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Late-Winter Pruning

Friday, February 16, 2024

The Goshen Forestry Division will begin young tree pruning the week of February 19. Our initial focus will be on Oak trees in neighborhoods between Lincoln and Plymouth Avenues. Specifically, we will plan to work on street trees which the City planted in or near the right-of-way over the past 12... more

Community Relations Commission to host International Women's Day Luncheon

Thursday, February 15, 2024

The City of Goshen Community Relations Commission is hosting a luncheon on International Women’s Day, Friday, March 8, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Goshen Theater to celebrate and honor women in the Goshen community.  “I’m looking forward to celebrating the women of Goshen and am grateful... more

City of Goshen announces new firefighter training program in partnership with Goshen Community Schools

Tuesday, February 13, 2024

The City of Goshen and Goshen Community Schools announced a new Fire and EMS Pathway Program during Monday’s joint City Council and Goshen School Board meeting to enable students from Goshen High School to complete fire and EMS training.  “This exciting new partnership between the City of Goshen... more

Upcoming Events All »

Board of Zoning Appeals

Today, 4:00pm

To view the webinar, please copy and paste this link on your browser: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89051557762 Or call: (301) 715-8592 or 312 626 6799 Webinar ID: 890 5155 7762

Board of Works

Thursday, February 29, 2024, 4:00pm

To join the webinar please copy and paste this link on your browser: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88469251269 or call +1 312 626 6799. Webinar ID: 884 6925 1269 Comments are no longer taken online.

Park Board Meeting

Monday, March 4, 2024, 4:00pm

Public may join in person or virtually by following this link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89736482570

Water Slide Events

Pop-Up Water Park 

Join us for a thrilling Pop-Up Water park Day. Water slides for all ages and endless fun for the whole family. Don't miss out on the ultimate aquatic adventure. Grab your admission tickets now and make a splash with us. Food vendors will be on site for additional cost. 

Date: Saturday, June 22

Location: Pringle Park 1912 W Lincoln Avenue

Time: 11am-4pm


Splashtastic Weekend is back!

Get ready for a weekend of excitement and fun. Purchase your tickets to slide one of two 300 foot water slides at Abshire Hill!

Kona Ice, DonutNV and other food vendors will be on site for additional cost. 

There are multiple session so, visit our registration page to register for one oar all sessions! https://goshenindiana.org/parks-rec

Slide the Hill at Abshire Park we will have two custom 300' inflatable slip-n-slides to slide down the tubing hill. To ease traffic and parking issues, and to prove the best possible community experience patrons preregistration is required. Food vendors and live music will be available! 

Each session will be two hours in length and have a maximum capacity. Preregistration is required. NO registration will be sold onsite unless we are under capacity! 

PARKING: IS LIMITED AND AVAILABLE AT ABSHIRE PARK, GOSHEN CHURCH OF GOD (NEXT TO ABSHIRE PARK) WITH OVERFLOW PARKING AT DYKSTRA PARK. PARKING ATTENDANTS ONSITE AT EACH LOCATION. 

In order to attend/participate in the event, you must pre-register this includes parents if they are sliding the hill with their child! The cost is $10 per person to enter.

***Tubes or inflatable pool floats are mandatory to enjoy the slide. Sliders should bring their own one-person inflatable pool tube. 

 


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