Discounted Tickets/Passes and Equipment Rentals

TOWER HILL BOTANIC GARDENS:  FREE DAY PASS FOR UP TO 3 PEOPLE

Visit Tower Hill in Boylston where you can take time to enjoy a walk through the Lawn Garden and you will find 350 species of trees and shrubs, or can hike the 3 miles of woodland trails and view the Wildlife Refuge Pond. Visit Tower Hill's website at http://www.towerhillbg.org/ for hours, events and programs. 

  • Reserving the Pass
    • Passes are available on a daily basis and Tower Hill is currently requiring advance reservations.
    • Email the recreation department at recreation@grafton-ma.gov with your date and time of entry requested as well as whether attendees are adults, youth, children, or under age 5..
    • The Recreation Department will check availability for you and then email you the tickets for the day you requested.
    •  Please call the office with questions at 508-839-5335 x1156 or email recreation@grafton-ma.gov with questions.

 

MASS PARKS PASS: FREE DAY PASS FOR 1 VEHICLE 

To encourage everyone to enjoy our Massachusetts state parks and the 450,000 acres of public land that DCR manages, you can borrow a free MassParks Pass from the Recreation Department. DCR’s MassParks Pass entitles the bearer to free parking for one vehicle (excluding buses and passenger vans) at over 50 facilities in the Massachusetts state parks system that charge a day-use fee. Please visit DCR’s website at https://www.mass.gov/visit-massachusetts-state-parks for information on the state parks and recreation areas in Massachusetts. View which parks charge a fee and during what dates HERE.
Click Here for the MA Parks Passport- a fun way to explore the parks!
 
  • Reserving the Pass
    • Passes are available on a daily basis from Memorial Day - Labor Day. Passes reserved on Fridays are additionally valid for Saturdays and Sundays. Click here to reserve your pass - scroll down to the facility 'Mass Parks Pass' and click on the 'Reserve' button on the right hand side. You must have a RecDesk account to reserve your pass. On the left hand side of the page, you can log in to your account or create a new one.
  • Pass Pickup and Return Info
    • Passes may be picked up in the Recreation Office on the second floor of town hall on weekdays between 8:30am - 4:30pm. Passes must be returned no later than 8:30am the next day. Passes reserved on Friday are valid for the weekend and must be returned by Monday morning. Passes may be returned after hours in the Letter Drop in front of the Municipal Center. Please call the office with questions at 508-839-5335 x1156 or email recreation@grafton-ma.gov.

 

ZBER- YARD GAME RENTAL

  • What is ZBer? It is a great yard game that gets better when the sun goes down. The game glows in the dark so it is perfect for some night time fun!
  • Reserve this family friendly game for the night or a weekend for only $10.
 
  • Reserving ZBER
    • Click here to reserve Zber. Reservations made on Fridays are additionally valid for Saturdays and Sundays. You must have a RecDesk account to reserve ZBER . On the left hand side of the page, you can log in to your account or create a new one.
  • ZBER Pickup and Return Info
    • ZBER may be picked up in the Recreation Office on the second floor of town hall on weekdays between 9:30am - 4:30pm. ZBER must be returned no later than 9:00am the next day.  Reservations made on Friday are valid for the weekend and ZBER must be returned by Monday morning at 9:00am.  Please call the office with questions at 508-839-5335 x1156 or email recreation@grafton-ma.gov.