100 E. Walnut Street
C. K. Newsome Community Center
Evansville, IN 47713-1999
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Please take the Parks Survey for the Parks Master Plan
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Next event is September 20 - 9:00am to 11:00am - It's FREE
Healthier U Walk & "Easy at Home Resistance Band Workout" at The State Hospital Grounds
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The Department of Parks & Recreation coordinates and oversees the operation of 65 parks and 21 recreational facilities encompassing more than 2,500 acres of land in the City of Evansville and Vanderburgh County, Indiana.
The Administrative Offices are located next to the Lobby of the C. K. Newsome Community Center, 100 E. Walnut Street. Shelter House Rentals, and C. K. Newsome Community Center room rentals may be obtained at the Administrative Offices. The Department of Parks & Recreation accepts cash, checks, Visa® & MasterCard® for all rentals.
Click on this link for a map of park facilities.
Our mission is, "Creating quality of life opportunities by providing safe environments and affordable programs to enhance fun, fitness, and education for residents of all ages in our community."