Madness @the Park

april, 2022

02apr2:00 pm10:30 pmFeaturedMadness @the ParkJudy Black Memorial Park and Gardens2:00 pm - 10:30 pm Judy Black Memorial Park and Gardens, 1 Green Hill Rd, Washington, CT 06794

Event Details

It’s Basketball Season! Game on!

The country’s biggest month of college basketball has just kicked into high gear! As the full bracket of 68 teams play their way towards the championship, the Judy Black Memorial Park and Gardens invites the community to a free family-friendly event celebrating the tournament on Saturday, April 2. In addition to viewing the final four teams in the double-header semi-finals starting at 5:30pm that evening, there will be afternoon basketball contests for all ages and the park’s first-ever chili cookoff, all starting at 2pm. Join your neighbors for a full day of fun!

Basketball Contests & Chili Cookoff from 2pm – 5pm

* Free Throw Contest
* 3-Point Contest
* One-on-One Matches

Registration now open by age group. Free for all to participate! Prizes will be awarded in the different categories.

Double-Header Final Four Watch Party with Firehouse Grill Food Truck from 5:30pm – 10:30pm

In addition to Madness @the Park on April 2nd, the park will host Watch Parties for the Women’s Championship Game on Sunday, April 3rd at 8pm and the Men’s Championship Game on Monday, April 4th at 8pm. Both Watch Parties are free and open to the public (the food truck will not be on site these two evenings). Advance registration is not required for attendance at either of the championship games.


(Saturday) 2:00 pm - 10:30 pm


Judy Black Memorial Park and Gardens

1 Green Hill Rd, Washington, CT 06794


Judy Black Memorial Park and Gardens One Green Hill, Washington, CT 06794