Directions to Needham Soccer Fields from I-95
PLEASE RESPECT ALL NO PARKING SIGNS
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DeFazio Park Fields DEF1 & DEF 2 Turf Fields & DEF 3 & DEF 4 Grass Fields. Entrance located at 400 Dedham Ave.(Route 135) To get there take I95 / Rte 128 to exit 17, Rte 135 West towards Needham. Proceed through 1 light. DeFazio Park is then 200 yards on right. Field 2 (Founders Field) is closest to the track and Field 1 (Brock Field) is closest to the Golf Course hill. Field 3 is a natural grass field (Conroy Field) inside the track. Field 4 is a natural grass field (Healy)closest to Dedham Ave
NOTE: DeFazio Park is listed as John McLeod Field on commercial maps and popular mapping websites.
Park in an orderly manner in the lot, leaving space for emergency vehicles. There is NO PARKING on Dedham Ave, or on the neighboring streets or on the field.
Cricket Field Fields CR1, CR2. Corner of Hillside Ave and Sunnyside Rd. I95 to exit 19B towards Needham. Turn right at 2nd traffic light onto Webster St. then 1st left on Hillside Ave. Field is 100 yards on right. Field 1 is the 11v11 field (closest to Hillside Ave); field 2 is the 8v8 near the baseball backstop. Please respect neighbors and park in designated areas.
High Rock School Fields HR1, HR2 (two 8v8 fields) Corner of Sylvan Rd. and Linden St.
From South, I-95 to exit 17 past DeFazio to Needham Center (2nd light). Left on Rte 135, immediately through 1 light and left at post office (200 yards) on Linden St. Through 1 stop sign. Field is 200 yards on right. Field 2 is closest to the baseball diamond.
From North exit 19B to Needham Center. Right on Rte 135, immediately through 1 light and left at post office (200 yards) on Linden St. Through 1 stop sign. Field is 200 yards on right.
Park only in the parking lot adjacent to the field, not on the street. Do not block emergency access.
Hillside School Field HIL 26 Glen Gary Rd. Parking in upper lot.
Memorial Park Field MEM - 1156 Highland Ave. Turf Field with lights - Entrance off Highland Ave. across from Sudbury Farms. I-95 to Exit 19B Towards Needham go 1.4 miles through 4 sets of traffic lights. Park entrance is immediately on left after fourth light.
Mitchell School Field MIT 187 Brookline St. Parking is available off Brookline St. and Lindbergh Ave. Be courteous to neighbors.
Newman School Field NEW 1155 Central Ave.
From South, I-95 to exit 17. Rte 135 past DeFazio to Needham Center (2nd light). Left on Rte 135. Left at 2nd light on Central Ave. School is 100 yards on right. Fields are behind the school. Field 2 is closest to the baseball fields; Field 1 is closest to the Football goal posts.
From North, I-95 to exit 19B. 3rd right on West Street (by train station). Left at end on Central Avenue. Go through 1st light at Rte 135 then school is 100 yards on right. Fields are behind the school. Field 2 is closest to the baseball fields; Field 1 is closest to the Football goal posts.
Do NOT block the tennis bangboard when parking.
Pollard School Field POL. Pollard Middle School is located at 200 Harris Ave. The field is located behind the school at the very end of Bradford Street (which is between Webster St. and George Aggott Rd.) To get there take I95 / Rte 128 to exit 17, Rte 135 West towards Needham. Proceed through 1 light. You will pass DeFazio Park on the right. Continue straight and turn right on to Bradford Street. Follow the road a short distance around to the right to the parking lot behind the school. The fields are located behind the school to the right of the parking area. Do not block emergency access. See Map for Traffic Flow and Parking Plan Field Location Map
Claxton Field –Field CLX 1422 Central Ave. Across from the Recycling Center in Needham. Nearest cross street is Marked Tree Road. Field is located in the outfield of the softball fields. Parking in lot only; NOT on Central Ave. Restrooms are currently under renovation.
Walker Gordon Field WG - located around 150 Charles River St. (between Central Ave and Walker Lane). Park only in the dirt lot NOT on the grass and NOT along Charles River Street.