Parks & Recreation
Township of Manalapan
120 Rt. 522 & Taylors Mills Road
Manalapan, NJ 07726
Phone: (732) 446-8355
Office Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30AM – 4:30PM
Winter Park Hours: Mon-Sunday 8am-Dusk (Thursdays 8am-9pm)
Office address: 93 Freehold Road (Route 522)
Mailing address: 120 Route 522
(white ranch next to the MRC football field).
|Jeff Papcun||Superintendent of Parks and Recreation|
|Jim Tumbleson||Summer Recreation Coordinator|
Recreation Advisory Board
- Claudio Alvarez
- Peter Becker
- Jamie Bruno
- Kevin Chester
- Diana Cochran
- Brian Graime
- Jerry Maffia
- Jim Tumbleson
- Eric Winnegrad
Directions to the Manalapan Recreation Center
Via Garden State Parkway
Take exit 123, go South on Route 9 approximately 10 miles to Taylors Mills Road. Make a right. Follow Taylors Mills Road to the end (approx. 2 miles) and make a left at the traffic light onto Route 522. Entrance to the M.R.C. is approx. 100 feet on the right.
Take Hightstown Exit 8 and follow 33 East approximately 10 miles to Millhurst Road (Route 527). Make a jughandle left and follow to first intersection. Make right onto Main Street and go to first traffic light. Make left onto Route 522. Follow for half mile. Entrance to M.R.C. on left.
Via Route 18
Take exit for Route 9 South. Go South on Route 9 approximately 3-4 miles to Taylors Mills Road. Make a right. Follow Taylors Mills Road to the end (approx. 2 miles) and make a left at the traffic light onto Route 522. Entrance to the M.R.C. is approx. 100 feet on the right.
Kuschick Pavilion is the second left off of the main driveway. Building is at the end of the parking lot.
M.R.C. Hours of Operation
October 1st through March 31st (pending program usage)
Sunday through Saturday: 8AM to dusk
Thursday: 7AM to 9PM
April 1st through September 30th
Sunday through Friday: 8AM to 10PM
Saturday: 8AM to 9PM
Splash Pad hours: Memorial Day through Labor Day, weather permitting. Mon-Fri 2pm-7pm Closed during Camp hours (9am-2pm); After August 5th Mon-Fri 11am-7pm. Saturday and Sunday 11am-7pm.
Splash Pad Rentals: Sundays 3:00pm-6:00pm Pavilion included; Resident Rate $150.00 Non-Resident Rate $300.00
NO PETS PERMITTED IN M.R.C.
Directions to Thompson Grove Park:
Take Millhurst Road south across Route 33. Make first left (after firehouse) onto Kinney Road. Make right onto Thompson Grove Road. Entrance to park is on right.