Cancellations

Ball Field Cancellations (Games & Practices)


  • Games and practices may be cancelled due to unsafe field conditions, hazardous weather conditions or coaches’ unavailability.
  • Coaches must call the Department of Parks and Recreation Sports Weather Line at 301-927-0822 to obtain the status of programs. The recorded message is updated by 7 am on weekends and 3 pm on weekdays, or in the event of changing weather conditions.
  • Do not use the fields in wet conditions, even if you have a field permit.
  • Fields are closed based on the recommendation of Department of Parks and Recreation maintenance staff. Closures apply to both practices and games.

Gymnasium Cancellations (Games & Practices)


In the event of inclement weather, basketball and other sports leagues will operate under the M-NCPPC Department of Parks and Recreation closure policy. Games will be cancelled only if community centers are closed. If Prince George’s County public schools are closed or dismissed early or after-school activities are suspended, Department of Parks and Recreation programs taking place in schools may be affected.

It is the coach’s responsibility to call the Department of Parks and Recreation Sports Weather Line at 301-927-0822 to learn the status of games. If the games are cancelled, coaches are to notify their players/parents.