Park Permits

The Nassau County Department of Parks, Recreation, and Museums provides a wide array of recreational opportunities, some of which require permits:
  • Picnic areas may be reserved by obtaining  permit directly through the individual Park's themselves. Reservations begin on the first Monday in February each year. View for a listing of Parks.
  • Athletic Fields can be obtained by putting your request in a multiple of ways;
    by email, mail, fax, phone, or in person.

    Nassau County Department of Parks, Recreation, and Museums
    Attn: Brian Nugent  (field reservations and permits)
    Eisenhower Park
    Administration Building
    East Meadow, NY 11554

Permit Requirements


You must include the name of your organization or group; the nature of the event; the park requested; the date and time; the expected number of participants; and a contact person with phone and fax numbers and, if possible, an email address.

View a full listing of the informational requirements special event permits.

For picnic permits, please call the individual Parks directly.

Additional Permit Information