News By Category: Parks and Recreation

Registration for Mites Fall Soccer ends Mon, Aug 26, and there is still space left in the program. Sign up your kids before it’s too late. Read More

Gather your family, a group of friends, or head out yourself and start exploring Golden Valley’s beautiful parks as part of the Golden Valley Parks & Rec Scavenger Hunt. Deadline to finish is Oct 18. Read More

The City of Golden Valley received two awards from the American Sports Builders Association (ASBA) for two of its newest sports sports facilities–the Wesley Park South Tennis Complex and the Wildwood Park Pickleball Complex. The awards will be presented at the annual ASBA awards breakfast later this year. Read More

The City of Golden Valley and Three Rivers Park District are partnering to replace the large plastic slide on the all-inclusive play structure at Schaper Park this fall. The plastic generates static electricity that can be detrimental to individuals with cochlear implants. Read More

Golden Valley’s end of summer celebration, the Penny Carnival, is this Fri, Aug 2, 12:30–2 pm, and this is an afternoon you or your kids won’t want to miss out on. Read More

Brookview’s lawn bowling green has received the Minnesota Recreation and Park Association (MRPA) Award of Excellence. The award will be presented to the Golden Valley Parks and Recreation Department at the Aug 7 Golden Valley City Council meeting. Read More

The Concerts in the Park performance by the Banjo Boys originally set for July 15 is rescheduled for Mon, Aug 19, 7 pm. Read More

After a fun water week, the Playground Adventure Van has even more in store for the upcoming week. Mon, July 29–Fri, Aug 2, the van will be bringing science equipment to five Golden Valley parks for some really cool science experiments! Read More

The Ballfield Improvement Project will begin next week at Wesley Park and Lions Park. Work will also be conducted on the Schaper Park ballfields but will not begin until league play concludes in October. Read More

Golden Valley Parks & Rec has something cool planned for next week’s projected hot and sunny weather. Playground Adventure Van Water Week will visit a different park each morning July 22-26, bringing fun and wet activities to help battle the heat.

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