Location: Pittsburg / Antioch Highway
Hours of Operation: Sunrise to Sunset
||Restrooms, BBQ Grills, Picnic Tables, Play Equipment/Tot Lot, Baseball / Softball Fields, Soccer Fields, Basketball Courts, Horseshoes|
||Yes, you may reserve this Park or Picnic area. Please call (925) 252-4191 to make reservations. |
Central Park is an 8 acre community park located at the corner of Pittsburg/Antioch Highway Bypass and East 14th Street. This park features a multi-use recreation facility incorporating many amenities. There is a newly constructed artificial turf soccer field surrounded by an iron gate fence. This soccer field is lighted for day and night play and is available for rental. There is also a lighted baseball field which is one of the nicest in the area. This field is also available for rentals during the day or night. Central park hosts a full size basketball court with painted lines and a special anti-slip surface on the court.
Other amenities include two horseshoe pits, drinking fountains, snake bar, restrooms, open turf play areas and a 50 car parking lot. There is a large picnic site (capacity 100) with picnic tables, BBQ pits, lights and is naturally shaded by large Fruitless Mulberry trees. This picnic site is available for rentals. Central Park has two large play areas, one hosts a tot lot playground for ages 2-5 and the other has a large playground for ages 5-12. Overall, the site is flat, has good circulation connecting each element, and a view of the hills on the south side. This park connects to Columbia Linear Park with a pedestrian sky bridge that passes over the Pittsburg/Antioch Highway Bypass.