​Recreation Division:

Lights in Lincoln Park is back for its 9th year! Starting November 27th, take a drive through the park on Friday, Saturday, or Sunday from 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm for only $5.00 per car! On December 17th you will be able to see the lights every night of the week from 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm for only $5.00 per car! We hope you will join us! 

Proceed go towards zoo improvements, educational programming and expanding the light show! 

Are you interested in sponsoring one of the light displays? Check out how to do that here

Lights 2020 Poster

Our Mission

The Manitowoc Parks and Recreation Department is committed to improving the quality of life for all Manitowoc's residents and visitors. This is accomplished by providing and promoting well maintained parks, facilities, and public open spaces as well as offering a variety of lifelong recreational opportunities and special events for people of all ages.