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Frequently Asked Questions


Is there a parking or admission cost?


Don Edwards Park does not charge a parking charge. However certain events

including: high school games, OHSAA events, tournaments, collegiate games and etc.

are subject to a daily admission cost. All of our movie nights, firework events and

community events are free to the public. If you have a question regarding admission

costs for a particular event please contact us via Facebook or the director of the

tournament/event. No over night parking is permitted and Don Edwards Park is

not responsible for any damage to vehicles. 


What is the parks accessibility for the elderly or handicapped? 

Don Edwards Park does offer a multitude of handicap parking. During league plays and

certain dates individuals are able to drive back to our back fields. However when an

admission is charged parking is limited to the front of our facility and the back fields

can only be accessed by foot. 


Do you require teams to stay at predetermined hotels for your tournaments?

Don Edwards Park has partnered with the Doubletree Downtown to offer the best

accommodations for visitors playing at our facilities. With all of our tournaments and

events we recommend booking directly through our exclusive hotel provider to ensure

the best rate and a smooth stay. The Doubletree Downtown is located at 50 N. Second

St. Newark, Ohio just minutes away from the ballpark. Non-Don Edwards Park ran

tournaments may have different “Stay to Play” requirements; please contact your

tournament director for information. To book your hotel room please call
 740-322-6455


What kind of facilities are offered?

Don Edwards Park and Kiwanis Park features 9 permanently fenced, baseball diamonds

for ages 8U-collegiate level; along with two sand volleyball pits. 6 of the diamonds

have
lights and the parks also offers 3 concession hubs with a full-service concession

stand
with snack cart services, permanent restrooms, a kids area and multiple picnic

tables.


Can I bring in outside food/drink or a grills?

Yes, food and drink may be brought into the park. However, teams are not permitted

to have “meal spreads” in the picnic pavilions of the concession areas. Personal coolers

are permitted, as long as they are soft sided carrying coolers. We ask that you

remember we are a local ballpark that is dependent on concession sales to keep the

show going. NO HARD SIDED ROLLING COOLERS OR GRILLS OF ANY KIND WILL BE

PERMITTED INTO OUR FACILITY. 


Can I bring my pets to your facility?

Yes, we love seeing your furry family members! Pets must be on a leash or under the

direct control of their owner and you must properly clean up after them. We ask that

pets are kept off of the playing areas of the fields and kids area. Check out our

Facebook for information on our "Bark at the Park" Nights. 


How do I know if games are still on in inclement weather?

Our social media pages are the one stop location for live updates regarding the

playability of our fields and information regarding cancellations and schedule changes.

For outside tournaments please refer to your tournament director. 



Is smoking or alcohol permitted? 

Alcohol, smoking and tobacco products are strictly prohibited. Designated smoking

areas are available outside of the fenced complexes.


What are some exciting things to do in Licking County during our visit? 

Licking County and Central Ohio is a truly unique destination with a multitude of

interesting shops, restaurants and attractions! For more information head over to our

Visitors Information Page! Want more information on our county? Check out the

Explore Licking County Website! 

https://explorelc.org


We hope you found this section informative, but if you still have questions,

please contact the Buckeye Valley Family YMCA Sports Office at

740-349-9678.

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Don Edwards Park

429 Ohio St. 
Newark, Ohio 43055
Phone : 740-349-9678
Email : [email protected]
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