Parks & Recreation

Parks & Recreation DepartmentThe Whitestown Parks and Recreation Department is dedicated to connecting parks and people, by providing environmentally friendly outdoor recreation opportunities for citizens of Whitestown and surrounding communities. We strive to build a greener, healthier community for the children of tomorrow.

We have five parks and number of interesting and fun events throughout the year to bring our community together.  A number of the parks have shelter rentals for birthday parties, graduations and more.

Contact Us

Parks Department Office
(317) 732-4537

Master Plans

The Master Plan (2023-2027) and the Giles Park Master Plan include a system-wide assessment and evaluation of existing parks and recreational facilities in conjunction with the development of a comprehensive plan that identifies current and future needs as related to parks and recreation facilities.

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The Whitestown Parks and Recreation Department has extended programming to year-round! We’re offering an exciting lineup of indoor programming including strength & cardio, flow yoga, restorative yoga, pickleball, basketball, volleyball, badminton, and dance fit squad classes.

 Our Parks

Main Street Park

Main Street

4286 S. Main Street

Main Street Park

Anson Acres

4671 Anson Boulevard

Gateway Park Playground Equipment


6150 Gateway E. Dr.

Main Street Park


300 S. Buck Street

Main Street Park

Big 4 Linear
Trail Park

106 S. Main Street

Jackson Run Park

Jackson Run

2816 Grassy Branch Lane

Shelter Rental

Are you looking for a place to host your next gathering? Check out the shelters available at our Whitestown Parks. There are five shelters of various sizes available to reserve.

Upcoming 2024 Events

Battle of the Badges

Battle of the Badges 5K

April 20, 2024

Planting for Tomorrow

Planting for Tomorrow

April 22, 2024

Viking Fest

Viking Fest

April 26-28, 2024

Hops & Hounds

Hops and Hounds

May 9 & September 12, 2024

Summer Concert Series

Town Showdown

May 17, 2024

Summer Concert Series

Summer Concert Series

June 7-July 26, 2024

Farmers Market

Whitestown Farmers Market

June 13-August 29, 2024

Independance Day

Independence Day Celebration

July 3, 2024

Whitestown Brewfest

Brew Fest

August 10, 2024

Movies in the Park

Movie Night

Fall 2024

Halloween Trick or Treat

Halloween Trick or Treat Trail

October 26, 2024

Halloween Trick or Treat

Winter Market

November 16 & December 14, 2024
January 11, February 8, March 8, 2025

Movies in the Park

Merry at Main

December 7, 2024

Past Events

Get Involved

The Whitestown Parks and Recreation Department hosts many great community events throughout the year! These events highlight our wonderful parks and amenities, as well as create a sense of community for residents and visitors. We could not do what we do without your support by getting involved as a sponsor, vendor, or volunteer. 

Town News

Lace Up for the Whitestown Battle of the Badges 5K

Whitestown, IN [April 17, 2024] - Get ready to lace up your running (or walking) shoes for the Battle of the Badges 5K on Saturday, April 20 at 8 a.m. This year, participants will race through the heart of Whitestown in Legacy Core and on the Big 4 Trail. The Battle...

A New Library Opening in Whitestown

Whitestown, IN [April 15, 2024] - The Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Public Library is holding a grand opening for the Whitestown Branch on Saturday, April 20, 2024. It is the first public library in Whitestown, and it will provide library services to the vibrant Whitestown...

Sense of Community

“I love Whitestown for the community, events, parks, and endless shopping possibilities!”

Christina H.