Richard Place Park Massapequa Parks Overview Richard Place Park in Massapequa is a hidden gem that many locals don't even know about. This park is very basic, consisting of only a basketball court, baseball field, and playground. Its beauty is in its simplicity, as there is still a nice amount of open grass area between each of these amenities. An important thing to note when visiting this Massapequa Park is that there is no dedicated parking lot, meaning you will have to find parking on a nearby side street, which fills up quickly during a sporting event. We recommend getting to the game or practice early if you need to find parking. This park is mainly used as a field for the Massapequa Coast Little League Organization. The baseball field itself is small and one of the easiest in Massapequa to hit a home run. The trademark of this field is when the outfield becomes covered with dandelions throughout the season. The basketball court at Richard Place is the perfect place to work on your game without embarrassing yourself, as it is usually not as crowded as other nearby parks such as Field of Dreams and John J Burns. The court seems to be the wall of a handball court that hs been placed into the ground. The standout feature of this court is the incredible noisy backboards and rims, that the neighbors can surely hear from down the bloc. Popular Things to do in Richard Place Park: Richard Place Park is a great place to visit with little kids as the playground has a swing set, monkey bars, and more. Many people come here to practice their basketball skills as the court is usually available Massapequa Coast Little League games fill this park up throughout the spring and summer. Richard Place Park Summary Local Nickname: Richard, Richie, Richie Place Address: Richard Place, Massapequa Park, NY 11762 Phone Number: N/A Is Parking Available? Yes, on surrounding side streets. Are Bathrooms Available? No Hours: Monday: Dawn-Dusk Tuesday: Dawn-Dusk Wednesday: Dawn-Dusk Thursday: Dawn-Dusk Friday: Dawn-Dusk Saturday: Dawn-Dusk Sunday: Dawn-Dusk Fields: Baseball Large Open Grass Area Courts: Basketball Other Amenities: Playground Best For: Shooting Hoops Little League Baseball Visiting the Playground Area With Kids View other Massapequa Parks Richard Place Park Massapequa Photos Concrete Basketball Court Legendary Baseball Field The Playground Area Being Renovated Directions To Richard Place Park From The West: Southern State Parkway to Exit 28A South or Long Island Expressway Exit 44 (Seaford Oyster Bay Route 135) Take Route 135 To The Merrick Road East (Last Exit) Continue on Merrick Road for about 2.6 miles East to Block Boulevard and make a left. Follow Bould Boulevard all the way down until you reach Richard Place and make a right Follow the street around the bend and you will come across Richard Place Park on your right side. From The East: Take Southern State Parkway to Route 110 (Exit 32 South) Continue to the end of Route 110 to Route 27A (Merrick Road) Turn right onto Merrick Road and continue about 1.5 miles and make a right onto Richard Place. Follow Bould Boulevard all the way down until you reach Richard Place and make a right Stay the street around the bend and you will come across Richard Place Park on your right side.