Play Grounds & Fields

HOPS (Halifax Open Play Space)

470 Plymouth Street HOPS Playground is one of the most popular playgrounds on the south shore. It is located on Plymouth Street (Route 106) directly across from Halifax Town Hall and adjacent to Holmes Public Library.  **Currently under construction. Please visit

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Lingan Street Field

206 Lingan Street

This baseball/softball field was built on undeveloped Y Camp property along the beautiful shores of West Monponsett Lake.

Athletic Courts Facility
(Basketball and Tennis Courts)

464 Plymouth Street

Our tennis (2) and outdoor basketball courts (6 standards) are adjacent to the Central Athletic Facility behind the Halifax Elementary School.

Halifax Community Gymnasium

464 Plymouth Street

Since May of 2003 the Youth and Recreation Commission has worked closely with school administration to maximize community use of gymnasium during non-school hours.

Vaughn Athletic Fields

540 Plymouth Street

These two fields are designed for Tee Ball, Farm League and softball. It is adjacent to Halifax Police Station.

Summit Street Soccer Complex

75 Summit Street

Four acres of converted cornfields allow multiple soccer match and open field play for all ages.

Gordon Riker Wheels Park

540 Plymouth Street

This facility accommodates our "extreme" athletes and is located behind the historic Brockton Store (adjacent to the Vaughn Athletic Fields).

Whitcomb Park (Holmes Street Playground)

129 Holmes Street

This playground has plenty of equipment for our tots with recently renovated basketball courts.

Central Athletic Facility

464 Plymouth Street

Halifax's central athletic facility - located behind the Halifax Elementary School - contains a Babe Ruth Baseball Field, a Senior Little League (Shea) Field, a Junior Little League Field, an official size Soccer Field and two Girls Softball Field surrounded by a scenic perimeter walking/jogging track.