Reserve an Athletic Field
Municipal Fields & Courts
Permits for use of athletic fields and courts are issued from mid-April until mid-October depending on weather conditions.
Applications must be submitted at least 10 working days prior to use. Parks are open from dawn until dusk.
Online & Paper Applications are Accepted
Before you apply please read carefully our Athletic Field Use Policy Guide (English) I (Español)
Athletic Field Online Application
Download a PAPER APPLICATION (English) I (Español)
Send completed application to:
Chelsea Recreation & Cultural Affairs
500 Broadway, Rm 100. Chelsea, MA 02150
› Carefully read the City of Chelsea Athletic Field Use Policy Guide.
› An athletic permit may only be used by the group that applied once the permit is approved. Subleasing a field is prohibited and may result in the revocation of a permit as well as the suspension of the group for future consideration.
› League membership must be comprised of 51% Chelsea residents for youth activities and 80% for adult activities.
At the completion of the review process, the applicant is notified and if approved, a permit is issued once proof of insurance is submitted. If you have any questions about the permit process, contact us at 617-466-4070 or by email.