GIRARD PLAYGROUND: Locations and Directions

* Gymnasium
Aerial-Playground
Girard Playground
Located on corner of Irving and St Martin St

Main Office
Basketball - Volleyball - Bounceball - Meeting Rooms


Get Map to *  Gymnasium 5300 Irving Street
Metairie, Louisiana 70003
girard_vikings@yahoo.com
Phone: 504.838.1038

* BB - Dixie Youth Field
The Dixie Youth Baseball Field (Field 2) is located on the West Esplanade side of Girard Playground. It is past the concession stand and has a large covered bleacher with fans for your comfort.

Leagues that use the DY field are:

11-12's (all leagues)
9-10's (American League)


Get Map to * BB - Dixie Youth Field 5300 Irving Street
Metairie, Louisiana 70003

* BB - Field 3
Field 3 is located adjacent to the West Esplanade parking lot. Age Groups playing include 7/8 Baseball (Americans and Nationals).

Get Map to * BB - Field 3 5300 Irving Street
Metairie, Louisiana 70003

* BB - Pony Field
The Pony Field (Field 1) is the largest baseball field (60/90) and is on the northeastern corner of the park. Access to this field is from the Gym parking lot, then to the right after passing the tennis courts.

Field 1 is used for all baseball ages 13 and up.


Get Map to * BB - Pony Field 5300 Irving Street
Metairie, Louisiana 70003

* BB / SB - Field 5
Field 5 is located in the middle of the park, adjacent to the restroom facility. It is equidistant from both the Gym and West Esplanade parking lots.

Age groups using Field 5 are 6 and Under baseball and softball, and some 7/8 and 9/10 (NL) year olds.


Get Map to * BB / SB - Field 5 5300 Irving Street
Metairie, Louisiana 70003

* Football / Soccer Field
Located on the West Esplanade entrance to Girard.

All 9 and over Football and Soccer games are played on this field.

Bleachers are provided for both sides.


Get Map to * Football / Soccer  Field 5300 Irving Street
Metairie, Louisiana 70003
Supervisor: Harold Buhler
girard_vikings@yahoo.com
Phone: 504.838.1038

* Soccer - U6 Field
U6 Soccer is played in the outfield of the Pony baseball field (big field).

The Gym parking lot provides the closest access.


Get Map to * Soccer - U6 Field 5300 Irving Street
Metairie, Louisiana 70003

* Soccer - U8 Field
Located on Baseball Field 5 by Tennis Court/Batting Cage. Uses smaller goals and smaller field. Ages 8 and under.

Get Map to * Soccer - U8 Field 5300 Irving Street
Metairie, Louisiana 70003
Harold Buhler (Supervisor)
girard_vikings@yahoo.com
Phone: 504.838.1038

* Softball - Field 4
Field 4 is the main softball field for older girls. It is located on the St Martin St side of the park, and is equidistant from both the Gym and West Esplanade parking lots.

Get Map to * Softball - Field 4 5300 Irving Street
Metairie, Louisiana 70003

*GIRARD PLAYGROUND*
Home of the Vikings!

Get Map to *GIRARD PLAYGROUND* 5300 Irving Street
Metairie, Louisiana 70003
girard_vikings@yahoo.com
Phone: 504.838.1038

Santa Rosa Sports Plex (Pace, Florida)
Site of annual Girard Dixie Youth Baseball Team warm-up tournament

Get Map to Santa Rosa Sports Plex (Pace, Florida) 5976 Chumuckla Highway
Pace, Florida 32571

Ponchatoula Recreation Park
Site of 2008 Dixie Youth Majors South Regional Tournament, where the GIRARD VIKINGS DY ALLSTARS will play

(I-12 Airport Rd Exit, south to North Hoover Rd, ballfields on your left)


Get Map to   Ponchatoula Recreation Park 19030 Ponchatoula Parks Dr
Ponchatoula, Louisiana 70454
Phone: 985.370.7799

JPRD-East Softball Complex
Home of all JPRD-East Softball over age 12

Get Map to  JPRD-East Softball Complex 6928 Saints Drive
Metairie, Louisiana 70003
Phone: 504-736-8461

JPRD: Harahan Playground

Get Map to  JPRD:  Harahan Playground 6601 10th St
Harahan, Louisiana 70123
Phone: 504-737-2166

JPRD: Jefferson Playground
Located off of River Road, adjacent to Riverdale High School (Track and Field Venue)

