Hamlin Park sits on approximately eight acres, located two blocks south of Belmont Avenue, with its eastern border abutting Damen Avenue.[frame_center]/wp-content/uploads/parks/hamlin/hamlin_park_play_area.jpg [/frame_center]
The fieldhouse contains a fitness center, two gymnasiums, an assembly hall (with stage), a kitchen, and clubrooms available for rental. Outside, there’s a swimming pool, two senior and two junior baseball fields, a combination football-soccer field, a basketball court, two tennis courts, a playground, and an assembly area.
Dog owners appreciate that Hamlin Park is one of the sites containing a designated dog-friendly area.
With a strong focus on fitness, Hamlin Park offers fitness classes and sports for adults and youth. Hamlin Park also partners with Chicago Moving Company to offer beginner, intermediate and advanced dance classes to the community. In addition, Hamlin Park also offers art, music and exercise classes for tots and preschoolers.
During the summer, besides regular programming, Hamlin Park keeps youth and young teens involved and well-supervised with its popular and affordable six-week Day Camp, Teen Leadership Camp, Music Camp, and Sports Camp.
In addition to programs, Hamlin Park hosts special events, such as its annual Boxing Show. Hamlin Park Baseball Association is a not-for-profit organization which provides competitive baseball for boys and girls, ranging from ages 5 to 19. HPBA is staffed by parent volunteers.