Welcome to HURON PARKS & RECREATION
Creating Community through People, Parks & Programs
Unless otherwise noted, general program registration forms can be found under the "Forms" link above.
Fitness & Fun!
Beach Yoga at Lake Front Park -- Tuesday and Thursday mornings--enjoy the benefits of yoga with a beautiful view! More information.
New Program - Water Aerobics: Shallow water; Low impact Water Aerobics @ Holiday Harbor Marina pool. Click here for details.
Summer Day Camp - Fun weekly schedules!
Ages 6-9. Check out our Summer Day Camp page for the exciting schedule! You may register for one week only--or as many weeks as you choose.
Summer Youth Programs & Swim Lessons
Visit our Programs page for a complete listing of Youth Programs & Swim Lessons. New this year...Basic Sailing Course (Ages 12-17)!
Upcoming Youth Sports Camps: Cheerleading Camp is July 8-10 (Grades 1-6); Soccer Camp July 13-16 (Ages 6-14). Registration Information.
Note: Filled Sessions are indicated on the Programs Page -- please check (especially Swim Lessons) before registering.
Spaces are limited for most summer programs...register early!
RED, WHITE & BLUES BANG at the Huron Boat Basin on Saturday, July 4th. Fireworks at 10: 30 pm. Plus two award-winning, nationally-touring blues bands, starting at 6:00 pm -- Admission is free thanks to our sponsors. Check out the Boat Basin page for details and the entire season schedule.
Best Live Music Venue...Huron Boat Basin!
The Huron Boat Basin was named the Best Live Music Venue by Lake Erie Living magazine!
"Top Ten Beaches" in Ohio includes Huron's Nickel Plate Beach!
The Cleveland Plain Dealer's June 21, 2015 article "The Beach Guide: 10 of our Favorite Lake Erie strands" included Nickel Plate Beach, with "soft sand that's easy on the toes!" Relaxing on one Ohio's best beaches is easy with your Nickel Plate Beach Parking Pass--see order form for details. Visit our Parks page for more information on Nickel Plate Beach, including location map link for directions.
Erie County Health Department Beach Monitoring website posts water testing results. "Huron River West" results are for Lake Front Park, and "Huron River East" results are for Nickel Plate Beach.
Fall Ball @ Fabens Park
Baseball plays on Saturday; Softball plays on Sundays. Season is Aug. 15 - Sept. 27, 2015. No games on Labor Day weekend. Rain dates are the first three weekends of October. League spaces limited--filled by the order registrations are received. Fall Ball Team Registration information. (Sorry, we can only accept Team registrations - no individuals.)
Note: The Spring-Summer Huron Baseball & Softball Youth Program (plays at Fabens Park) is not affiliated with Parks & Recreation. Please contact your child's coach for schedule/weather-cancellation information. Use this link to access the program's website.
First Federal Farmers Market
Wonderful fresh produce, flowers, baked goods and specialty foods. July 16 - Oct. 22, 2105, Thursdays, 3:30 - 6:30 pm at the Huron Boat Basin. Vendor Information. Our thanks to First Federal Savings of Lorain for their continued sponsorship.
Huron Decals - $5.00 each; donation to the Huron Parks Foundation. Click on the Decal above for mail order form. New option: "static cling" decals can be removed without leaving residue!
Park Memorials - Donations
The Huron Parks & Recreation Department offers the opportunity for community members to donate lasting memorials to loved ones within our park system. More information is available on our "Parks" page.
Check out the "Our Programs" link at top of page for program details, and "Community Events" link for details.
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