Parks and Recreation

Contact Information

Denise C. Retz, Parks Superintendent

Phone: 765-983-7275

Fax: 765-983-7279


2200 E. Main Street, Richmond, IN 47374


Monday–Friday: 8am–5pm



Additional Contact Info

Mailing Address
Richmond Parks and Recreation
50 North 5th Street; Richmond, IN 47374

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Special Announcement: Register for Park E-Newsletters

Welcome to the homepage of the Richmond Parks and Recreation Department. We're your pathway to fun! Great parks, great programs, great events, all family friendly!

Our mission at Richmond Parks and Recreation Department is to provide for the positive development and well-being of the Richmond community through the provision of parks, greenways, trails and recreational programming and facilities while working in cooperation with other service providers and partners in the community to maximize all available resources.

Stay Updated
There are a lot of things happening around here! Check out local community calendars such as Waynet and Visit Richmond to see our events and other activities happening in our community! Subscribe to our Facebook events so you will know about events as soon as they are posted, and follow us on social media so we can keep you in the know! Our E-Newsletters are just bursting with information! Sign up for Park Monthly E-Newsletters below to know what's coming up: Register here

Find the Fun
There is so much to do this summer. Luckily, we have a guide that highlights the events you should check out! We are ADA compliant. Please click here for more information.

Your Event in the Park
We have enclosed and open-air shelters throughout Richmond. Look though our Shelter Rentals and find the perfect place to hold your next party, family reunion, or other event!

Get Involved
We have many programs and services for people of all ages. Learn more about them and get registered! Registration forms are provided with each event.

Support the Parks
We need help pulling off so many great free programs for you and your family to enjoy! How about helping us out at one of them? Become a Friend of the Park, sponsor an event or volunteer to help! We're always looking for more businesses and people to contribute to our programs.

Get in Touch
Contact us and let us know what you think. We love to get feedback. Send us a comment about our programs or report a problem in one of our parks at


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