Recreation Parks & Public Property: Commissioner Thomas DiMaggio, Director

Holiday Inn at the Paper Mill Playhouse

We have secured tickets for the play "Holiday Inn" at the Paper Mill Playhouse for Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 7:00 PM.  The bus will leave the Parks Department lot by 5:30 PM.  Tickets for the orchestra seats and transportation will be $60.00 each.

The show features over 20 classic songs written by Irving Berlin, including “Steppin’ Out With My Baby”, “Shaking the Blues Away”, “Easter Parade”, “Cheek to Cheek” and “Heatwave” and was inspired by the 1942 film.

There is a limit of purchasing 4 tickets per person.  Seats are limited, please call the Parks Department to reserve your seat as soon as possible.

Rockettes Christmas Spectacular

The Department of Parks and Recreation, under the direction of Commissioner Tom DiMaggio, has obtained a limited number of tickets for the Rockettes Christmas Spectacular on Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at 8:00 PM.  The Tickets for the orchestra seats, including transportation would be $90.00 each.

There is a limit of purchasing 4 tickets per person.  Please call the Parks Department at 201-804-2482 to reserve your ticket.

Youth Roller Hockey Registration

Under the direction of Parks and Recreation Commissioner Tom DiMaggio, Lyndhurst Youth Roller Hockey will be holding league registration.


DATE: October 3, 2018 to October 22, 2018

COST: $55.00 per child

AGE: 5 to 13 (Cannot be 14 before December 1, 2018)

Recreation Boys Basketball Sign-Ups & Tryout

The Lyndhurst Boys Recreation Basketball League will hold online registration from September 10, 2018 - October 15, 2018. Visit ( to register your son(s). If you are a returning player, utilize your existing online account from last year. Registration is $80 for the first child, $45 for the 2nd child, and $25 for the 3rd child. All other children are free. Boys basketball is for boys in grades 2-8.

Late registration is from October 15th-30th. There will be a $25 late fee. Tryouts are in early November at the Recreation Center. Times and Dates TBD.

There are no in-person registration dates at this time, but there is an option to pay by check or money order through our website.

Travel basketball sign ups will also run during these time periods. Our boys basketball league has travel basketball for students in grades 3-8. Tryout information will be forthcoming to those participants that sign up.

If you have any questions, please email

Tryout information will be emailed to all participants. Also we would like to introduce our 1st grade instructional league starting in Jan. More info will be posted and emailed at a later date.

Community Clean-Up Day 2018

Lyndhurst Parks and Recreation, under the direction of Commissioner Tom DiMaggio, will be holding a Community Clean-Up Day on Saturday, October 20th, 2018 from 9:00 AM until 1:00 PM.

Volunteers are needed and should meet at the Senior Citizen Center, 250 Cleveland Avenue, by 9:00 AM.  A t-shirt will be given to all volunteers before we start cleaning.  Afterwards, as an appreciation, a gift bag and free lunch will be given at the Senior Center.

Equipment will be supplied for the clean-up as well as bus transportation to and from each location.

For additional information or to sign up early, please call the Parks Department at 201-804-2482.  If you don’t have a chance to call, please do not hesitate to join us that day!

2018 Annual Halloween Parade

Commissioner Tom DiMaggio, Director of the Department of Parks and Recreation announces that the Annual Halloween Parade will be held on Saturday, October 27, 2018 with a rain date of Sunday, October 28, 2018. 

Our “Trick or Treaters” will assemble in the Town Hall Park located on Delafield Avenue at 1:00 p.m.  As we have done in previous years, the youngsters will march past the Carucci Apartments so our seniors will have the opportunity to see them. 

Children of all ages are welcome to participate.  The children will enjoy pumpkin painting, a petting zoo, face painting, dancing to Paul the DJ, a horse and buggy ride, train rides and will receive a goody bag.

Come out and join in the fun!