Free Events & Activites

The following activities are offered in the Fall 2018 Park & Rec catalog. To view past offerings, browse older issues of the Park & Rec catalog. See also Special Events page.

Playground Adventure Van

Ages 7–12

Mon–Thur, June 11–Aug 2, 9 am–noon
Our entertaining and experienced staff takes the Summer Playground Adventure on the road, bringing a free drop-in program to neighborhood parks with fun games, crafts, and activities. No program July 2–5.

MON: Glenview Park
TUE: North Tyrol Park
WED: Stockman Park
THUR: Medley Park

+ Golden Valley Public Safety In The Parks

+ Concerts In The Park

Water Days At Scheid Park

Ages 14 & under with adult

Fri, June 14 & July 19, 12:30–2 pm
@ Scheid Park
Join us for a wet and wild day featuring water slides, music, snacks, and games.


All Ages

Sat, Feb 9, Noon–2 pm
@ North Wesley Park
Gather your family and friends and enjoy sledding, ice skating, hayrides, a DJ, a bonfire with hot chocolate and marshmallow roasting, and more at Winterfest!

Family Storytime

Ages 12 & under with adult

10–10:45 am
Enjoy a morning in the park where stories and books come alive to delight, inspire, and trigger the imaginations of all who listen. Offered in the Cities of Golden Valley, Crystal, New Hope, and Robbinsdale.

Wed, June 20: New Hope's Outdoor Theater
Wed, July 11: Crystal's Becker Park
Wed, July 25: Brookview Park Gazebo
Wed, Aug 18: Robbinsdale's Lakeview Terrace Park

Summer At Sochacki Park Expo

All ages welcome

Sat–Sun, July 28–29 | 1–5 pm
@ Sochacki Park (3500 June Ave N, Robbinsdale)
Park guests can test their archery skills, balance on a slack line, climb the "wall", or use a GPS unit to geocache. Meet live animals from Three Rivers' nature center and Gale Woods Farm. Take a walk on the wild side with a naturalist. Discover the ideas for the future of Sochacki Park, and share your recommendations for programs and natural resource improvements at the park.

+ Movies In The Park

Happy Birthday Party!

Celebrate your child’s birthday with Annette Fragale, a popular children’s entertainer and host of the award- winning cable show, “The Magic Book Nook.” She’ll present a program filled with stories, games, music and magic.
Parents provide food, favors, decorations and supervision.
Fee of $150 includes 3-hour block of time at Brookview.
Call 763-512-2345 for more information.