News By Category: Parks and Recreation

This year’s Bike Rodeo will not be held in person on May 7 but instead will be held online May 4–7. Read More

The City of Golden Valley is venturing further into the world of online programming with VirtualREC. Read More

The Golden Valley Human Service Commission (GVHSC) has restructured the annual Run the Valley to be a virtual race this year. Participants are asked to run or walk their race between June 5–14 and post their results online. Organizers still hope to receive many sign ups as donations are needed now more than ever. Read More

Break out your tennis shoes, because Step to it starts May 1. The free program offered by Hennepin County runs May 1-28 and is open to anyone. Read More

Maintenance staff recently noted significant garbage on the ground in Golden Valley parks, including food bags and wrappers, tennis ball containers, bags of pet waste, and more. The City asks residents to do their part to help keep parks clean. Read More

The outdoors are still open in Golden Valley, and the City wants to ensure you enjoy its parks and open spaces safely. Activities like walking, running, biking, and hiking are acceptable as long you remain at least six feet away from individuals from other households. To help slow the spread of COVID-19, use of playground and park equipment is discouraged. Activities that cannot be performed while observing the six-foot social distancing rule, such as group sports and activities with people not living in your household, are also discouraged. Read More

With so many activities off limits, the Golden Valley Parks & Recreation Department decided to bring the fun to you with HomeRECed.

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Schools are closed. Nearly all recreation facilities are closed. Meanwhile, parks and playgrounds are still accessible, and many families are wondering if it’s safe to take the kids there. Read More

The Golden Valley Human Services Commission’s annual Run the Valley has been postponed due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Read More

Explore stories in English and Spanish at Stories of the World, Thu, March 19, 10:30–11:15 am, at Brookview. Read More