Kim Peterson, Director
Catherine Bonifas Civic Center
225 North 21st Street
Escanaba, MI  49829
Phone (906) 786-4141
Fax (906) 789-3798


Summer Events 2019

Recreation Facilities Booklet

The City of Escanaba's park and recreation system is extraordinary and enhances a quality of life standard envied by others.  The City's park system consists of 424 acres of park and recreation facilities lead by the 120 acre Ludington Park located on one mile of Little Bay de Noc waterfront.  The quality of neighborhoods are further enhanced with eight neighborhood parks/play areas designed to serve each quadrant of the City within each walking and/or biking distance.

Recreation programs within the City of Escanaba are far reaching and are sponsored by a combination of City, area schools, volunteer groups, and the Art Center.  Programs include boys and girls baseball and softball, soccer, swim lessons, tennis lessons, basketball leagues, aerobic exercise programs, Senior Center activities and more.

Browse through our Park and Recreation web pages.  Questions, please contact us at the Recreation Department at (906) 786-4141, Monday - Friday, fax us at (906) 789-3798, or e-mail at  Our office is centrally located directly underneath the City's blue water tower.

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