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Sports Field Reservations

All ball diamond and soccer field reservation requests are processed by the staff at Borden Park. Field reservations can be made by phone, fax, email or in person at the park office at Borden Park (call first to see if a staff person is available at 248-656-4797). Please check the field availability calendars below and submit the designated request form when you are ready to make your reservation.

Reservation Requirements and Fees 

All reservations are governed by the Sports Facilities Use Policy. To find out more about payment options and how to pay, click here



Existing Field Reservation Calendars

Ball Diamonds

Ball diamonds are located at Borden Park, Avondale Park and Helen Allen Park. Ball diamonds may be used unreserved on a first-come, first-served basis if they are not reserved by others and if they are not set up for a game that will take place later that day. All ball diamonds at Borden Park have lights.


Availability Calendars- Ball Diamonds

Soccer Fields

Soccer fields are located at Borden Park and Spencer Park. Soccer fields can only be used with a reservation. Practice is not allowed on our soccer fields. One soccer field (Borden World Cup #1) has lights.


Availability Calendars- Soccer Fields

Other Types of Reservations

Leagues and User Groups

Our sports fields are used by many leagues, clubs and groups for their sporting events. For information (contacts, phone numbers), please contact the Borden Park Office at 248-656-4797 and tell us what group you are looking for.

Multipurpose Fields

Multipurpose fields are located at Avondale and Bloomer Parks and can be reserved for a fee. When not reserved, they may be used on a first-come, first-served basis.
To check availability, call Bloomer Park at 248-656-4753 or Borden Park at 248-656-4797 for Avondale Park Availability or refer to the reservation information at the top of this page.

Rain-outs and Game Cancellations

Ball diamond and soccer field reservations and park events may be canceled due to bad weather and/or unsafe field conditions. Please call our Rain-Out Number 248-841-2680 to hear information about any rain-outs or cancellations. Messages are updated as soon as information becomes available.

Tennis Courts, Basketball Courts and Roller Hockey Rinks

  • Tennis courts are located in Borden Park, Avondale Park and Spencer Park
  • Basketball Courts are located in Borden Park and Avondale Park
  • Roller hockey rinks are located in Borden Park
These courts can only be used on a first-come, first-served basis, unless reserved by Rochester Avon Recreation Authority (RARA) See the Existing Field Reservation Calendars above. Please Note: Only RARA can reserve any of these courts.

Tents and Canopies

If you own or rent a tent / canopy for use within one of the city parks, please review the city's requirements.

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