Located at 1300 W. Main, at the corner of Main and Orchard.
Emerson Park houses three picnic shelters, shelters C (formerly A-1), D and E and five picnic areas (1-5) for reservation. Each shelter is within walking distance of restrooms. Click on the icon on the right to view availability and to make a reservation. For information on other reservable picnic shelters, click here.
Beach Volleyball 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.
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') (Currie Stadium), Diamond 2 (280'), and Diamond 3 (280').
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.
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.