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Winter Program Registration Opens Dec. 5

The 2023-24 Winter Activity Guide is posted online for everyone to access. Registration for most winter youth and adult programs opens Tuesday, Dec. 5, at 8am online and in person at the Bismarck Parks and Recreation District office at 400 E. Front Ave. Archery …
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Thanksgiving Day Hours

All BPRD facilities and the administrative offices are closed on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 23. All facilities will resume normal business hours and schedules on Friday, Nov. 24. The administrative office will remain closed on Friday, Nov. 24.

Bismarck Board of Park Commissioners Brief for Nov. 16, 2023

Three Eagle Scouts shared their projects as Bismarck Parks and Recreation District (BPRD) featured partners. Jackson Sperry, Troop 123, built hen houses near wetlands at Cottonwood Park, Johnny Gisi Memorial Park and Gateway Pond Loop Trail. Dalton Rouse, Troop 1006, …
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