The City of Peru, Indiana

Circus Capital of the World

West City Park

West City Park consists of 33 acres in between Park Avenue and West Canal Street.

There is a walking trail along the Wabash River with two overlook decks.

This park opened in 1918 and is primarily used by the Youth Baseball/Softball Programs.

Amenities:Ball Fields

  • Baseball Fields: Five Little League Baseball Fields
  • Softball Fields: Five Girl's Softball Fields
  • Play Fields: Open green spaces
  • Parking: Ample Parking, six handicap parking spaces
  • Restrooms: Three, centrally located

Shelters (may be reserved): Two
Picnic Tables: Located in shelters and throughout the park
Playgrounds: Two
Hours: Dawn to dusk, unless games are scheduled


Shelter 7

Rents for $20. West City Park by girl's softball field. Equipped with electric and lights and a grill. Restrooms & playground onsite.

Shelter 11

Rents for $20/day. At West City Park near the Little League Field. No electric at this shelter. Restrooms & playground onsite. 

Contact Us

Parks Department
75 Park Dr
Peru, IN 46970
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