Rita J. Mullin Recreational Park 96 Lowell Rd, North Reading, MA01864 Mullin Park is the home of the North Reading field hockey and men's softball teams. A softball field abuts the Edgewood…More apartments, and a large open field anchors the facility. Dogs are permitted, though they must be on a leash, and owners must clean up after them.
Ipswich River Park 15 Central St, North Reading, MA01864 This former farmland was slated for development in the 1990s until the town of North Reading acquired the property by…More eminent domain in 1992. It now boasts two miles of paved walking trails that line the Ipswich River and circle the park, which includes baseball and softball fields, skate park, basketball courts, tennis courts, street hockey rink, and soccer fields. A picnic area and gazebo greet visitors as they enter the park, and tables and benches are located along the trails throughout the park. A canoe launch also is available, with parking for boaters on Central Street. All pets must be leashed and all animal waste must be picked up and disposed of in a trash receptacle.
Operated by the Reading Ice Arena Authority, Burbank Ice Arena is a skating rink that offers open public skating as…More well as private lessons held by the North Shore Skating Club. The open skate schedule can be viewed on its Web site.
Burbank Arena hosts hockey practice and games. Skate rentals and skate sharpening are available on-site. The arena can be rented for public or private events under certain restrictions. Birthday packages are offered, providing each guest with admission, drink and a pizza slice. Discount cards are for sale. For more information, call the number provided or visit the Web site.
Sports, Spirits & Steaks 178 Main St, North Reading, MA01864 Originally re-opened in 1999 as the Big Dog Sports Grille, this bar and grille serves as a veritable North Reading…More sports haven for patrons. Whether seated at the bar or table, customers are surrounded in television coverage of Boston's baseball, football, basketball and hockey teams from more than 60 plasma screens. Choose from a tasty menu offering of steaks, sirloin tips, chicken tips, chili, chops, burgers, fish and chips, salads, thin-crust pizza, New England clam "chowdah" and a large assortment of appetizers while enjoying a beverage from its huge selection of beers on tap or bottled, specialty and other cold drinks. Sports, Spirits & Steaks is also home to Keno, video games and billiards.