Parks and Recreation

Creating Community through People, Parks & Programs

Unless otherwise noted,  use General Program Registration form mailed/dropped off at Parks & Rec office -- or use the Online Registration...


Convenient & Easy -- Registration link also on the Youth Programs Page - and Adult Fitness Page.



 Parks & Rec has a new Facebook page!!



-- Check out the live WEB CAM for a real-time view of the Huron River, Lake Erie and the Lighthouse!

-- SPRING & SUMMER FUN... 2018 Parks & Rec Program Brochure and Huron Boat Basin 2018 Schedule


2018 BEACH YOGA @ Lake Front Park -- Session II begins July 3rd. 

10-11 am, Tuesdays and Thursdays

Session I is May 22 - June 28, 2018.  CALL 419-433-8487 TO JOIN SESSION IN-PROGRESS.  Session II is July 3 - Aug. 9. Enjoy Yoga while inspired by the beauty of Lake Front Park; with instructor Karen Polvinale. Class accomodates all skill levels - BEGINNERS WELCOME !   More Information 


2018 Safety Town 

ONE two-week program, held Monday-Thursday mornings (9am-11:30am) both weeks -- No Friday classes.
June 11-14 and June 18-21, 2018 at Shawnee Elementary School.

SAFETY TOWN IS IN-SESSION.  Check out the Parks & Rec Facebook page for photos and updates ! 

Safety Town is administered by Huron Parks & Recreation -- with special thanks to the HURON EAGLES as our Prime Sponsor; and PIED-PIPER as our T-Shirt Sponsors.  Additional thanks to HURON CITY SCHOOLS for the use of Shawnee Elementary and the school bus, as well as the HURON POLICE and FIRE DEPARTMENTS, plus our many program presenters! 


Nickel Plate Beach 

NEW for 2018... The Paddle Shack will be OPEN DAILY at Nickel Plate Beach, 11am - 6pm (weather permitting) from Memorial Day to Labor Day!   

PaddleShack-1.jpgPaddle boards, kayaks, large float devices and misc. beach gear can be rented from "The Paddle Shack" - check their website for hours, products available and rates.  Paddle Shack will also offer snacks & beverages! 

Daily Parking Fee - $6.00/vehicle.  Parking Fee enforced Memorial Day to Labor Day Weekend.  2018 SEASON PARKING PASS ORDER FORM. 

Map to Nickel Plate Beach

Beach Water Quality Testing is conducted by Erie County Health Dept. -Beach Monitoring Program and typically begins after Memorial Day and ends at Labor Day each season. 


Park Shelter Rentals

Most of our parks have Shelters that are available for rentals -- more information is located on our "Parks" page.  After reviewing the information, you are welcome to call us at 419-433-8487 with questions. 



Huron Decals

Decals are $5.00 each; donation to the Huron Parks Foundation. Click on the Decal to the left for mail order form. New option: "static cling" decals can be removed without leaving residue! 


Park Memorials - Donations

The Huron Parks & Recreation Foundation offers the opportunity for community members to donate lasting memorials to loved ones within our park system. More information. 


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