Discounted Tickets, Passes & Equipment Rentals

ZBER - YARD GAME RENTAL: NIGHT OR WEEKEND RENTAL FOR $10

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 and you can reserve this family friendly game for the night or a weekend for only $10. Watch how to play

  • To reserve ZBER, please first complete a profile HERE if you don't already have one. Once completereserve your date (either a weekday or a Friday-Sunday) and make payment HERE
  • PICK UP AND RETURN INFO: Pick up the equipment between 9am-4pm of the selected date at the Grafton Town Hall and return the following morning by 8:30am.

 

PICKLEBALL EQUIPMENT RENTAL: FREE DAY OR WEEKEND RENTAL

The Rec Department has paddles (4), balls and a portable pickleball net (3) you can borrow, so you can try the game anywhere including the courts at our own Ferry St. Park!

  • To reserve pickleball equipment, please complete a profile and sign a waiver HERE, then email recreation@grafton-ma.gov with your requested date (either a weekday or a Friday-Sunday) and needed equipment.
  • PICK UP AND RETURN INFO: Pick up the equipment between 9am-4pm of the selected date at the Grafton Town Hall and return the following morning by 8:30am.

 

NEW ENGLAND BOTANIC GARDEN AT TOWER HILL:  FREE DAY PASS FOR UP TO 3 PEOPLE

Visit New England Botanic Garden at Tower Hill in Boylston where you can take time to enjoy a walk through the Lawn Garden and find 350 species of trees and shrubs, hike the 3 miles of woodland trails and view the Wildlife Refuge Pond, enjoy educational opportunities, savor a bite at the farm to table cafe, visit the Garden shop and more. Discounted tickets are available for special events such as Night Lights, Fairies Aglow, as well as workshops and classes. Visit NEBG's website for hours, events and programs. 

Passes are available for a weekday or Friday-Sunday.
  • To reserve a pass, please first complete a profile HERE if you don't already have one. Once complete, click HERE to reserve your date (either a weekday or a Friday-Sunday).
  • Special ticketed events such as Night Lights and Fairies Aglow as well as workshops and classes are not covered by this pass. Discounted rates apply and reservations and payments can be made through the Recreation Office.
  • PICK UP AND RETURN INFO: Pick up pass on the selected date between 9am-4pm in the Recreation Office on the second floor of town hall on weekdays and return the following morning by 8:30am. Passes may be returned after hours in the grey Payment Dropbox in front of the Municipal Center.

 

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 HERE for information on the state parks and recreation areas in Massachusetts. View which parks charge a fee and during what dates HERE. 
 
Passes are available for a weekday or Friday-Sunday.
 
  • To reserve a pass, please first complete a profile HERE if you don't already have one. Once complete, click HERE to reserve your date (either a weekday or a Friday-Sunday)
  • PICK UP AND RETURN INFO: Pick up pass on the selected date between 9am-4pm in the Recreation Office on the second floor of town hall on weekdays and return the following morning by 8:30am. Passes may be returned after hours in the grey Payments Dropbox in front of the Municipal Center.