The Recreation Department manages and oversees many programs, events, and all field permits.  For assistance, please email or call 978.929.6640 (press ext. 0). Registration forms or payments may be dropped off at the 24/7 drop-box located at the Recreation Center, 50 Audubon Drive.


  • NARA Summer Camp Registration for Week 8 closes at Noon on Thursday, Aug. 5.
  • Concert Tickets:  We now have hard copy tickets for sale  in addition to online purchases at our office for $15 per person.  Tickets can be purchased Monday through Thursdays from 9-4 only at the  Recreation Department, 50 Audubon Drive in S. Acton.  In-person tickets must be paid by check or cash if purchased at the Rec. Department.

FIELDS: Fields are open for the season. All permit holders must adhere to the weather policy.  Please do not use fields if there are standing puddles or ground is spongy upon walking.

NARA Fields - Open; Veterans Fields - Open; School Street Fields - Open; Concord Road Field - Open; MacPherson Field - Open; Elm Street Field - Open; Jones Field - Open


MOST PLAYGROUNDS are now open.  Use at your own risk.

Jones Playground is under construction and is currently closed. We'll announce when it re-opens to the public. 

NARA BEACH 2021 SEASON:  Open Saturday, May 29 through Aug. 17.  Beach hours are 9 AM-6 PM.  During Recreation Dept. office non-business hours, you may drop your form off with a check payable to "Town of Acton" at the drop-box located at the front entrance of the Recreation Department, 50 Audubon Drive, Acton.  A beach membership form with a check may also be submitted at the NARA Beach Snack Bar window throughout the season.

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SUMMER TENNIS AND BASEBALL CLINICS JUST ADDED:  We're adding a tennis clinic and baseball clinic to our summer offerings for youth.  Please visit beginning Wednesday to sign-up.


Please click here to view a complete listing of all upcoming concerts and special events. Below are our ticketed concert events.  Tickets are also available at the gate.

Click here to purchase tickets: The Breakers - A Tribute to Tom Petty, Fri, Aug. 6.

Click here to purchase tickets: Terrapin - Grateful Dead Experience, Fri, Aug. 13.

Click here to purchase tickets: Into The Floyd - The International Pink Floyd Tribute with a full laser light show! Sat., Aug. 21

Click here to purchase tickets: Foreigners Journey, Sat, Aug. 28.

Click here to purchase tickets: Broken Arrow - The Music of Neil Young, Fri, Sept. 17

Click here to purchase tickets: Kids MusicFest, Sun, Sept. 26


PROGRAMS:  We are offering many programs during COVID-19.   We offer online registration for most programs and activities.

Click here to register for our programs. 

Click here for the registration form if you wish to sign up via mail or drop-off for bus trips.

Click here for the registration form if you wish to sign up for programs via mail or drop-off.