Knox Parks & Recreation Department
Park Hours: 5:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Karl Swihart, Director of Parks and Recreation
101 West Washington Street
Knox, Indiana 46534
Park Maintenance Office: (574) 772-2342
In case of an emergency, Dial 911 or contact the Knox City Police at (574) 772-4122.
Facility / Field Use Policy and Field Use Form - This form is not for the Park Shelter rental. To reserve a Park Shelter, please call 574-772-3032.
- Kids Art in the Park
- Youth Sports Camp Registration
- Men's & Coed Softball Registration
- Youth Beach Volleyball Registration
- Knox Park & Recreation Facebook Page
Fill out the form below to send the Knox Parks and Recreation Department a message.
The Wythogan Park is located at the north side of Knox. It is developed with many large shade trees, walking trails, playground equipment, basketball court, tennis court, restrooms, picnic tables, shelters, (which can be reserved at the Clerk- Treasurers Office). A newly constructed Skateboard Park is also available for additional updates and improvements. Sandy Acres Park is also available for shelter rental.
The Splash Pad will open at Wythogan Park on Memorial Day Weekend and close after Labor Day Weekend each year. The Splash Pad is open 7 days a week.
Wythogan Performance Stage
Rental of the Wythogan Park Performance Stage is available by calling the Clerk-Treasurer's office at 574-772-3032. Certain Rules do apply and the rates are as follows:
- $50.00 per hour - up to four (4) hours
- $350.00 for four (4) hours or more
If the Mayor determines that it is in the best interest of the City to waive any portion or the entire fee, he may do so.
Rules are as follows:
No tables will be permitted on the stage. Requests for any tables to be placed on the stage will require pre-approval. No grills, fireworks, smokers or fire pits will be allowed on the stage.
Wythogan Skate Park
The Skate Park is open daily during normal park hours.