Parks & Recreation

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Vermillion Recreation Office

Department Overview

The Department of Parks, Recreation and Golf currently maintains 135 acres of park land and right-of-ways, provides recreational facilities and programs available to all residents, and manages the Bluffs Golf Course. Our mission is to provide recreation activities to the citizens of Vermillion; to provide recreation that is wholesome, safe, educational, and available to all individuals, including:
  • Adults
  • Persons with special needs
  • Senior Citizens
  • Youth

  • Youth Summer Recreation Baseball and Softball registration is now open. To register visit our Register for an Activity page.
  • Sanford power registration will open March 1st. Visit our Register for an Activity page to register.
  • Lion’s Campground will be closing November 25th for renovations. The campground will reopen Summer 2020.
  • Vermillion Parks and Recreation is now taking applications for Spring/Summer seasonal employment, to view a list of Jobs and to apply, visit the Employment page.

​​The City of Vermillion works with the Department of Social Services to provide discounts towards Prentis Plunge passes and other Parks and Recreation Programs. Individuals should contact the Department of Social Services at 605-677-6800 or 114 S. Market Street to determine eligibility.