Dawson Playfield is a place to play multiple sports. It is located at East 90th Street and Portland Avenue in Tacoma. The park includes:
Covered picnic shelter without cooking facilities
Lighted softball field, non-regulation
Outdoor basketball and tennis courts
Uncovered picnic tables
Dawson Playfield is scheduled to undergoing improvements in August and will be closed during construction for the remainder of 2020.
Reservations for 2021 may be made after renovations are complete and up to six months in advance. To check on availability, please call the Parks Administration office (253)798-4199, Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.