Recreation and Events

2024 McGraft Park Summer Concert Series 

Free concerts start at 7:00 PM | Bring your chair and blanket

McGraft Park Bandshell, 2204 WICKHAM DRIVE, MUSKEGON, MI 49441 

Concerts are brought to you by the McGraft Park Trust Fund unless otherwise noted.

  • 7/9 – Legal Rehab, Acoustic Rock & Blues 
  • 7/18 – West Side Soul Surfers, Horn-based Rock, Soul, & R&B (sponsored by Joseph & Norma Horan Fund) 
  • 7/23 – The Cold Leather Seats, Indie/Country 
  • 7/30 – Silverado, 50’s/60’s Rock & Country 
  • 8/8 – Drew Nelson, Americana/Folk 
  • 8/13 – Post Fontaine, Soft Rock (Free Glenside Neighborhood Ice Cream Social) 
  • 8/20 – Síomha, Irish/Folk (sponsored by Michigan Irish Music Festival) 

View a PDF of the 2024 Mcgraft Park Concert Schedule here.

Spring Clean in the Parks!

Join the City of Muskegon Parks & Recreation team and your neighbors. Volunteer to participate in the first annual Spring Park Cleanup! Together, let’s make our parks shine for everyone to enjoy this spring season. Spring Clean includes the following parks:

  • Beukema Playfield – 1188 Wesley Ave
  • Marsh Field – 1800 Peck St
  • McGraft Park – 2204 Wickham Dr
  • Pere Marquette & Margaret Drake Elliott (Meet at Bath House) – 3510 Channel Dr
  • Reese & Bike Path (Meet at Reese Playfield) – 1685 Creston St
  • Seyferth Park – 2250 W Sherman Blvd
  • Sheldon Park – 1059 E Isabella Ave
  • Smith Ryerson Park – 650 Wood St
  • Veterans Park – East end of Muskegon Lake along the Causeway

Friday, March 29, 2024, 10:30 AM – 2:30 PM at each park. Volunteers are encouraged to BYO gloves, rakes, and/or hand blowers if possible.
Questions? Group Involvement? Contact the Parks & Recreation Department at [email protected]

Special Events

We are proud of the wide range of events hosted in Muskegon. There are year-round activities for residents and visitors to enjoy.  To coordinate your own event, review the Special Event Policy and complete the application. For questions email us at [email protected] 

Sport Leagues

There are several park facilities from beach volleyball courts to pickleball courts for leagues to utilize.  If you’re interested in beginning a league at one of our parks, review our sport league policy and apply! 

Interested in joining a league? Contact our parks department and we will put you in touch with coordinating organizations.


Contact the Parks & Recreation Department


Public Works Division


Monday – Friday:
8:00am – 4:30pm
Saturday, Sunday:


(231) 724-4100


(231) 722-4188