Parks & Recreation Department

 Parks & Recreation Department

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Summer Job Descriptions PDF  Employment Application PDF

 Applications may also be found in the Parks & Recreation Office
at 201 South 2nd Street, Elkhart. 


Activity Guide  pdf


                      summer chill                   rhapsody

Gus Macker

3 on 3 Basketball Tournament
July 7 & 8
138 West Hively Ave. -Woodland Crossing Shopping Center
$140 per team

Summer Programming 
Quick Links
day camp  swim lessons   tennis lessons
Registration Forms

Dr. Frank Booth Bark Park
Open Dawn to Dusk
Dog Park
Dog Park Membership Agreement pdf Dog Park Application pdf
$25for the 2018 calendar year.
Webpage with more details coming soon! 
Registrations are currently being taken at 201 South 2nd Street. 

 Elkhart Parks & Recreation Water Facilities
Pierre Moran Pool Ideal Beach McNaughton Spray Park NIBCO Splash Pad
Pierre Moran Pool  Ideal Beach Water Park    McNaughton Spray Park   NIBCO Splash Pad

Click to Visit Each Facilities Home Page  

If you would like to hold an event in our Parks, please complete the following application.
Use and Event Permit Application pdf
It may be mailed or emailed.
Questions please email
  • News
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  • Events
  • Gus Macker Tournament coming to Elkhart
    Wednesday, May 16, 2018
    In his March State of the City Address, Mayor Tim Neese announced that Elkhart would be expanding its signature events in 2018 with the addition of a Gus Macker 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament. The tournament will be held July 7-8 in the parking lot of Woodland Crossing ...
  • Mayor Neese proclaims Saturday, May 19 ‘Kids to Parks Day’
    Tuesday, May 15, 2018
    Did you know that the third Saturday in May is national Kids to Parks Day? This May 19, Elkhart Mayor Tim Neese is encouraging residents to take part in the celebration by spending time at a local park.
  • Park restrooms to reopen for spring season
    Wednesday, May 02, 2018
    The Elkhart Parks and Recreation Department announced today that park restroom facilities will reopen on Saturday, May 5, for the spring season.

Contact Us

Clyde Riley,
Parks & Recreation Superintendent

201 S 2nd St
Elkhart, IN 46516
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  • Phone:  (574) 295-7275
  • Fax:  (574) 522-7808
  • Staff Directory
  • Hours: Monday - Friday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Closed All Day on the Following 2017 Dates: September 4th, November 10th, 23rd, 24th, and December 25th.

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