Sports Fields

​Bellingham Parks and Recreation has a variety of options available for seasonal, occasional or tournament play.  Our fields are available  football, soccer, baseball, track and more.  

Civic Stadium

civic field

This sports facility includes a track, large multipurpose field, restrooms and covered stadium that seats up to 3,800 guests.  This facility hosts many school district games and sports leagues.

Joe Martin Stadium

Joe Martin Stadium

Joe Martin Stadium is the premier place to play ball in the City of Bellingham. This turfed baseball fields hosts all levels of baseball and is home to the Bellingham Bells. With a seated capacity of up to 1,600 guests, this facility is available for reservations year-round. 

Athletic Fields

athletic field

A variety of athletic fields are available from reservations from February to November.  

Frank Geri Softball Fields – 4 regulation softball fields located on Puget Street
Downer Fields – 2 softball fields located off of Lakeway Drive on Potter Street
Squalicum Creek Park – 3 ball fields located on Squalicum Way


All organized play requires a reservation. Please give our recreation coordinator a call at (360) 778-7000 and we’ll be happy to help you. 


Athletic Field Reservation Application
Facility Rentals
Facility Fees
Reservation Policies
Cancel a Reservation
Special Requests / Events


Monday – Friday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm:  (360) 778-7000
After hours, Weekends & Holidays Service Issues:
(360) 778-7700
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