Stanley Park News

Aug 2021

Stanley Park has field space available this fall for soccer along with any other sport which comply with the Park’s Policy. Unfortunately, Westfield FC Fall Youth Soccer will not be utilizing the Stanley Park fields for daily practices and weekend games due to a shortage of volunteers. Anyone or any community wishing to utilize the Park for your sporting events should contact Lisa Gadreault at 413-568-9312 x101 or

Aug 2021

Stanley Park has completed its 2021 Sunday Night Concert Series. The concerts were supported in part by a grant from the following organizations:

  • Sarah Gillett Services For the Elderly, Inc.
  • The Westfield Cultural Council, a local agency, supported by the Mass Cultural Council

We would also like to thank the following Concert sponsors:

Aug 2021

Stanley Park is extremely thankful to those who provided funding to help support the Children’s Programs for the 2021 season. Stanley Park’s Children Programs provide entertainment and educational activities for the children of Westfield and the surrounding communities, free of charge.

Special thanks goes out to the following:

  • The Kiwanis Club of Greater Westfield, Inc.
  • Shurtleff Children’s Services, Inc.
  • Teddy Bear Pools & Spas
  • Trustees of the Westfield Academy

Click "read more" for more information regarding this year's Children's Programs.

Jul 2021

Are you looking for someone to help with your wedding or event at Stanley Park?
Click "Read More" for our Preferred Vendor list.

Jun 2021

We're getting ready to kick off our 2021 season. We are excited to have our Sunday Night Concert Series and Friday Mornings for Children programs back this summer!

Click "read more" for the full lineup.

Apr 2021

During these challenging times, Frank Stanley Beveridge, Stanley Park’s founder, would be very pleased to know that the Park remains a refuge of beauty for our patrons. It is a place where many come to relax, reflect and heal in secure and peaceful surroundings. We would like to thank our amazing community, you help us continue our mission with your unwavering support. We hope you will join us again this year, by renewing your Partner in Preservation membership or by becoming a new Partner in Preservation.

Click the "Support" link above to become a Partner in Preservation and enter "membership" in the notes.

To send your membership via mail click "read more"

Thank you for your continued support!

Dec 2020

Warmest thoughts and best wishes for a happy and safe Holiday Season and a very Happy New Year!

We look forward to seeing everyone next year!

Nov 2020

Have a Happy & Safe Thanksgiving from all of us at Stanley Park!

Nov 2020

Stanley Park would like to thank you for your support. 2020, unlike any other, was difficult for many and we have witnessed many changes to our lifestyles. Stanley Park remains to be a place where people can come to take a leisurely walk or run through the many trails and pathways. This year we have seen so many enjoy the beautiful gardens, recreational areas, and secure and peaceful surroundings. We would like to thank our amazing community, you help us continue our mission with your unwavering support.

Thank You!

Nov 2020

We would like to thank all Veterans who have served and those who are currently serving. Thank you for your service! Happy Veteran's Day!

Click "Read More" to see all of the Veterans' Memorial bricks that have been placed since it's dedication in 2010.

Oct 2020

"Stanley" the Scarecrow is bringing a little more Fall to Stanley Park for Westfield On Weekends' 2020 PumpkinFest Scarecrow Trail! "Stanley" will be out from October 16th - October 31st while the Park is open. Stop by & see him!
Please note that he will not be out on rainy days.

Aug 2020

Stanley Park is open for passive recreation only, from 8:00am-7:00pm. The basketball courts and athletic fields for group athletics remain closed at this time.  Limited restroom(s) are available. For more information click here.

May 2020

Stanley Park will be open for passive recreation only, on Tuesday May 26th at 8:00am. Gate 3 on Kensington Ave will be the entrance to the Park with limited parking for 100 cars for now.
Gate 5 on Granville Road will also have limited parking (only in the marked parking spots). Limited restroom(s) will be available. For more information click here.

May 2020

During the recent closures, you can still visit Stanley Park Virtually! Watch the ducks, geese & swan on our Duck Pond webcams. Also check out our Greenhouse cam and watch the progress of our seedlings as they grow into flowers over the next few weeks.

Mar 2020

Due to COVID-19 precautions, Stanley Park will be closed to the public for the safety of all of our patrons. All of the Gates are locked, however, people can come and walk in the Park or the Sanctuary, at their own risk. There are a few areas of the Park that are not available (i.e. playground, etc).
You can reach the Park offices at 413-568-9312, by email or using the "Contact Us" form. Please stay tuned to our Website & Facebook page for information on the reopening of the Park.

Jan 2020

The Westfield 350th Anniversary Celebration souvenir book is still available to purchase at Stanley Park's Main Office & Development Offices. As a final gift to the city from the Westfield 350 Committee, the book is being discounted at only $10 per copy. The $10 will remain at Stanley Park as a donation.

Thank you!!

Click "Read More" for directions to the Stanley Park administrative offices.

Dec 2019

Warmest thoughts and best wishes for a wonderful Holiday Season and a very Happy New Year!

We are busy working on the 2020 season and we look forward to seeing everyone next year!

Dec 2019

We are proud to participate in GivingTuesday, the global celebration of giving! In this season of thanks. We are thankful for all that we have been able to accomplish this year with your help - from repairing and upgrading our Tennis Courts and Basketball Courts, refurbishing our iconic Rose Garden Fountain, and to continuing to restore the Colonial-era buildings around the Duck Pond, we THANK YOU! Without the support from our patrons and the community, Stanley Park would not be the place it is today. You can support Stanley Park on GivingTuesday by clicking here or using the "Support" link at the top of the page. Thank you!

Nov 2019

Happy Thanksgiving from everyone at Stanley Park!

Oct 2019

Thank you very much to our Run Stanley sponsors, those who volunteered and all the runners, walkers & strollers who attended to support the Frank Stanley Beveridge Wildlife Sanctuary!

Special thanks goes out to the following:

  • Dunkin' Donuts
  • Westfield State University
  • WSKB 89.5
  • DAS Alarms
  • Tighe & Bond
  • IQ Ink

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