Parks & Recreation News

Story Time at Battell Community Center

Join the Mishawaka Parks and Recreation Department for Story Time at the Battell Community Center!

Preschool Story Time is a fun, interactive program where children ages 3-5 will improve their literacy skills. There will be a variety of activities that coordinate with the story including crafts, music, and fingerplays. You can attend Story Time on Tuesdays at 10:00 am or at 10:45 am starting on September 16th and running until December 16th.

For more information call the Parks Office at 574.258.1664.


Robin Williams Movie Night

Mishawaka Parks will be sponsoring a Robin Williams double-feature movie night on Saturday, September 27 at the Beutter Park. The evening will kick off with "Jumanji" starting around 7-7:15pm followed by "RV".

Michiana Renaissance Festival -- August 23-24

The Michiana Renaissance Festival will be held August 23-24, 2014 from 10 AM to 6 PM each day at Kamm Island. Tickets are $12 for adults(13 & up), $10 for seniors, and $7 for children ages 6-12. Children under 5 and military personnel (with ID) are FREE! Drop off canned food items for the Food Pantry when you buy your ticket at the gate and receive $1 off the ticket price for each can you bring.*

Mishawaka Parks 2014 Youth Football Information


 Mishawaka Parks has released additional information regarding practice schedules and draft times for their 2014 Youth Tackle and Flag Football programs.

Youth Tackle Football
Practices will be held at Merrifield Park using the following schedule:

Administrative Office
904 N. Main Street
Mishawaka, IN 46544
Ph: (574) 258-1664
Fax: (574) 258-1736
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Parks Superintendent
Terry Zeller


Director of Recreation
& Special Events

Carmen R. Carpenter