Unreserved picnic area

Sweetgum Picnic Area

Sweetgum Picnic Area

Open All Year
8:00 a.m. to Dusk
Phone 301-344-3944

Sweetgum Picnic Area is located near the entrance of the park.

Sweetgum Picnic Area is a first-come first serve picnic area. There are two sets of playground equipment, a baseball field with backstop, and a large field .

There is a limit of 4 tables and 24 people per group so that everyone may enjoy this area.

There are picnic tables and a restroom in this area.
If your group is larger than 25 people, you can reserve the reserved picnics areas (Holly and Laurel) available for large groups by reserving a picnic area through recreation.gov

Upon entering the park, proceed to the stop sign. Make a right hand turn and the Sweetgum Picnic Area is the first left.

Special Programs:
Any SPECIAL programs should contact the park headquarters for permits and approval.
No organized sports or groups are allowed to use the Sweetgum Area field.

Sweetgum Picnic Area
Enjoy a Fall picnic in Greenbelt Park. Groups of 24 or less.
a picture of the Sweetgum Picnic area
The Sweetgum Picnic Area

Last updated: May 27, 2018

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Mailing Address:

6565 Greenbelt Road
Greenbelt, MD 20770


(301) 344-3948

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