ATHLETIC FACILITY INFORMATION 

SANDPINE PARK CLOSURE

Sand Pine Park is scheduled to close on September 20, 2021 until the early Spring/Summer of 2022. Work on the park will include the following facility upgrades:

  • New restroom building
  • New pavilion
  • New field surfacing
  • New sports lighting
  • New sport court surfacing
  • New playground and fitness equipment
  • Sidewalk repairs

Construction timeline is subject to change depending on material deliveries, weather and unforeseen conditions.

Field Permit

The fees below will be charged for issuing a permit for any adult group (and in certain circumstances, youth groups) requesting usage of a Recreation Services Department operated field.

Policies

  1. Fields are closed M-F from 7am - 2:30pm to allow staff to perform field maintenance.
  2. Fields are available to the public for open play, on a first come first serve basis, (permit not needed) UNLESS: 
    •  exclusive use desired
    •  field is closed for maintenance
    •  field is closed due to wet conditions
    •  field is permitted to another user
    •  usage after dusk  
    •  use entails instruction/teaching, drills or training aids such as cones, flags, ladders, ropes, etc.                                                                             
    • officials and/or uniforms used
    • if 12 or more users are on the field                                                            
  3. Instruction/teaching is prohibited unless a permit is obtained or entity has City approval.
  4. Organized play (uniforms, official, etc.) not affiliated with Recreation Services Department (RSD) users, shall require a permit, RSD approved insurance and a signed Indemnification/Hold Harmless form.
  5. No person shall engage in any commercial activity for compensation, within the limits of any Parks & Recreation area, unless acting by and under the authority of the City, as per City of Boca Raton Municipal Code, Chapter 11, Article III, Sec. 11-64.
  6. Fields are to be used per their design and intended purpose.  Activities deemed dangerous, improper or that violate the designated/intended use of the facility (for example but not limited to, motorized toy cars, rocket launching, golf, etc.) are prohibited.
  7. Failure to comply with Recreation Services Department and/or City policies will result in removal from facility. 
  8. For games, leagues, tournaments, multiple or continuous usage, residency status will be determined by submitted roster, with residency being based on 66% of the group being residents.
  9. Refunds will be made for permits cancelled by the Athletics Department due to inclement weather causing field closure.
  10. Adult sports groups shall pay for field lining, if the lining does not already exist. 
  11. General Public permits: up to two uses per month, per household, permit will be based on single person residency status.
  12. For additional information or to obtain a permit, call 561-393-7826.

Field Rental Fees: (Rental Fees Include Tax)

Field rental fees for Residents and Non-Residents. *** For out of state schools, a $250.50 permit fee will be charged in addition to non-resident fees to cover long distance calls, faxes and staff time associated with collecting insurance.
Facility Resident (per hour) Non-Res. (per hour)
Baseball / Softball Field $28 $157.50
Soccer / Football Field
$33.75 $185.75
Inline Hockey Rink
$40.25 $241.50
Basketball Courts (Outdoors)  $19 $107
Volleyball Courts (Outdoors)  $19 $107
Batting Cage  
$19 $107

Miscellaneous Additional Services:

Fees for additional services.
Service Fee
Drag and line Baseball / Softball field $40
Repaint existing Soccer / Flag Football / Rugby field $110

Repaint existing Tackle Football field $150
Initial field layout - limited availability
Fee based on staff and material costs plus 10% administrative fee

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