Parks and Recreation



Lafayette Parks and Recreation is dedicated to providing quality leisure services to the citizens we serve. Please contact us if you have any questions, concerns or suggestions regarding our parks, facilities or programs by calling (765) 807-1500.

The Administrative Office is located in the renovated Columbian Park Boathouse just off Scott Street, adjacent to the Rush Pavilion. Parking is conveniently located near the office.


Department News

  • Boo at the Zoo Volunteer Letter
    Published: Wednesday, August 27, 2014
    August 26, 2014 Dear Zoo Friends: Our annual children's Halloween event, BOO at the ZOO, is just around the corner! We would like to extend the opportunity for your group to partner with Columbian P...
  • Art in the Park 8/6/2014
    Published: Wednesday, August 06, 2014
    NEWS RELEASE Alexandra DeWitt Support Services Coordinator FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 4, 2014 Art in the Park Summer Series Lafayette, Indiana Lafayette Parks and Recrea...
  • Cumulus Unveiling
    Published: Thursday, December 05, 2013
    News Release Cory Ahlersmeyer Marketing and Development Coordinator (765) 807-1545 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nationally Renowned Artist to Unveil Newest Piece at Columbian ...
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