Recreation and Parks

The mission of the New Castle Recreation and Parks Commission is to enhance the quality of life in New Castle through sports, leisure and other recreational experiences and to provide a safe environment that emphasizes fun and the joy of personal development through participation and discovery at all ages.

Department Office Hours:  Monday - Friday, 8:45am - 4:30pm
Department Phone #:  (914) 238-3909


Tennis Instruction for Youth & Adult
Tennis Pros from Solaris Sports Club are again working with our department to bring high quality tennis instruction to the community.  Lessons are being offered for both Youth and Adults starting on Tuesday, April 29th.  Lessons will be held at the Millwood Park tennis courts.  Click here for the program flyer.

New Castle 10K Road
Sunday, May 18th marks the 27th running of the New Castle 10K Road Race.  The race begins at New Castle Town Hall at 8:10am.  For more details and registration information click here for the 2014 New Castle 10K Road Race brochure/registration form. Click here for course map.
Spring Programs...Adult Morning & Evening Programs to begin Monday, April 28th
The Adult Morning Fitness and the Adult Evening Programs begin the week of April 28th.  Registrations are still being accepted for most Adult programs.  All program information can be found in our 2014 Spring & Summer Program Brochure or you can access specific program area information by clicking on the links in the left hand column.
2014 Summer Day Camp registration is open!
The New Castle Recreation Day Camp registration is underway at the Recreation & Parks Department Office located in Town Hall.  In order to register a "2014 Summer Day Camp Registration Form" must be completed in full and submitted with payment for each camper.  To access more detailed camp information and camp registration form, please see our "Summer Day Camp" page by clicking here.  

2014 Spring & Summer Programs

All program information is also available at the Recreation & Parks Department Office located in Town Hall. Click on the link below to access the complete Spring/Summer Program Brochure.

You may register in person, by mail or leave your registration in the drop box located just outside the Recreation & Parks Department office, if after business hours. Please be familiar with our registration procedures and policies found in our program brochure to avoid any issues at the time of registration.

pdfGeneral Registration Form*
This is an interactive form which allows you to input information directly on to the form before printing.
*Please note, some programs may require a separate registration form.


Recreation & Parks Office 238-3909
Recreation & Parks E-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Hotline & Cancellations 238-2540
Community Center  238-8888
Art Center  238-3606
North East Special Recreation 347-4409
New Castle Town Hall 238-4771
New Castle Police Department 238-4122







Field & Program Alerts
For the most up-to-date information regarding program cancellations and field closings, we offer the following notification options:

  • Call the Recreation Hotline: (914) 238 - 2540...message is updated at 3:00pm (or earlier when necessary).
  • Register to receive field updates and program alerts via e-mail and/or text messages through the Town's CodeRED Community Notification System.  To subscribe to the alerts follow the instructions below.  Please note: For new CodeRED users, this process will enroll you in the Town's emergency notification system, and will also add you to the Recreation & Parks Department field and program alerts notification list.

    New CodeRED Users:  Click here to enroll in the CodeRED Community Notification System. Enter the required information and then click "Verify Information".  You will then be asked, "Would you like to create a managed account?"  Answer "YES", this will then give you the option to check the "Recreation & Parks Field and Program Alerts" box under the "Community Notifications" section.  Check that box...that's it, you are signed up to receive field updates and program alerts.

    Existing CodeRED Users:  If you are already enrolled in the CodeRED system, access your account by entering your username and password, confirm you have, or update to, a "Managed Account", then simply check the "Recreation & Parks Field and Program Alerts" box under "Community Notifications".

Click on any of the below "Icons" for more detailed information in each program area.

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