Mon – Fri: 8:30 – 4:00
Closed from 12–1pm
Ewing, NJ 08628
As of June 20th, the HCC Pool is almost completely booked and the parks have many reservations in place. To inquire about a reservation please call the Hollowbrook Community Center (HCC) at 609-883-1199 for the pool and the Ewing Community Center (ESCC) number: 609-883-1776 x6202 for picnics at the Municipal Complex, Watson Park and Higgs Park.
Are you planning that special party or event and looking for a perfect space to hold it? Whether a picnic area at one of our parks or our public pools, we have a space for you. Our rental staff is committed to helping you find the perfect location for your event. All rentals, whether for picnic areas in the parks or rentals of our public pools are issued on a first come, first served basis for Ewing residents only. We allow two park requests, which must be 30 days apart.
Please note that when reserving a picnic area, you are reserving only the pavilion with the tables and grills. Any adjacent grills and playground equipment are open to the public.
Pool Rental Packages at the Hollowbrook Community Center are offered when the pool is not open to the public . Small pool parties take place at both pools during regular open swim hours.
If you do not want the picnic area of the park after you have the permit, we will need WRITTEN NOTIFICATION (2) WEEKS PRIOR TO THE RESERVED DATE for a refund.
Watson Park is situated on 66 acres off of Upper Ferry Rd and Scotch Rd. The picnic area includes a 30-foot by 60-foot pavilion and is equipped with 1 large and 1 small charcoal cooking grill, electricity, and running water.
The site can accommodate up to 125 people and has 4 picnic tables under the pavilion. There is a port o john on site. If your party consists of over 75 people, a second port o john will be required for your rental. There is ample parking, along with trash/recycling containers on premises.
Banchoff Park is a 70 acre park on Mountain View Rd tucked into the Mountainview neighborhood in the western section of Ewing. The picnic area includes 8 - 10 tables
The site can accommodate up to 125 people. There is a port o john on site. If your party consists of over 75 people, a second port o john will be required for your rental. There is ample parking, along with trash/recycling containers on premises.
The Municipal Complex Park is situated on 40 acres off of Upper Ferry Rd. by the Municipal Building. This facility has 3 soccer fields, a pavilion, picnic tables, ½ mile paved path and the Maj. Gen. George J. Betor Veterans Memorial Park. The pavilion is located in the military park behind the municipal building.
The picnic area includes:
The site can accommodate up to 50 people and has 6 picnic tables under the pavilion. Rest rooms are nearby at the municipal building. There is ample parking, along with trash/recycling containers on premises.
The park is 3 acres and is located on Somerset Street with a playground area, gazebo, basketball court, picnic area. In the rear of the park is a wooded area with walking paths.
This park is in a residential area. While we do not prohibit music during your event, we ask that you be mindful and respectful of the nearby neighbors and keep the volume to a reasonable level.
The park is available for rental on Sunday afternoons from 1 - 6 pm.
There is a port o john on site. If your party consists of over 75 people, a second port o john will be required for your rental. There is ample parking, along with trash/recycling containers on premises.
Located behind the ESCC, this location boasts a gazebo, picnic tables, game areas, and is adjacent to the ESCC community pool. Indoor rest rooms are available.
The site can accommodate up to 75 people and has picnic tables under the pavilion. There is ample parking, along with trash/recycling containers on premises.
The pool at the Ewing Senior and Community Center is a large L-shaped pool with a new splash pad. There is a snack bar, as well as plenty of tables and chairs by the snack bar and chaises poolside. Changing rooms and showers are on site at the historic Trenton Bath Houses.
Areas of the pool at the Ewing Senior and Community Center may also be rented for non-private events. Your party of a maximum of 35 people will share the facility with other pool users. Applicants looking to rent for a private party should check the availability at the Hollowbrook Pool.
Fees for parties are $8.00 per adult, $6.00 per child – with a minimum of 10 people.
The pool at the Hollowbrook Community Center, which is located at 320 Hollowbrook Drive, is a large L-shaped pool, newly renovated and has a splash pad for the kids. Certified Lifeguards are on Duty at all l times.
The pool is available for rent for private parties from 1pm -8:00pm on Saturdays only. The maximum rental capacity is 80 swimmers.
The picnic area rental fee for Ewing residents is $50.00 per date. The fee for non-residents is $75.00 per date. Groups over 75 will need to rent a port o john for $85.00.
Field rentals are $50.00 for (4) hrs. & $100.00 for a full day for residents.
The Hollowbrook Community Center Pool is available for rental for private parties. Fees for a private party is: Resident $400.00 | Non-Resident $450.00.
You may host small groups at either pool. Fees are $8.00 per adult, $6.00 per child with a minimum of ten (10) people.
Additional fees may apply. Priority is given to Ewing Township Residents first.
Submission of your application DOES NOT GUARANTEE that your reservation is confirmed. You will hear back from reservation staff if confirmed, with required additional information and fees.