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​View of some blossoming flowers near the basketball courts in Donaldson Park

***2021 PICNIC RESERVATIONS - UPDATE***
April 1, 2021

Opening Day for picnic reservations for 2021 is Thursday, April 15, 2021. A link to our NEW ELECTRONIC RESERVATIONS SYSTEM will be on the picnic reservation page on that day. The first avaliable picnic date is April 24, 2021. Please do not call the office to make a picnic reservation. If you have any questions, please visit the picnic reservation page.
IMPORTANT ALERT​ - All Middlesex County Parks and Open Spaces are open from sunrise to sunset with strict social distancing requirements. The Parks Administration Building is closed to the public until further notice. Park visitors are to practice social distancing and are strongly encouraged to wear a mask while enjoying our parks and open spaces.
Sitting on the Raritan River in the Borough of Highland Park, you will find our 81 acre Donaldson Park. Opened in 1946, it is widely known for its boat ramp and dog park. In 1953, Highland Park held its first Town Outing at the Park. In 2009, the park was totally renovated to accommodate the thousands of park visitors that come and enjoy the park each week. It has a large variety of active and passive recreational facilities including sports fields, playgrounds, and paved trails.
 
Location:   South Second Avenue, Highland Park
  
Facilities: 
•  4 Tennis Courts (Lights)
•  2 Basketball Courts
•  3 Baseball Fields
•  3 Softball Fields
•  4 Soccer Fields
•  4 Reservable Picnic Groves
•  1 Open Picnic Groves
•  2 Playgrounds
•  Boat Ramp
•  Pond
•  Off Leash Dog Area
 
Key Feature:  Raritan River
 
 
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Office of Parks and Recreation
1030 River Road
Piscataway, NJ 08854

Mailing Address:
PO BOX 661
New Brunswick, NJ 08903
 
Phone - (732) 745-3900
Fax - (732) 745-8209
Monday through Friday
8:30am - 4:00pm 



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