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:
Lion's Campground will be closing November 25th for renovations. The campground will reopen Summer 2020.
Register for Adult Co-Ed Volleyball at our Register for an Activity page
Register for Lifeguard classes by calling 605-677-8803 or go to wellness.usd.edu
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.