Kalamazoo City
English Spanish


Fairmount Dog Park       

"The healthiest urban communities are ones that provide services including quality parks, accessibility and connectivity....which includes our canine family members." Frances Jewell, Former Director of Parks and Recreation and canine owner.

Fairmount Dog Park is NOW OPEN! Enjoy the park everyday with your K-9 family member. For your dog's safety and the safety of other park users, we ask that you visit our office at City of Kalamazoo Parks & Recreation, 251 Mills Street to register your dog. Please bring a copy of your dogs updated shot records.

The park is located at 1108 North Prairie Street, Kalamazoo, MI 


Park Features

  • fenced in areas for safety
  • landscaping
  • dog waste stations
  • people/pet drinking fountains
  • small dog area
  • benches
  • fire hydrants


Annual Membership (Kalamazoo Residents)  $63.00  -  (Non-residents)  $95.00

There is a one-time fee for the FOB card (used to enter the park)  $10.00


Buy A Brick

The City of Kalamazoo is seeking donations for the continuous improvement and enhancement of the Fairmount Dog Park. For more information on how to "Buy a Brick," contact our office at 337-8191 or go to:   pdf  Dog Park Brick Order Form .


Fairmount Park Guidelines

pdf  Dog Park Guidelines



Mayors' Riverfront Park
251 Mills Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49048-2434
Phone: 269-337-8191
Fax: 269-552-6457