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Rainier Playfield

Address: 3700 S Alaska St, 98118 (Map It)
Seattle Parks and Recreation Information:
(206) 684-4075 | Contact Us TTY Phone: (206) 233-1509

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  • Basketball (Full)
  • Community Center
  • Tennis Court (Outdoor)
  • Tennis Lights
  • Play Area (ADA Compliant)
  • Football
  • Baseball/Softball


4 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.


Acreage: 9.5


Rainier Playfield was originally named Columbia Playfield, which was then the name of the pioneer town in the vicinity. In 1928, upon petition on behalf of the Rainier Business Mens Club, the name was changed to Rainier in appreciation of the field's mountain view.

(Edited from the files of Don Sherwood, 1916-1981, Park Historian.)

To learn more about Seattle Parks and Recreation, including historic landmarks, military base reuse, and the Sherwood History Files, view our Park History.


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