Park Reservations

General Information

Specific picnic areas can be reserved at all parks on a user fee basis. To guarantee park reservations, all reservations must be made at least two weeks in advance of the date of the event.

Park Use

Those who wish to use the park are not required to pay a user fee. However, should a private party reserve that particular area, those who have not paid the park user fee will have to relocate.

Griggs Field


The following require permits:

  • Private picnics, reunions, weddings, special events, etc.
  • Use of jumping balloons, dunk tanks, tents, etc. These must be used in authorized areas only.


The following are prohibited in all City of Alamogordo Parks unless otherwise noted:

  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Fireworks
  • Glass Containers
  • Horses or horseback riding
  • Overnight parking and camping
  • Trucks or motor vehicles on turf or other unauthorized area(s)

Ball Fields

City ball fields are available for rental. To reserve or to inquire about a specific area, please call 575-439-4142.