What facilities are open?

Indoor Facility Rentals/Reservations:

All Frederick County Parks and Recreation Indoor Facilities remain closed until further notice. Customers that had/have a reservation that is cancelled will receive a full credit. The permit holder will receive a receipt via email. If you would like to reschedule your reservation, or receive a refund, please contact our main office at 301-600-2936.

Athletic Field Reservations:

Athletic fields are open to modified use through the permit process. Users will be required to adhere to the Return to Play protocols listed at www.recreater.com/covidreturntoplay and keep groups to 25 people or less. There is a new Special Request Form that needs to be completed prior to approved use. If you have a question regarding your organization’s field usage you may contact the field scheduling office at tstarick@frederickcountymd.gov. NOTE: Recreation Center/Park-School, FCPS fields are closed until further notice. 

Park Shelter Rentals:

Park shelter reservations are currently open. All new shelter reservations taken through February will be required to adhere to 25% capacity or 25 people, whichever is less, and the state/local physical distancing protocols at that time. There is a new Special Request Form required that must be completed prior to an approved reservation at www.recreater.com/covidreturntoparks.


For more information regarding the impacts of COVID-19 on parks and recreation, or your customer accounts, please call our Main Office at 301-600-2936 or email parksandrecreation@frederickcountymd.gov

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1. What hours is your Main Office (355 Montevue Lane) open?
2. What is your refund policy as it relates to COVID-19?
3. When will the winter season activity brochure be available?
4. What facilities are open?
5. Are the parks and playgrounds open? What can I expect to be open in the parks?
6. Will Parks & Recreation know if a participant has been exposed or contracted COVID-19 and will programs close if someone is believed to have been exposed?
7. Are you providing disinfectant/hand sanitizer to park visitors?
8. How can I submit a comment to Parks & Recreation Supervisors/Managers?
9. Who should I contact if I have additional questions?
10. How safe is it to participate in one of the recreation activities?