Mon - Fri: 8:30 - 4:30
(609) 883-2900 
2 Jake Garzio Drive
Ewing, NJ 08628

Higgs Park

The charming 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. It was named for Florence S. Higgs, beloved educator and principal of the former Ewing Park Elementary School that was located on the site.

Higgs Park is great for...

Passive recreation: Enjoy a quiet walk on a short walking trail, a picnic in the picnic grove at the end of the block, or sit in the gazebo while the kids play in the playground.

Active recreation: Enjoy a pickup game of basketball on our basketball court.


  • Higgs Park offers the following facilities:
    playground area
  • gazebo
  • basketball court
  • picnic area 
  • 3 grills
  • walking paths


Park Guidelines

  • Park Is closed From Dusk To Dawn
  • Pick Up All Trash
  • Keep Pets Under Control
  • Please Respect the Privacy of Neighbors
  • Adult Supervision in Playground Area Is Strongly Recommended
  • No alcoholic beverages, illegal drugs and other controlled substances are permitted.
basketball court   Restrooms   Playground   Sheltered Picnic Area   Hiking trail  


Municipal Building 
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Ewing, NJ 08628 
(609) 883-2900 
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Ewing, NJ 08628 
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Ewing, NJ  08638
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Ewing Animal Shelter 
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Ewing, NJ 08618
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