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INTERSECTION CLOSURE: 8TH AND DOUGLAS

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

The intersection of South 8th and East Douglas St. will be closed to through traffic from 8 a.m. Thursday, June 17 through the evening of Friday, June 18 to allow the City of Goshen Water and Sewer Department to replace a sewer manhole structure. more

RAILROAD CROSSING CLOSURES

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Norfolk Southern will close the several railroad crossings in Goshen in the coming weeks to make repairs and repave. The following crossings will be closed between Wednesday, June 16, and Friday, June 25, 2021: • East Lincoln Avenue• Cottage Avenue• Main Street• 1st Street The following... more

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

Monday, June 14, 2021

Pursuant to the provisions of the Open Door Law and Indiana Code 5 14 1.5 5, there will be a public presentation to the Goshen Redevelopment Commission, Goshen Common Council, Elkhart County Commissions and Elkhart County Council regarding Goshen’s Downtown River District Revitalization Plan on June... more

Upcoming Events All »

Board of Zoning Appeals

Tuesday, June 22, 2021, 4:00pm

To view a live stream of this meeting, go to https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89051557762 or call (312) 626-6799 or (929) 205-6099 and dial the meeting ID: 890 5155 7762. To speak during the public meeting, the public should use the “raise hand” feature on meeting or dial *9 if calling on the telephone.

Brush Collection

Monday, June 28, 2021

During scheduled brush collections, the Street Department will make only one pass through the city to pick up brush. More at goshenindiana.org/street-department

Board of Works & Safety & Stormwater Board

Monday, June 28, 2021, 2:00pm

Please click the link below to join the webinar: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88677698824 Or Telephone: (301) 715-8592 or 312 626 6799 Webinar ID: 886 7769 8824 Dial *9 to "raise hand" and speak during public comment

Adult Sports

Adult Softball Leagues

Officiated and USA Softball-sanctioned league with league rule variations. Doubleheader format and a single elimination tournament will follow regular-season play. Awards are given to top two tournament champions in each division. Standings are kept throughout the season and posted to the league website: www.leaguelineup.com/gprdsoftball. Evenings of play are Mondays (C League), Tuesdays (B League),  Thursdays (A League).

Teams will be able to register online at https://bit.ly/2T3lkIa or by mailing a Team Registration Form with your payment to our office located at 524 E. Jackson St. Goshen, IN 46526. The fee is $600.00 per team. Please note this information is subject to change, as we will continue to follow the recommended city, state and federal guidelines. 

League Divisions

  • Summer League Monday (C): Starts April 26
  • Summer League Tuesday (B): Starts April 27
  • Summer League Thursday (A): Starts April 29
  • Fall League Monday (C): Starts August 2
  • Fall League Tuesday (B): Starts August 3
  • Fall League Thursday (A): Starts August 5

The team fees are $600 per team for summer and $450 per team for fall. The leagues are sanctioned by USA Softball. For additional details, please contact Kim Stephens at 574-534-3003 or visit the league website at www.leaguelineup.com/gprdsoftball


Adult Co-Ed Sand Volleyball Leagues

Officiated league with a leisure division and a competitive division, 6 vs. 6 format. League plays at Pringle Park’s sand lots. Season concludes with a seeded, single-elimination tournament, with awards given to top two tournament champions in each division.

The Monday Night League (Lower) is now scheduled to begin on Monday, May 10, and the Tuesday Night League (Upper) will start on Tuesday, May 11. Registration for the leagues will reopen soon. Teams will be able to register online at this link (https://bit.ly/2z9ASCg) or by mailing a Team Registration Form with your payment to our office located at 524 E. Jackson St. Goshen, IN 46526. The fee is $150.00 per team. Please note this information is subject to change as we will continue to follow the recommended city, state and federal guidelines. 

Day: Monday B (lower) or Tuesday A (upper)
Start Dates: May 10 (Monday League) | May 11 (Tuesday League)
Game Times: 6 pm | 7 pm | 8 pm
Location: Pringle Park | 1912 West Lincoln Avenue
Team Fee: $150 per team


Co-Ed Indoor Volleyball Leagues

This indoor league guarantees a minimum of eight games and an end-of-season tournament. Games will be played in a Goshen Community Schools gymnasium to be announced. Each league has a 10 team maximum. League play will be conducted the week of November 2 through March 4 (gymnasiums will be closed during holiday breaks, as well as during school events to be announced). Registration is currently being accepted at the Goshen Parks & Recreation Office through October 16 or until league is full. The fee is $275.00 per team. For additional information, please contact Kim Stephens at 574-534-2003, email kimberleestephens@goshencity.com, or visit the league website at www.leaguelineup.com/gprdvolleyball.

League Divisions

  • Monday (B)- Intermediate
  • Tuesday (C)- Recreational
  • Wednesday (B)- Intermediate 

League Rules

Team Roster Form


Men’s Basketball League

Nine regular season games will be played at Goshen High School along with a post-season tournament. Pre-registration is currently being accepted at the Goshen Parks & Recreation Office through October 16 or until the league is full. In order to secure a spot in the league, the registration and roster form with a paid entry fee must be collected at the Park Office. If you have any questions, please contact our office at 574-534-2901. 

Season: November 2 - February 8
Day/Time: Wednesdays | 6:45 pm - 9:45 pm
Location: Goshen High School
Fee: $580.00/team


Men's Over 40 Basketball Open Gym

Enjoy some Wednesday evening pick-up games during our Men's Over 40 Basketball Open Gym. Participants play on Wednesdays from 7 - 9 pm at a Goshen School Gym to be announced. Pre-registration is required. If you want to play the whole season, you may register for both sessions. Please note the program will be canceled on dates when the schools are closed, which includes holidays, special events and weather related closures. Participants will be notified of weather related closures the day of the program. If you have any questions, please contact our office at 574-534-2901. 

Session I: November 3, 2020 - January 19, 2021
Session II: January 26, 2021 - March 23, 2021
Location: TBA
Fee: $20.00 per session
Ages: 40 & Up


Pickleball

What is pickleball?! It’s a sweet sport with a sour name, a craze that is sweeping the nation. It combines elements of tennis, badminton and table tennis. The game is played both indoors and outdoors on a badminton-size court, with a slightly modified tennis net, paddles and a plastic ball. Outdoor and indoor pickleball courts are located at Model Elementary School, 412 South Greene Road, in Goshen (open seasonally). If you want to learn more or see what pickleball mania is all about, you may also join us for indoor play at a Goshen Community Schools gymnasium, starting in November: Wednesdays and Thursdays, 5–8 pm, and Saturdays, 8 am to 2 pm. Please use door P to enter Model Elementary. Equipment rental is available at the Goshen Parks & Recreation Department, $5 for two paddles and a ball. Rules and procedures will be provided. 


To view current programs and activities, please consult the 2021 Activity Guide

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