Girl in pool

Your Destination for Summer Fun

The Waterpark in Carmel is open daily 11 a.m.-7 p.m.

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Girl on elliptical in the fitness center at the Monon Community Center in Carmel, Indiana

Join the Monon Community Center

For just $44/month get access to it all - 100+ weekly group fitness classes, fitness center, track, indoor aquatics + KidZone.

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Ballerina

Fall Program Registration is Open

Click here to explore all fall program offerings!

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Kids at ESE

ESE Enrollment is Open

We've hosted our before- and after-school program for over 15 years. Learn all about it in our latest Park Conversations article!

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Meadowlark Park

Reimagining Parks

Updates are coming to six parks throughout the community. Explore upcoming improvements.

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Kids in masks

COVID-19 Information

Health and safety of our community is our number one priority. Updated 8.3.2021

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Explore + Learn

We serve the community, develop existing resources and create a sustainable future. View videos below to learn more about us or stay up-to-date on recent happenings by reading through some blogs and news releases.

Press Release

Registration for Fall Programs Open Now

Registration for Fall Programs Open Now Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation to offer hundreds of programs for community   Carmel, Ind. (August 1,
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Press Release

Reopening Celebration for Flowing Well Park

  Join us as we celebrate the official reopening of the reimagined Flowing Well Park.  The park's renovations were made possible by the Clay
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Press Release

Inlow Park to Close for Planned Improvements

Lawrence W. Inlow Park to Close for Planned Improvements  Park Updates through Clay Township Impact Program Investment   Carmel, Ind.
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Moth
Parks + Sustainability

All About Moths

All About Moths Celebrate National Moth Week with CCPR!   Happy National Moth Week! This week celebrates the habitat, life cycle, and beautiful
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Stacy
Fitness + Wellness

Member Spotlight: Stacy F.

Member Spotlight: Stacy F. How this beach volleyball player uses the MCC to stay fit all year-round!    One word to describe Stacy? Active! She
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About Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation

We manage and maintain more than 500 park acres and numerous recreation facilities, including the Monon Community Center and The Waterpark. In addition, we have partnered with Carmel Clay Schools to establish Extended School Enrichment (ESE), a before and after-school care program for K-6 students located at all 11 Carmel elementary schools. The Summer Camp Series is a component of ESE that offers 12 different summer camps accommodating children ages 5-15.