From July 5 to August 11, Monday to Thursday, sessions at 9 a.m., 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.
  • Franklin Park, Dorchester
  • Ages: 7 – 14
  • Contact: Jennifer Misiaszek at 617-961-3047 or Jennifer.Misiaszek@boston.gov
Youth Lacrosse Clinics
Willie O’Ree Street Hockey Clinics
Boston Neighborhood Soccer Clinics (BNSC)
Boston Neighborhood Football League (BNSL): High School League
  • July 5 – August 19, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • Madison Park High School
  • Ages: boys and girls grades 9-12
  • The BNSL High School League is a 7-on-7 soccer league for players in grades 9-12. Teams will play two games per week plus the playoffs.
  • Contact: Woodley Auguste at 617-961-3084 or Woodley.Auguste@boston.gov
Mayor’s Cup Softball Tournament
Mayor’s Cup Tennis Tournament

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