Neshannock Twp. Hess Ice Rink / Pearson Park100% Local
3365 Mitchell Road
New Castle , PA 16105 (view map)
Hess Ice Rink
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Neshannock Township, New Castle, Pa
Enjoy our beautiful scenic one mile walking trail through the woods. Dogs are welcome to enjoy it too. The park also offers 6 tennis courts open to the public, baseball fields, basketball court and a sand volleyball court. A children’s Play Area is in the center of the park with swings and other things to play on. There are also plenty of outdoor grills to have a picnic in the park. There are 2 separate restroom facilities, one next to the baseball fields and the other at the Park Office. The Park Office will be open in the summer every day until 4pm. Stop in to pick up additional information on all park activities going on throughout the summer. Park Office phone number is (724) 652-8842.
There are 6 covered picnic shelters that can be rented for family picnics, birthday party celebrations, family reunions or just to have a day at the park. Each shelter has multiple picnic tables, electric outlets and lights. Call the Neshannock Township building for information on which shelter is available for you. The shelters can be rented for half day or whole day. Neshannock Township Office (724) 658-4972.
The Hutchison Center is an Indoor facility that can be rented for Wedding receptions, Graduation Parties, Birthday Parties or any group function or get together. This building has a kitchen area with a large oven with grill top and 6 burners. It also has a very large refrigerator and stand up freezer. Call the Neshannock Township Municiple Building for reservations or questions. (724) 658-4972.
The Gazebo is in the Center of the Park. Bands play every Sunday afternoon from 3-5pm with a few exceptions. The Gazebo can also be rented for Weddings. Call the Neshannock Township Municipal Office for details.
Neshannock Township Phone Numbers
Neshannock Township Building: (724) 658-4972
(Call for Reservations of Picnic Shelters/Hutchison Center/Gazebo)
Hess Ice Rink: (724) 658-6332
Pearson Park Office: (724)652-8842 – Opens in June
2012 Pearson Park Activities
Easter Egg Hunt – Saturday 3/31/2012 – Starts @ 1pm sharp – 3pm
Prizes, Face Painting, Magician/Balloon Artist, Donuts & Refreshments
Blood Drive – Thursday 5/31/2012 @ 12 noon – 6pm
Tennis Clinic – $25.00 for the week. Call the Park Office to register 724-652-8842.
Grades 1&2 (June 11-15) @ 11am – 12 noon
Grades 3&4 (June 18-22) @ 11am – 12 noon
Grades 5&6 (July 9-13) @ 11am – 12 noon
Grades 7&8 (July 16-20) @ 11am – 12 noon
Adults (July 23-27) @ 11am – 12 noon
Cheer Clinic - July 9-12th from 9am-1pm @ the Hutchison Center. Instruction by the Neshannock Cheerleaders. Call the Park Office for information.
July 4th Celebration – Wednesday 7/4/2012 – Starts at 2pm - 10pm
2 – 4pm - Free Hot Dogs and water, Face Painting, Fire Truck Rides, Inflatable Amusements, Cotton Candy, Balloon Artist
2 - 5pm - Music by the “Red Coat Band”
6 - 10pm - “AMS Entertainment-DJ” Followed by FIREWORKS!!!
*** Bring your chairs or blankets and Enjoy the Day! ***
Community Day – Sunday, August 12th – 12 noon – 6pm
Music by the “Dorals” from 2-5pm, Car Cruise, Ice Cream Social at the
Hutchison Center, Cotton Candy, Face Painting, and a Balloon Artist.
Crisis Shelter 5K Run/Walk – Saturday September 29th
Registration starts @ 7am (shelters 1 & 2). Starts at 9am–3pm.
Call Carol from the Crisis Shelter @ 724-758-8662.
2012 SUMMER MUSIC SERIES
The Summer Music Series begins Sunday June 10th and runs for 13 weeks Every Sunday from 3-5pm. This is Free Music for everyone to enjoy every week. Bring a lawn chair and enjoy the shows.
June 10th Lawrence County Brass Band 3-5pm
June 17th St. Marguerite’s Blue Coat Band 3-5pm
June 24th Wrangler Band 3-5pm
July 1st Following June 3-5pm
July 4th Red Coat Band 2-5pm & AMS Entertainment DJ 6-10pm
July 8th Rick Bruening 3-5pm
July 15th Dante DiThomas Swing Band 3-5pm
July 22nd Train Wreck 3-5pm
July 29th ALB 3-5pm
Aug. 5th “to be determined” 3-5pm
Aug. 12th Dorals 2-5pm Community Day
Aug. 19th “to be determined” 3-5pm
Aug. 26th Red Coat Band 3-5pm
Sept. 2nd “Tentative Rain Date”
If you are interested in helping to sponsor the “Summer Music Series” please call the Hess Ice Rink @ 724-658-6332. Your name will be displayed on the banner at the Gazebo where the music is played every week and also at the entrance of the park. Please call before May 15, 2012, so we can have your name included on the signs. This is a great way to help support the community with the summer activities we here at Neshannock Township try to provide to everyone. We greatly appreciate all who help keep these activities going.