Softball (Coed)


Coed Summer Softball

Grab some of your friends and play coed summer softball through Bismarck Parks and Recreation District.

Dates Days Time Location
May 31-July 19 Sun 6:30pm Cottonwood, 2506 12th St. SE

Fees and Location

  • $140 sponsor fee (Includes state sanction fee and beverage permit) and $30/player
  • Minimum of 13 players
  • Cottonwood Park, 2506 12th St.

Safety protocols

Safety protocols that are in place at this time are listed here. Please know this situation is ever-changing, and protocols could fluctuate throughout the summer in accordance with the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the ND Department of Health guidelines.

  • Participants and staff should stay home if not feeling well.
  • Please bring your own hand sanitizer for your use.
  • Smaller group sizes will be created to allow for physical distancing for participants and staff.
  • All equipment will be wiped down between program sessions.
  • Personal protective equipment, water bottles, food and drink should not be shared with others.
  • Avoid unnecessary contact such as handshaking or high fives.
  • Additional safety protocols will be shared with participants when the program begins.

Please let us know if you have any questions. We will work hard to provide a fun, safe and healthy experience for all.


Coed Fall Softball

Summer may be nearly over, but softball is not. Bismarck Parks and Recreation District runs a fall coed softball program. Rosters and fees are due by August 14.

  • This is an USA Softball wooden bat only league. Bats are provided by Bismarck Parks and Recreation District.
  • Umpires are provided when possible.
Date Day Time
August 24-October 5 M or W 6:30pm Early Games
August 24-October 5 M or W 8:45pm Late Games

Fees and Location

  • $140 sponsor fee (Includes state sanction fee and beverage permit) and $30/player – if received on or before August 14.
  • $150 sponsor fee (Includes state sanction fee and beverage permit) and $35/player – if received August 15 or later.
  • Minimum of 13 players
  • Clem Kelley Athletic Complex, 517 West Arbor Ave.

League Tournament

  • Saturday, September 19

Rainout/Inclement Weather Policy

Decisions are made by 5pm. All games are at the discretion of the umpire should conditions be questionable at game time. Please check the Bismarck Parks and Recreation District website ALERT bar on the front page of the website. You may also choose to “Like” the BPRD Facebook page, since weather notifications are also posted there. You can also call the BPRD information line at 222-6479.


Softball Weekend Diamond Reservations

All Bismarck Parks and Recreation District softball and baseball diamonds are available for practice on weekends on a reservation basis. To reserve a diamond call 222-6455 for field assignment and reservation slip. All softball association teams are assigned practice times prior to the start of the season, beginning in April. Once the season begins, teams must call the Bismarck Parks and Recreation District Office to reserve a diamond. Call Friday for weekend reservations. The time limit is one hour.