Category Archives: News


Pebble Creek Aeration Planned – Practice Greens and Course Closure Schedule

  Here’s the aeration plan for Pebble Creek Golf Course. Tuesday, August 21: Aerating practice greens. Practice greens closed for the day, but golf course open for play. Wednesday, August 22: Aerating the nine-hole course. Course closed until 5 pm. …
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Pool Closing Schedule

Bismarck’s three outdoor pools will have a gradual closing schedule. Wachter Aquatic Complex, 205 Reno Ave., will close at the end of the swim session on Friday, August 10. The Elks Aquatic Center, 321 W. Broadway Ave., will close at …
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Dakota Community Bank and Trust Makes Lead Gift to Softball Complex

    In their continued commitment to the community and to their customers, Dakota Community Bank and Trust has announced their lead gift in a capital campaign to bring a youth fast pitch softball complex to Cottonwood Park. Bismarck Parks …
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Bismarck to Host World Series

  In a little over a year, Bismarck will roll out the red carpet to welcome the top 13-15-year-old baseball talent in the country to Municipal Ballpark, Home of Dakota Community Bank and Trust Field, to participate in the 2019 …
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Golf Courses announce Twilight and Junior Golf Rates

  Available at Tom O’Leary, Riverwood, and Pebble Creek Golf Courses Twilight Rate $25. Includes green fee and a cart rental for as many holes as you wish to play until 30 minutes before sunset. Now until Sept. 3: Friday, Saturday and …
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We love playgrounds!

  Randy Bina, Bismarck Parks and Recreation District’s Executive Director, and Dave Mayer, the park district’s Operations Director, recently visited a Bismarck classroom to hear about playground design ideas from third graders. A project entitled Dream It, Build It! is …
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Work for the Park District

  Bismarck Parks and Recreation is in need of spring and summer staff. Supervise kids, coach baseball or drive a Zamboni! If you want to work for a Gold Medal winning agency, click here for the list of jobs and …
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Century’s Sayler Chooses Park District to receive Grant

    Century High School Senior Evan Sayler, North Dakota’s Cross Country Gatorade Player of the Year, chose Bismarck Parks and Recreation District (BPRD) to receive a grant as part of the Gatorade Play it Forward initiative. Gatorade Play it …
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Welcome to the neighborhood, Heritage River Landing

  Heritage River Landing Launches Phase II Campaign When the flood of 2011 swallowed the old Wilton Train Depot and Captain Meriwether’s Landing, it left a hole on the riverbank in Bismarck. “Everyone loved Meriwether’s, sitting out on that deck, …
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Bismarck Parks Year Review – Thanks for a great 2017

  2017 was a wonderful year for Bismarck Parks and Recreation District. New neighborhood parks, new playgrounds, new special events and programs, the opening of the Capital Ice Complex, great community partners and a Gold Medal! Thank you for your …
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