Field Permits & Usage

The Department of Parks and Recreation maintains an extensive inventory of diamond (baseball, kickball, softball, t-ball, etc.) and rectangle (football, lacrosse, soccer, etc.) fields to be permitted for youth and adult practice, training, game and tournament play. Fields are permitted for the intent of athletic use, with requests managed by the Youth and Countywide Sports Division.

Artificial Turf Fields


There are three rectangle, artificial turf fields available for year-round permit. Each field is located on the grounds of Heurich Community Park, Walker Mill Regional Park, and Woodmore Towne Center. For more information, please call 301-446-6800 or email athletic.permits@pgparks.com.

Months of Availability


  • January to December

Natural Grass Fields


There are numerous diamond and rectangle fields available for seasonal permit throughout the county. For additional information, please read below, or call at 301-446-6800 or email athletic.permits@pgparks.com.

Months of Availability


  • April to November
Regardless of the weather, grass fields are not rented out in December, January, February or March.

Permitting Calendar

Field Type
Dates Permitted
Deadline for Requests
Baseball / Softball
April 1 - July 15
February 15
Football / Soccer (Spring)
April 1 - July 15
February 15
Football / Soccer (Fall)
August 1 - November 30
June 30
Note: SPRING football/soccer fields are for Non-Overlay fields only. Fields that overlay baseball/softball fields will be considered a baseball/softball field during the spring.

Prince George's Public School System (PGCPS) Fields


Applications for PGCPS Fields must be submitted via the PGCPS Community Use Portal. Visit the Prince George's County Public Schools for more information.

Baseball & Softball Tournament Sites

Seven diamond athletic field sites (see below) are available for both adult and youth baseball/softball tournaments. For more information about the tournament request processes, email Athletic.Permits@pgparks.com.

Field Locations Number of Fields
Colmar Manor
3510 38th Ave., Colmar Manor 20722
1 Baseball Field; 3 Softball Fields
Cosca Regional Park
11000 Thrift Rd., Clinton 20735
2 Baseball Fields; 3 Softball Fields
Fairland Regional Park
13950 Old Gunpowder Rd., Laurel 20707
4 Softball Fields
Riverdale Community Park
5400 Haiig Dr., Riverdale 20737
2 Baseball Fields; 3 Softball Fields
Tucker Road Athletic Complex
1770 Tucker Rd., Ft. Washington 20774
1 Baseball Field; 3 Softball Fields
Walker Mill Regional Park
8001 Walker Mill Rd., District Heights 20747
1 Baseball Field; 1 Softball Field
Watkins Regional Park
301 Watkins Park Dr., Upper Marlboro 20772
5 Softball Fields