The mission of the Valpo Parks is to be a leading partner in preserving, developing, and promoting Valparaiso's unique quality of life. 


  1. Nov 17
  2. First Skate Fundraiser - Valpo Parks Foundation

    Sponsored by HealthLinc. BE THE FIRST ON THE ICE and help benefit the Valpo Parks Foundation! This exclusive, family friendly, first skate will take place before the skating season officially begins. Join the Valpo Parks Foundation and the Valpo Parks Department on Saturday, November 17, 2018; 5:00-9:00 p.m. Tickets are only $15 per person. Each attendee receives admission, skate rental (or bring your own), pizza, and of course, bragging rights for being the first on the ice this season! Additio...
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  1. Nov 24
  2. Winter Fest & Tree Lighting

    Valpo Parks and Central Park Plaza's Winter Fest and Tree Lighting, sponsored by 1st Source Bank, will take place at Central Park Plaza on Saturday, November 24, 2018; 4:00-6:00 p.m. CDT. Visitors will enjoy caroling, figure skating performances by Midwest Training & Ice Center entertainment, photos with Santa, food vendors, and the lighting of the Central Park Plaza holiday tree. The ice rink will also run a special of $7.00 admission and skate rental with a receipt from a downtown business...
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  1. Dec 1
  2. Touch-A-Truck

    Kids of all ages will enjoy the opportunity to explore their favorite big rigs during this free hands-on Touch a Truck event. Complimentary refreshments, Santa, music, and more, makes this an event you won't want to miss! Please bring a new unwrapped toy to donate to local Toys for Tots efforts. Monetary donations also accepted.
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  1. Dec 13
  2. Valpo Luminary Walk

    The Vale Park West Pathway comes alive after dark with thousands of luminaries. Carolers, cookies and hot chocolate await as you stroll through the crisp night experiencing the breathtaking ambiance of the ¾-mile pathway that spans over Beauty Creek.  Take advantage of the only opportunity to see this magnificent pathway illuminated at night.
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