West Side Park

Upcoming Events at West Side Park

Aug 16
The Essex County Free Summer Music Concert Series offers a diverse lineup of performers who will take center stage throughout our historic Parks System. Pack a blanket, enjoy the cool evening breeze, ...

About

West Side Park is elevated over the clear flat east side of the park where the hill was once used for skiing. There were once performances at the park, including Dionne Warwick and Whitney Houston and other entertainers native to New Jersey.  The park has an impressive track that is utilized by track teams and organizations and basketball courts that host attract some of the most upcoming and skilled players. 

What's Happening at West Side Park

Size:  31 Acres
Location
South 13th Street and 18th Avenue
Newark, NJ 07103
Distinguishing Features
  • Olmsted designed landscape
  • Basketball court
  • Handball court
  • Volleyball court
  • Baseball field
  • Football field
  • Tennis courts
  • 400-meter running track
  • Playground
  • Community center building, administered by a non-profit corporation