- Parks and Recreation
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- Emerson Park
Located at 1300 W. Main, at the corner of Main and Orchard
Emerson Park houses 3 picnic shelters, shelters C, D and E and 5 picnic areas (1-5) for reservation. Each shelter is within walking distance of restrooms. Click on the button below to view availability and to make a reservation.
A lighted sand volleyball court is available for public use on the south end of the park. The beach volleyball court is operated by a self-serve light timer, operated by the user, for extended night use. Detailed instructions can be found on-site.
Horseshoe Pits & Shuffleboard Courts
Visitors will also find horseshoe pits along with shuffleboard courts which are available on a first come, first serve basis (patrons must use their own equipment). There is a Horseshoe Club that meets weekly in the summer months. Contact Parks and Recreation for the club contact.
Currie Stadium & Softball Diamonds
Emerson Park has a reputation for offering some of the best softball in Michigan, attributed to its central feature, Currie Stadium. Emerson Park has three softball fields; Diamond 1 (250 feet) (Currie Stadium), Diamond 2 (280 feet), and Diamond 3 (280 feet).
Emerson Park features a regulation-size hockey rink with a smooth concrete surface that allows for inline skating in the summer months while accommodating ice for ice skating in the winter months. Bring your own hockey gear; nets are provided. Use is based on a first come first served basis, it may not be reserved. This facility is open year round during normal park hours. The hockey rink is operated by a self-serve light timer, operated by the user, for extended night use. Detailed instructions can be found on-site. Visit our Rainout Line for ice conditions.
Emerson North Restrooms
Emerson Walking Paths
Emerson Park South Playground
Emerson Park North Playground
Emerson Park Middle Playground
Emerson Park Beach Volleyball Court
Emerson Park Hockey Rink
Emerson 2 Picnic Pad
Emerson Shelter C
Emerson Shelter D
Emerson Shelter E
Parks and Recreation Office
Email Parks and Recreation
Municipal Service Center
4811 N Saginaw Road
Midland, MI 48640
Phone: 989-399-0506 (Weather Hotline)
Monday - Friday
8 a.m - 5 p.m.