Community Park

Community Park –– located along Willow Drive
For GPS: 201 W. Lincoln Avenue, 21727
Community Park covers 59.14 acres.

Community Park Amenities Include:community park playscape

  • Playscape for children 
  • A covered pavilion with picnic tables that may be reserved for functions
  • Restrooms 
  • Ball fields 
  • Swimming Complex
  • Grills 
  • Tennis Court
  • Horse shoe pit
  • Bike Racks

During the summer, many community events are scheduled in Community Park including concerts, ice cream social, puppet shows, library program, and Community Heritage Day which is usually scheduled for the last Saturday in June.  Community Heritage Day is organized and sponsored by the Emmitsburg Lions Club

To reserve a pavilion:

Fill out a pavilion reservation request form and submit to the Town office with reservation fee.  You may want to contact the Office ahead of time to check park availability at info@emmitsburgmd.gov or 301-600-6300.

Reservation fees: 
$75 for Emmitsburg residents (verified by State ID)
$125 for non-residents

Reservation includes use of facilities, bathrooms and utilities.
Bathrooms must be left in good condition and all trash must be bagged and placed in proper receptacles.
$25 of reservation fee will be returned upon inspection of the facilities by Town staff.  
You can pay in person via cash, credit card or check; over the phone via credit card or with a check through the mail.

Non-profits are exempt from the park pavilion fee as long as the non-profit user does not charge admission and the event is not a fundraiser. Proof of federal 501(c)(3) status may be required. All non-profits are required to submit a $125 security deposit that will be returned if the pavilion and/or bathrooms are left in good condition.

Reservation fees are in accordance with Policy P17-02 passed on 3/6/2017


Garden Plots:
You must fill out and return this form to the office with a $20 refundable deposit.  First come, first serve until they are gone.

A great opportunity for children to learn about nature.