The Shoemakersville Park located at 800-1000 Park Street includes a covered stage, enclosed pavilion, covered picnic pavilion, two baseball fields, a basketball court, skate park and a multitude of play equipment covering almost 10 acres.  The park is available for rent from May 1 to October 1. Contact the borough office for available dates.

Park Rental Agreement


The Shoemakersville Recreation Board is responsible for the annual Children’s Fair, Summer Park program and other community events. The Children’s Fair raises money for park equipment as well as the operations for the FREE summer park program. The Recreation Board is in need of new members to continue these wonderful traditions. Please contact the Borough Office if you are interested.

The 2018 Summer Park Program will run June 11 – August 3.  The 67th Annual Children’s Fair will be held Saturday, June 2 with the theme “Make a Splash: Celebrating 50 years of the Shoey Pool.” More information about the Summer Park program and other activities sponsored by the Shoemakersville Recreation Board can be found on Facebook or by contacting the Borough Office.

Apply to be a 2019 Park Leader here.

2018 Park Program Information

The Shoemakersville Swimming Pool opened in 1968. Operations were taken over by the Borough in 2001. The pool is normally open Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day.  Applications for employment are accepted starting February 1. Season passes are available for sale starting April 15. Information about the pool can also be found on Facebook. Please note that Shoey Pool will be open May 25 through September 2.

Employment Applications:

2018 Rates and Forms

Pool Rules:


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