Parks & Recreation Department

400 Cleveland Avenue
Cheboygan, Michigan 49721
Ph: (231) 627-2151
Fx: (231) 627-6351


The Director and his staff take care of the maintenance of the City Hall, the Recreation Center and assist at the Ice Rink/Pavilion. They also cut grass at over 25 City owned parks and properties.

The Recreation Staff also runs the recreation leagues and open recreation nights from October to May.


Scott Hancock
Ph: 231-420-8003 (cell)

Park & Maintenance Crew

Martha Brandau
Richard Phillips
Andrew Brisson
Bryan Elenbaas

Recreation Supervisors (nights)

Martha Brandau


Pickleball Information:


Monday, Wednesday and Friday

9:30 to 11:30

11:30 to 1:30

*You can’t sign up for the same times on back-to-back days


Tuesday: 1:30 to 3:30

Thursday: 2:40 to 4:20


Monday and Wednesday: 2:30 to 4:30

Thursday: 1:00 to 2:40

Frequently Asked Questions

What do you have at the Recreation Center?

Besides a basketball court, we have 2 pool tables, 1 air hockey table, 1 table hockey, 2 foosball tables, 2 bumper pool tables, 2 ping-pong tables, mini basketball, and 2 weight rooms. The weight rooms are for high-school students on up.

If you cannot make our night hours and would like to lift weights during the day, call Scott at (231) 627-2151 to set up a time.

What are your hours?

We are open for elementary (2nd grade and up) and junior high school students from 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm. For high school students and adults, 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm.

Boy’s & Men’s nights are Monday and Wednesday; Girl’s & Women’s nights are Tuesday and Thursday.

Saturdays are open from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm for Special Olympics.

Can we use your meeting room?

Only if you are a non-profit group.

Can we rent the Recreation Center for a wedding?


Can we use the gym for our youth group?

Yes, if we can make it fit in our schedule.

Do you have any leagues for men or women to play volleyball or basketball?

Yes, men’s basketball runs in the fall and winter. There is also Noon Ball from 11am – 1pm on Tuesdays & Thursday

We have one volleyball league. This is a spiking league. It is co-ed and runs on Sundays in the winter.

Can I use the weight room in off-hour times?

Yes, just call to set up a time.