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Guilford Township

Home of Hummel Park

About Us

Guilford Township

Located in Plainfield, Indiana, Guilford Township is governed by Trustee, Chuck Ellis.   

Hummel Park is owned and operated by Guilford Township. 

The Guilford Township Trustee’s office provides emergency help with basic life necessities.  The office is located in the Guilford Township Community Center at 1500 S. Center Street, Plainfield, IN 46168.  This office is open weekdays to meet the needs of the public.   

Recent News

2024 Fourth of July Fireworks Extravaganza

2024 Fourth of July Fireworks Extravaganza

Guilford Township’s 2024 Fourth of July Fireworks Extravaganza at Hummel Park, featuring one of Indiana’s best fireworks displays, and lots of fun activities for all ages, will be from 5-10:30 p.m. Thursday, July 4, located at 1500 S. Center St., Plainfield. In...



The Splash Pad at Hummel Park is open. It is recommended for use by children ages 12 and under. When in operation hours are approximately 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. daily.  Please see Rules for Hummel Park Splashpad  before visiting.  

Free Summer Concert Rescheduled to June 15, 2024 at 7:00 PM

Free Summer Concert Rescheduled to June 15, 2024 at 7:00 PM

Cornfield Mafia will make its Hummel Park debut on Saturday, June 15 featuring covers and original tunes. This band from Whiteland, IN., has been a crowd favorite for a decade-and-a-half, and will bring the backyard party to the Hummel Park Performing Arts Center at...

Our Partners

Hendricks County Senior Services

Guilford Township and HCSS partner together to provide community services including transportation for Guilford Township residents.

Sheltering Wings

Guilford Township and Sheltering Wings partner together to provide services for persons who have experienced domestic violence in their lives.

Hendricks County Meals on Wheels

Guilford Township and Hendricks County Meals on Wheels partner together to provide meals to those who can’t prepare meals for themselves due to age, illness, or disability.


Contact & Hours


1500 S. Center St.
Plainfield, IN 46168


Township Office : (317) 838-0564

Park Office : (317) 839-9121


Township Office
Monday - Friday : 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Park Office
Monday - Friday : 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Hummel Park
Open Daily from Dawn to Dusk