Do you have any jobs?
Yes we do! We are looking for energetic employees in a variety of areas for this spring and summer. Please check out our JOBS link to learn more!
What types of programs will you offer this season?
Our Spring Fun Times is now available! We are offering many fun and exciting programs for you.
A few highlights include: Mother's Day Plant Sale, Bunny Tales in the Garden, Riverfront FUN, "Color in Motion" Live Butterflies, Parks on Tap and of course....Springtime Fun for All Ages!
When will the Summer Fun Times be released?
The Summer Fun Times will be released on May 3rd.
What about Golf? I’d really like to get out and play. When will the courses open?
The Golf Courses are now CLOSED for the season. They will open again very soon!
McMillen Park Golf Course (260-427-6710) (Closed)
Shoaff Park Golf Course (260-427-6745) (Closed)
Foster Park Golf Course (260-427-6735) (Closed)
I'd like to take a Day Trip or maybe even contemplate a longer trip? When can I do this?
We hope to resume our Day travel program in the future. We are, however, offering some extended trips. Check out the Day & Extended Travel link to learn more.
How can I stay connected to you socially?
You can reach out via our Social Media channels: Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, LinkedIn, and our Podcast link.
What are your park hours? Do they even close?
All 87 Parks generally remain open (weather permitting). At times we need to close a park due to storm damage or high river levels. Our park hours are 6 am-11 pm daily.
When will the spraygrounds open for the summer?
The spraygrounds traditionally open for Memorial Day weekend and close in September (weather permitting) .
When will the drinking fountains & restrooms be open this season?
At this point the majority of the drinking fountains and restrooms are shut down. We will begin opening them up as the weather permits. Please plan ahead before visiting.
I am seeing people not abiding by park rules and I am not sure what to do?
If you notice issues with the public at a particular park please report to the Police Non-Emergency number (260-427-1222) as we rely on the Police for enforcement issues. If it is an emergency, please dial 911.
I have a pavilion reservation and I am unsure what to do?
Book a pavilion on-line or call our office at 260-427-6000 if you have questions. Or you can stop by!
I have a dog but do not have a dog pass. Can I get one?
To obtain a membership to our Dog Parks you may either come into the office with your most recent vet records showing your dog is current on the rabies, parvo and distemper vaccinations or:
Click on this link: https://eform.acfw.net/lfserver/PawsterParkPoochPlaygroundPass;
Fill out the form and attach your most recent vet records showing your dog is current on the rabies, parvo and distemper vaccinations;
Await a call from the office staff to obtain your credit card information;Stop by the office and pick up your gate key and dog tag
Your dogs will thank you for it!
The membership is $40 and expires on December 31st. If you were to wait until July 1st or after to purchase the membership it is $20. If you have additional questions, just give us a call at 260-427-6000.
How do I contact your office? I have other questions that are not covered here.
The Administrative Office (705 E. State Blvd.) is OPEN to the public from Monday-Friday, 8 am-5 pm. .If you prefer, you can reach out to us via phone: 260-427-6000.