Outdoor Places & Parks You’ll Love In Utica NY

Spending time outdoors is Utica, NY is a great reason you should be saying I LOVE UTICA. Weather you want to find some space in the city to play, walk your dog or just sit and relax Utica NY has a bunch of different places that you can go to enjoy life outside and truly experience all of Utica.

I Love Utica’s Places & Parks to hang out in.

If you’re coming from out of town a lot of these places make it easy for y0u to plan a picnic, BBQ or family party. Or just a great safe place where you can meet your friends before an event or something going on in Utica, NY.

If you’re from Utica and you have not taken the time to go exploring in these parks it’s time you do something about it. Children love running in all the open spaces, and you might have the chance to learn something about our City. And i know if you look hard enough you’ll learn to love it.

Utica NY – General Park Regulations

  • All city parks open at 9:00am and close at dusk
  • No drugs or alcoholic beverages allowed in parks
  • All animals must be leashed at all times
  • No overnight parking in parking lots
  • No loitering after dusk
  • No littering

If you have a cool place that you like to hang out in, Please submit places to hang out, and we’ll add it to our list as long as you’re sharing. You can even share a picture.

Addison Miller Park
York Street and Old Burrstone Road

  • Swimming pool
  • Jungle gym
  • Swings
  • Basketball courts
  • Baseball fields

Chancellor Park
Bleecker Street at First Street

  • Tennis courts
  • Bocce courts
  • Jungle gym
  • Swings

Seymour Park
Euclid Road and School Road

  • Baseball fields
  • Jungle gym
  • Swimming pool
  • Basketball courts
  • Swings
  • Football/soccer field

Wankel Playground
Rugby Road and Gilmore Place

  • Jungle gym
  • Baseball fields
  • Spray pool
  • Swings
Pixley  Playground
Noyes Street and Mathews Avenue

  • Basketball courts
  • Swings
  • Spray pool
  • Jungle gym
  • Football/soccer field

Lincoln Playground
Lincoln Ave and Watson Place

  • Skatepark
  • Basketball court
  • Baseball field
  • Jungle gym
  • Swings

Hirt Playground
Corner of Sunset Avenue and Warren Street

  • Swings
  • Basketball court

O’Connor Park
Mohawk Street and Arthur Street

  • Jungle gym
  • Swings
  • Football/soccer field
  • Spray pool

Quinn Playground
St. Vincent Street & Rutger Street

  • Basketball courts
  • Swings
  • Spray pool
  • Jungle gym
  • Baseball field

Watson Williams

  • Basketball courts
  • Swings
  • Jungle gym

North Utica Park
Fairwood Drive

  • Baseball fields
Hanna Park
Court Street and Broadway

  • Stage
  • Green space

Nurses Candlelight Park
Genesee Street at Oswego Street

  • Landscaping and benches

Public Pools In Utica NY

Open Swim at all 3 city pools is available Monday – Saturday 1:00pm to 5:00pm

Addison Miller
York Street and Sophia Street

Swimming Lessons are offered Monday-Friday from 10:00am to 12:00pm at Addison Miller Pool. Classes available range from beginner to advanced swimmer levels.

Buckley
Culver Avenue and Welshbush Road

North Utica
Servis Place