Playgrounds & Parks

With approximately 46 parks, there's always a little bit of something for everyone to enjoy in Elizabeth. Its main parks include Warinanco and Mattano park, both belonging to the County system, and the majestic Veteran's Memorial Waterfront Park.

View a full list of parks and their features.


The Department of Recreation supervises 20 playgrounds/parks throughout Elizabeth during the months of July and August. The days and hours of supervision at each location are Monday through Friday between the hours of 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

View a full list of all the parks Elizabeth Recreation directly supervises.