Essex County Presby Memorial Iris Garden
Bloom Season is May 8 through May 30. more
Essex County Environmental Center
Essex County South Mountain Recreation Complex: Gateway to Fun
Essex County Codey Arena
Essex County Francis Byrne Golf Course
Due to the inclement weather, the Concert by the NJ Symphony Orchestra in Essex County Branch Brook Park will be held at 7:30 p.m. in the Cathedral Basilica at 89 Ridge Street in Newark. The Fireworks Spectacular has been cancelled and will be rescheduled at a later date. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Welcome to the Essex County Parks System!
Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr.
Essex County Executive
Our 22 parks, five reservations and variety of recreation facilities are dynamic locations to enjoy the outdoors, engage in athletic competitions and get closer to nature. We hope you take the time to click through our Parks Website to learn about the histories of our parks, the natural wonders found in throughout Essex and the opportunities to engage in sport. ...more

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