The Department of Parks, Recreation and Culture has 2 main sporting facilities in which to host tournaments and sporting events, as well as many outdoor park options.

For details on facilites and parks, click the links below.

Town Park Recreation Centre

Town Park Recreation Centre

62 McCaul Street

  • Full Gymnasium (can be divided in 2) able to accommodate 300
  • Kitchen off the gym with stove/oven, fridge
  • Room A with counter/sink to accommodate 40 and Room B with counter/sink to accommodate 18 (room A&B can be opened up together)
  • Youth Centre with games room and lounge
  • This location also has soccer fields, ball diamonds, Skate Park, and Fall Fair Centre.

Jack Burger Sports Complex

Jack Burger Sports Complex

60 Highland Drive

  • Community room (1200 sq. ft.) available to rent for meetings, parties, trainings (full room or half room) capacity.
  • Arena with an ice surface of 200X90 and seats 1000 is a great venue for tournaments — floor space also available April to August
  • Canteen with lots of food options including healthy options which services the entire building
  • Pools - 25m 6 lane pool, Therapy pool with ramp for wheelchair
    accessibility, hot tub, family change rooms, glass lobby walls for
    clear pool viewing, mezzanine for upper pool viewing.

Reservations are accepted on a FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED basis. For availability and to submit your request online, go to:

contact for details.

Wladyka Park- Rose Glen Road

  • 2 adult-size ball diamonds with lights
  • Bleachers
  • Playground
  • Shelter with picnic tables

 Town Park- McCaul Street

  • Adult hard ball diamond with lights
  • Junior ball diamond
  • Skate park
  • Playground
  • Tennis courts
  • 3 adult-size soccer pitches and several child pithces

 Optimist Park- Cavan Street

  • Mid-sized ball diamond
  • Playground
  • Shaded area beside the river

Alex Carruthers Park- Garden Hill

  • 4 adult-sized ball diamonds (1 with lights)
  • Playground

Welcome Park- Dale Road and Hwy 2

  • 3 adult ball diamonds
  • Shelter with picnic tables
  • Playground
  • Bleachers

Memorial Park- Queen Street

  • Bandshell
  • Accessible playground
  • Picnic tables
  • Access to washrooms

Baulch Road Park- Baulch Road

  • 2 full-size soccer pitches
  • Trails
  • Comfort Station
  • Port Hope Dog Park

Rotary Park & Eastside Ganaraska- Queen Street

  • Rotary gazebo
  • Foot bridge
  • Farley Mowat boat-roofed house

To book, e-mail Groups are required to book parks, ball diamonds and soccer pitches in advance.

For large, special events requiring road closures, liquor licences, food handling and/orCouncil approval, first contact the Special Events Coordinator at or 905-885-7908.

Please check back in September for the Winter 2020/2021 season.

While in Port Hope, there is much to do!

Visit for details about pool, arena and gym schedules!

or go to for visitors information.