Mills Pond Park


Mills Pond Parkfield2009
2201 NW 9th Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311

Telephone: 954-828-8943
Fax: 954-468-1568 
Rainout Number: 954-828-5977

Office Hours: M-F 12 p.m. to 6 p.m
Park Hours: 
7 a.m. to 11 p.m.
(Weather permitting and when games are scheduled.)

Park Size (Acres): 152.5

Map and Directions

Get a map to Mills Pond Park.

Adult Slow Pitch Softball Recreation Parks

Park Facilities and Amenities 

  • Concession (Softball Complex)
  • Fishing
  • Grills 
  • Lighted Athletic Fields
    (Baseball, Softball, Football, Multi-purpose)
  • Open Play Area
  • Pavilions
  • Picnic Area
  • Playground
  • Radio-Controlled Cars
  • Recreation Center (with kitchen and chairs)
  • Restrooms
  • Water Skiing

ADA Accessibility Information

For a complete list of accessibility information, visit our ADA Accessibility Information page.


Field Permitting Information

Mills Pond Park is home to the City of Fort Lauderdale's Field Permit Office. The City of Fort Lauderdale requires a permit for use of the Bermuda grass athletic fields.  If you are interested in renting out field space, please submit the Field Request Form pdf  at least four weeks before your event. Please send your completed form to

Pickup games are allowed on a variety of fields and open areas throughout the City during posted park hours without any permit requirement. For more information, contact the Field Permit Office at 954-828-8943, email, or download the mappdf 


Mailing List

If you would like to receive information on our adult athletic leagues or join our mailing list, please send your name and contact information to



Only service dogs are permitted in the park with proper identification. 

Programming and Events

Adult Softball Leagues

Registration for the 2016 Fall Softball Season will begin in July
Games will begin the second week in August
Captains will receive a phone call with your first game information

Mills Pond Park offers a dynamic venue with three different levels of softball competition: competitive, intermediate and recreational. The divisions offered are Men’s, Women’s, Coed, and Corporate Coed. Season includes: 10-game regular season, playoffs for top four teams in each division, season and playoff champions team plaque, and individual awards, season runners-up team plaque. The softball complex is a state-of-the-art facility and truly, “The Place to Play!” Adult softball leagues are offered year-round.

To be added to the following season's team list or for more information, call our front office at 954-828-8943.

Softball Leagues Season Schedules & Standings

You can check the latest game schedules, scores, team standings, and news online.
All requests must be made at least 1 week in advance.
Rain-out Hotline: 954-828-5977 Option #1

Softball Playoff Schedules


Senior Softball

Senior Softball

Relive your youth! Come out to Mills Pond to join fellow softball enthusiasts who enjoy the game. Play among new friends and old and hit it off with your fellow teammates too. All levels of play welcome but only players 50 years old and older can join in and experience the benefits of senior softball.

When: Monday & Wednesday, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Who: Men, 50 years and older 
Info: 954-828-8946 


Adult Athletic League Code of Conduct

Download the Adult Athletic League Code of Conduct. pdf


Adult Flag Football Leagues

Registration for he Summer Flag Football league will be May 9th - June 7th 
ames for Fall Flag Football will begin the week of June 6thadult flag football
Thought you couldn’t play football anymore? Well think again! Get your squad together for Mills Pond Park’s 7-on-7 flag football leagues. We have divisions for everyone! The divisions offered: Men’s 1, Men’s 2, Coed and Women’s. Season includes: 8-game regular season, playoffs for the top four teams in each division, season and playoff champions team plaque, individual awards, and season runners-up team plaque. Adult flag football leagues are offered year-round except for the months of March, April, and May when our fields are closed for yearly maintenance. For more information or to be added to the following season's team list, contact Ben Brown at 954-828-8946

Flag Football Schedules, Scores, Standings

You can check the latest game schedules, scores, team standings, and news online at the links below.

Rain-out Hotline: 954-828-5977 Option #2


R-C SpeedwayRC Track

Come join the fun at our on and off-road tracks. Radio-controlled racing every Saturday night starting at 7 p.m. $10/member, $15/non-member. Practice on Wednesday nights starting at 5 p.m., $5 for everyone, ROAR sanctioned. For additional information, visit



Water Skiing

Waterskiing in Fort Lauderdale at Mills Pond Park has never been more convenient. The Gold Coast Ski Club has actively operated and maintained its stewardship with the City of Fort Lauderdale since 1984. The lake is approximately one-half mile long, spring fed and contains 100-percent fresh water! The club regularly hosts special water sporting events with the City of Fort Lauderdale. Join the club and meet people who have a passion for the sport! As a member you will have access to the private boat ramp, fresh water lake, and at the same time enjoy all the amenities that Mills Pond Park has to offer. (Note: Memberships are yearly and you must be a USA Water Ski member to join.) Boat requirements are listed on the club website, but you don't have to own a boat to join! For more information, please visit our website:

SkiClub Waterskiing

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