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North Union Park @ Thompson School - Picnic Area

Facility Area Information


60 North Union Street
Arlington, MA 02474

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General Information
The park is open to the public.  A picnic area permit allows you use of the park and reserves two tables for a 2-hour time slot.  Permits are issued for parties and small gatherings under 50 people. 

Please submit the Special Event Request Form for gatherings greater than 50.

Reservations
Reservations are booked with payment only.  To make a reservation request:
  1. View the Picnic Area Calendar below for availability.  One party is booked per time slot.
  2. Log into your household account (or create one) and submit a "reserve" request.
  3. You will receive an emailed response with "approved" or "declined".
  4. If your request is approved, your day/time will be held for 24-48 hours.  Please call  781-316-3880 to confirm and pay.  Holds will automatically expire without payment.
  5. Once payment is received, your permit will be issued.  Please have it available on the day of your event.
Picnic requests are for parties of 50 or fewer.  For parties larger than 50, please submit a Special Event Request Form.

Fee Schedule
Daily Time Slots:
  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
  • 3:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Fees:
$50/Residents
$100/non-residents

Above information is for parties under 50 people.  Parties greater than 50 need to submit a Special Event Request Form.  Rates are $25/hour Resident and $50/hour non-residents.



Current Activities

Click on an activity name for details or the date for the activity schedule.

Availability
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North Union Park @ Thompson School
Spray Park
Basketball Court
Baseball Field
Multi-purpose Field (Lussiano)
Picnic Area


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Program Activity Teams Date Time
Zalisk Party Sunday September 19, 2021 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Macinta Birthday Sunday September 26, 2021 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Macinta Birthday Sunday September 26, 2021 05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Greer Birthday Party Sunday October 10, 2021 12:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Ramsey Birthday Party Saturday October 16, 2021 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM