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100 E Walnut St
C.K. Newsome Community Center
Evansville, IN 47713
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  • Phone:  (812) 435-2534
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UPDATES: 10/13/20

For COVID-19 Information see the City of Evansville website

Now Hiring Part-Time Positions in Sports!


Adult Sporting Events - Immediate Release

EVANSVILLE, IN (October 13, 2020) Due to rising COVID-19 cases in our community, Evansville Parks and Recreation Department will be postponing all adult indoor sporting events. To help mitigate spread, the postponement will be in effect throughout the duration of Mayor Lloyd Winnecke’s Executive Order 2020-4, starting October 19, 2020. Events include: Indoor Volleyball, Pickleball, Shuffleboard, Table Tennis and Adult Hockey at Swonder Ice Arena. Safety of the participants is our number one concern. We will continue to monitor daily COVID-19 cases reported in Vanderburgh County. All updates pertaining to adult sporting events will be posted on our social media pages, as well as websites. We appreciate everyone’s understanding and patience in this matter.

The Sports Department offers Men's, Women’s and Co-Ed adult recreational programs in different skill levels for:

Don't have a team, and want to be a free agent? Click Here for more information!

                                           CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE 

The Sports Department schedules and manages more than 1,200 teams every year with an estimated 10,000 program participants for all leagues.

It also offers “Free Agent” registration for those individuals who wish to play in one of the above mentioned programs, but have no specific team. You can find the form by Clicking Here.

To learn more about what sessions are offered in each sport, how to register, and other information, click the links above or in the navigation.

Most leagues are played in the evening, although softball, soccer and flag football are also played on Sunday afternoons.

The Sports Information Hotline, (812) 434-RAIN, is available for rain-out or game cancellations.