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Henry Park

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Facility Information

120 South Street
Vernon, CT 06066
Phone: (860) 870-3520

General Information
Henry Park has a variety of amenities available for public use and enjoyment. 
   - Picnic groves and pavilion
   - Playground
   - Fields for softball and baseball
   - Courts for volleyball, tennis, and basketball
   - Spray Tower (seasonal)
   - Horowitz Pool (season, pool entrance fees apply)


The picnic area, pavilion, athletic fields, Fox Hill Memorial Tower, and Horowitz Pool are available to rent for group events seasonally.  Please click on the links for each individual area below for more info.

General Policies for use of the Park
  • Parks are open to the general public for use on a first come, first serve basis, UNLESS the area is reserved.
  • Parks that are open to the general public open at sunrise and close at sunset.
  • Pets must be on a leash at all times
    • Owners are responsible for cleaning up after pets
    • No animals allowed in pools, lakes, or playgrounds
    • No pets allowed in pool area or indoor spaces except for service animals
  • No alcoholic beverages are permitted on any Town of Vernon property
  • Grills may be used in public parks under the following conditions:
    • Propane must be kept a minimum of 10 feet from any structures
    • Charcoal fires must be completely extinguished before leaving the grill unattended, and cooled coals/ash must be properly disposed of
  • The following items and activities are prohibited on Vernon Parks & Recreation Property unless prior approval from the Director of Parks & Recreation is obtained (The Director of Parks & Recreation reserves the right to update this list at any time to include additional activities that are unsafe or may damage property): 
    • Parking or driving on the grass and overnight parking
    • Repairs to automobiles (changing oil, etc)
    • Metal detectors
    • Set-up and use of inflatables (bounce houses, etc.) 
    • Flying od drones or model airplanes
    • Archery or dart practice
    • Golf playing or driving golf balls
    • Public dumping of off-site trash
    • Riding unregistered motorized vehicles including mini-bikes, motor bikes, ATV's and go-carts
    • Fireworks

Fee Schedule
Fox Hill Memorial Tower
$30 for 3 hours (minimum of 3 hour rental)
$15 for each additional hour
Fox Hill Memorial Tower with staff on site
$100 for 3 hours (minimum of 3 hour rental)
$40 for each additional hour
Picnic Grove
$50 for 3 hours (minimum of 3 hour rental)
$25 for each additional hour
Picnic Grove with bathroom facilities & electricity (required for groups with 25+ people)
$125 for 3 hours (minimum of 3 hour rental)
$50 for each additional hour
Pavilion
$75 for 3 hours (minimum of 3 hour rental)
$40 for each additional hour
Pavilion with bathroom facilities & electricity (required for groups with 25+ people)
$150 for 3 hours (minimum of 3 hour rental)
$65 for each additional hour
 *Use of the swimming pool is not included in the above rental options
*For reservation requests contact Vernon Parks & Recreation at 860-870-3520


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