City of Rising Sun, Indiana

Parks Department

The Parks Department provides seven parks covering over 127 acres. Features and amenities vary by park but include walking/hiking trails, soccer fields, shelters, playground areas, restrooms and more. Wellness programs such as dance and yoga are offered for all ages. The Rising Sun-Ohio County Community Center and Schroeder Facility are available to rent for weddings, receptions, parties, meetings and other events. Call 812-438-2700 to inquire about parks, rentals or programs.

Rising Sun-Ohio County Senior Citizen Community Building

Rising Sun-Ohio County Community Center

510 S. Mulberry St., Rising Sun, IN 47040

Schroeder Educational Building

Schroeder Educational Building

1419 Fairground Rd., Rising Sun, IN 47040

Rising Sun-Ohio Co. Park System Rules

  • All pets must be on a leash.
  • All pet waste must be placed in pet waste receptacles.
  • Place all trash in trash receptacles.
  • No open burning.
  • No soliciting.
  • No alcoholic beverages permitted.
  • Speed limit is 15 mph.
  • All vehicles must stay on designated roadways and parking areas.
  • No motorized vehicles are permitted beyond the parking lots and roadways, golf carts exempt.
  • No hunting is permitted
  • Shelters cannot be reserved.


Rising Sun, Indiana

Rising Sun Parks Department

200 N. Walnut St.
Rising Sun, Indiana 47040

Phone: 812-438-2700


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