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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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Veterans Day Hours

The Bismarck Parks and Recreation District (BPRD) Administrative Office will be closed on Friday, Nov. 10, in observance of Veterans Day. Thank you to all military veterans who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces.

Bismarck Public Golf Courses Closing for Season

Bismarck Parks and Recreation District golf courses are closing for the season. The final day of golf at Riverwood and Tom O’Leary Golf Courses is Tuesday, Oct. 24. Fore Seasons Center is open year-round, and six new Toptracer Range bays have …
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Hay Creek Park Dedicated Oct. 20

Bismarck Parks and Recreation District (BPRD) officially dedicated Hay Creek Park on Friday, Oct. 20. The 26.6-acre neighborhood park, located at 2027 N. 26th St., features a playground, picnic shelter and restrooms. The park also serves as the trailhead for …
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BPRD Earns National Reaccreditation in Parks and Recreation

Mark of distinction recognizes commitment to highest level of service to the community Bismarck Parks and Recreation District (BPRD) upholds its status among elite park and recreation agencies across the country by earning its third reaccreditation through the Commission for …
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Bismarck Board of Park Commissioners Brief for Oct. 19, 2023

Jamey Mills shared information about Fastrax BMX as a Bismarck Parks and Recreation District (BPRD) featured partner. Installation of a new Prostart Gate, with support from a BPRD Matching Grant, has been a great addition for 2023, allowing more efficient …
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Pebble Creek Golf Course to Close Oct. 16

The last day for golfers to play Pebble Creek Golf Course for the 2023 season is Sunday, Oct. 15. The course is closing early this season due to infrastructure work being completed by the City of Bismarck. Riverwood and Tom …
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Temporary Closure of Section of Burleigh Avenue Trail

Starting Monday, Oct. 9, the shared use trail along Burleigh Avenue between Dortmund Drive and Cottonwood Park will be temporarily closed for street improvements.