About This Location

Serving the Downtown Neighborhood and the greater Muncie community, this park was established in Muncie’s park system in 2010. Designed by Rundell Ernstberger Associates, LLC, Canan Commons includes a stage for performances, open space for gathering and informal recreation, and lights that include solar panels and wind turbines. This park is used for community-wide events including movies and music during warm weather, and activities during the biannual Arts Walk held in the fall and spring. The park also plays host to a community Christmas tree and the City’s New Years Eve celebration which includes a ball drop. On street parking is available on the east and west sides of the park.