Binghamton Wiki

Recreation Park, commonly called Rec Park, is a moderately sized park and greenspace on the west side of Binghamton.


The park is the location of one of the region's carousels. It's other facilities include two baseball diamonds, seven tennis courts and a swimming pool. There is also a small bandstand. The park has two parking lots, one opening onto Beehtoven St, and the other onto Laurel Ave.


The park is located on the west side of Binghamton. It is bounded on the west by Beehtoven St, on the south by Seminary Ave, on the east by Laurel Ave, and on the North by housing and appartments that face onto Schubert St.

Special Events[]

The Christ Thater Memorial, a criterion bicycle race and 5k road race are based out of Rec Park in August.