Get Map to  JPRD:  Jefferson Playground 4100 South Drive
Jefferson, Louisiana 70121
Phone: 504.838.1031

JPRD: LaSalle Park (Soccer Fields)
JPRD Logo LG
LaSalle Park link
Airline Drive by Zephyr Field (Home of JPRD-East Soccer Allstar Championship Tournaments)

Get Map to  JPRD:  LaSalle Park (Soccer Fields) 6600 Airline Drive
Metairie, Louisiana 70003
Phone: 504.731.4726

JPRD: Little Farms Playground
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Little Farms Pirates

Get Map to  JPRD:  Little Farms Playground 10301 South Park
River Ridge, Louisiana 70123

JPRD: Miley Playground
Logo - Miley
Miley Cardinals (website)
Baseball: Dixie Youth and 9/10 games normally will be played on the DY field along West Metairie Ave (on the corner of Sadie Avenue). That field is closest towards the city, not David Drive.

Other games could be played on the Saints Drive field behind the JPRD "Blue Building"

NOTE: Due to construction on the canal, parking may be limited on the neutral ground near the DY field. The gym parking lot is another option.


Get Map to  JPRD:  Miley Playground 6716 W. Metairie Avenue
Metairie, Louisiana 70003
Phone: 504-736-8461

JPRD: Bright Playground
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Bright Falcons

Get Map to  JPRD: Bright  Playground 3401 Cleary Avenue
Metairie, Louisiana 70002
Phone: 504-838-1037

JPRD: Cleary Playground
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Cleary Rebels
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Get Map to  JPRD: Cleary Playground 3700 Civic Avenue
Metairie, Louisiana 70001
Phone: 504-838-1033

JPRD: Delta Playground
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Delta Eagles
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Get Map to  JPRD: Delta Playground 8301 W. Metairie Avenue
Metairie, Louisiana 70003
deltainfo@cox.net
Phone: 504-736-8463

Adams Middle School
Practice Area for Girard Teams in Gym and for Baseball/Softball

Get Map to Adams Middle School 5525 Henican Place
Metairie, Louisiana 70003
Phone: (504) 887-5240

Country Day High School
Home to Biddy Basketball games 2006-2007

Get Map to Country Day High School 300 Park Road
Metairie, Louisiana 70005
Phone: (504) 837-5204

JPRD-West: Belle Terre Playground
JPRD-West (Home of Biddy Basketball Tournaments)

Get Map to JPRD-West:  Belle Terre Playground 5600 Belle Terre Road
Marrero, Louisiana 70072

JPRD-West: Kings Grant Playground
Track and Field Venue - 9 and 10 Baseball Tournament

Get Map to JPRD-West:  Kings Grant Playground 3805 15th Street
Harvey, Louisiana 70058
Phone: 504.349.5040

JPRD-West: Terrytown Playground
Located on the West Bank in Terrytown

Home of JPRD Preseason Dixie Youth Tournament


Get Map to JPRD-West:  Terrytown Playground 641 Heritage Avenue
Terrytown, Louisiana 70056
Phone: 504-364-3683

JPRD: Lakeshore Playground
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Lakeshore Indians
Lakeshore is located on the southeast corner of West Esplanade Avenue and Oaklawn Drive in the Bucktown area of Metairie

Get Map to JPRD:  Lakeshore Playground 1125 Rosa Avenue
Metairie, Louisiana 70005
GEORGE WYMAN, Center Supervisor
Phone: 504.838.1034

JPRD: Pontiff Playground
Logo - Pontiff
Pontiff Blue Devils
The Pontiff Gym was destroyed during Hurricane Katrina. Please check with your coaches where basketball/volleyball games at Pontiff will be played.

Get Map to JPRD:  Pontiff Playground 1521 Palm Street
Metairie, Louisiana 70001
Phone: 504-838-1035

LARAYO Park (Laplace Recreation and Youth Organization)
The Ballpark is in Laplace, Louisiana. You can only reach the park from West 5th Street (turn on Bradford) - you cannot cross directly from US61 (Airline Hwy) over the railway tracks. Get a map and directions by clicking on the compass.

Get Map to LARAYO Park (Laplace Recreation and Youth Organization) 401 Bradford Place
Laplace, Louisiana 70068
Terry Bordelon
info@larayo.com
Phone: (985) 359-9446

St Martin's Episcopal High School
Home to Biddy Basketball games 2006-2007

Get Map to St Martin's Episcopal High School 5309 Airline Drive
Metairie, Louisiana 70003
Phone: 504.736.8802

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