Parks & Recreation

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  • Register now for Vermillion Parks and Recreations Community Fitness Class. To register visit our Register for an Activity page.
  • Registration for 5th and 6th Grade Volleyball is now open. To register visit our Register for an Activity page.
  • Lion's Campground will open May 2nd. Campground does not have a dump station.
  • To view the remaining Prentis Plunge Calendar for August/September click here

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

​​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.