Mills Pond Park
Office Hours: M-F 12 p.m. to 6 p.m
Park Size (Acres): 152.5
Map and Directions
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Park Facilities and Amenities
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 at least four weeks before your event. Please send your completed form to email@example.com.
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
firstname.lastname@example.org, or download the map.
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 email@example.com.
Only service dogs are permitted in the park.
Service dogs must be under control at all times.
Programming and Events
Please visit our Recreation page for a complete listing.
Adult Softball Leagues
- REGISTRATION for the 2018 Summer Softball Season will begin May 9th. The season is scheduled to begin Monday July 16th.
- Captains will receive a phone call with your 1st game information. All other game schedules will be posted in our daily links below.
- Free Agent Tryouts will be held Tuesday July 10th & Wednesday July 11th at 6:30pm at the softball complex.
Complete the Free Agent Form!
Mills Pond Park offers a dynamic venue with different levels of softball competition: D1 & D2 are competitive, D3 & D4 are recreational. 10-game regular season, season champion team plaque, season runners-up team plaque, playoff for a playoff champion team plaque. 12 awards for season and playoff champions.
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday night league director
Mail Check Payments to:
ATTN: Mills Pond Softball
Holiday Park Social Center
1150 G. Harold Martin Drive
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
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 Line: 954-828-5977 - Option #1 or download our new rain-out line app for the most up to date game information.
Softball Leagues Season Schedules & Standings
Softball Playoff Schedules
Home Run Derby
Participate in our upcoming FREE Homer Run Derby in the Month of May and Win an entry into our upcoming season.
Please complete the registration available at the link below or Contact 954-828-8943 to register.
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
Adult Athletic League Code of Conduct
Adult Flag Football Leagues
- Registration for the 2018 Summer Flag Football Season will begin MAY 7th!
- Games for the 2018 Summer Flag Football Season will begin the week of Monday, June 11th, 2018.
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. This season we are offering: Men’s Division 2 (JOES) on Monday nights and Men’s Division 1 (PROS) on Tuesday nights. Season includes: 8-game regular season, playoffs for the top four teams in each division, season and playoff champions team plaque, individual awards, and playoff 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 or Abrown@fortlauderdale.gov.
Flag Football Schedules, Scores, & Standings
You can check the latest game schedules, scores, team standings, and news online.
Rain-out Line: 954-828-5977 - Option #2 or 954-828-0530
Come join the fun at our on and off-road tracks. ROAR sanctioned. For additional information, contact RCMENNELLA@gmail.com or 954-304-2219
- Practice on Wednesday nights starting at 5 p.m.
$5 for everyone
- Saturday night starting at 7 p.m.
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: www.goldcoastskiclub.org.