Upenn Recreation


Penn Park, located east of the Highline and stretching from Walnut Street to South Streets, features both passive and active recreation and athletic components. Formal and informal play fields are framed and subdivided by canopy trees, lawns, and meadows.

Hours of Operation: 6:00 am – 12:00 midnight.

Open Recreation

Any time listed on the University calendar as “Open-Recreation,” on either Adams Field (Field 1) or Dunning-Cohen Champions Field (Field 2) is available for drop-in use. South Green, located between Hamlin Tennis Center and the South Street Bridge is available for drop-in use, weather permitting.


Reserving Space

The Department of Recreation will accept reservation requests from all Internal/Affiliated groups. These include:

  • Recognized Student groups
  • University Departments
  • Other organizations affiliated with the University


Non-affiliated Groups: Organizations that do not have an affiliation with Penn, should submit their request to Penn Athletics via Facility Rental Request Form.


Hours of Operation

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