Foote Memorial Park Melrose Avenue, Branford, CT06405 A meeting place for residents of the Indian Neck neighborhood of Branford, Foote Memorial Park is bursting with…More opportunities for fun. However, in the summer, campers are frequently seen on the many swings, slides and monkey bars of its several playgrounds. Stroll along paved paths for exercise or take in the baseball games from several spectator benches. In addition, lighted tennis courts are available for Branford residents as well as basketball hoops for dunkin'.
Branford High School 185 E Main St, Branford, CT06405 If you were not aware of how engaged Branford High School is with the community, you will not be able to avoid it come…More spring when the annual BHS spring musical usually takes over downtown. Led by Principal Lee Panagoulias, Jr., Branford High School strives to prepare students for post-graduation and prides itself on the the Senior Exhibition Project, or Senior Ex. Those interested can follow the ongoing projects through its online blog. The program has received state-wide attention and is a model for Connecticut's Capstone Project. The school's sports teams never disappoint -whether it is cross country, swimming, football, baseball, basketball or softball, you can be sure the community will come together to root for their Hornets.
Following scenic Route 146 (also known as South Montowese Street) from downtown Branford will lead you to Sliney…More Field, located in Foote Park—just make sure you take the quick turn into the park after passing Indian Neck Garage.
Sliney field is the home of the Branford Little League, and spring and summer keep the two fenced-in fields busy around the clock. You will also find two baseball fields, one T-ball field, four backstops and four concrete dugouts. The baseball outfields also double as a soccer field, and there is a concession stand.
This park is maintained by the by the town recreation department with volunteer help from the Little League organization.
Located near downtown Branford, Hammer Field & Skate Park offers irrigated open field space, two full-size…More baseball fields, one softball field, two backstops, lighted basketball courts, 20 micro soccer fields, a skate park and a grand stand, which is just over 90 years old, to view it all from.
You can find the Branford Parks & Recreation Department adjacent to Hammer Field with the skate park located in the parking lot in a fenced-in facility.