Deering Oaks is a wonderful park for children 2 to 92. Every Saturday morning there is a Farmer's Market from 7am to Noon. In the park you will find a spectacular Duck Pond complete with a Duck House and Water Fountain. There are Tennis Courts, a Baseball field, Volleyball Court, and Basketball Courts. For the young ones there is a  playground and accross the cobblestone foot bridge is a wadding pool with water spouts. Through July and August there are Summer Concerts in the Park for all ages. The history of this park extends back to the early 1700's. While in the park stop by the Castle, where folks can help with any travel questions.