Parks and playgrounds Find a park or playground in Croydon, park opening and closing times, parks maintenance schedule, outdoor gyms, hire a park and park byelaws. COVID-19 parks and organised sports and activities updates Coronavirus updates for people using Croydon parks and open spaces and taking part in organised sports and physical activities. Helping and improving Croydon's parks and open spaces Volunteer to help improve Croydon's parks and open spaces, 'Ambitious for Croydon's parks', a programme of work to maintain sustainable, high quality parks and help conserve Croydon's open spaces. Allotments in Croydon The allotment waiting list, Croydon Council allotment sites, information for plotholders and independent allotment societies. Grounds maintenance Our grounds maintenance teams look after all Croydon parks and open spaces. Find out their schedule of works and more about the wildflower verge trial. Regeneration of parks and public spaces Regeneration and improvements that we are making to parks and public spaces in the town centre area. Locally listed historic parks and gardens Locally recognised parks and gardens. The council will take the area’s special interest into account in planning application decisions.