Category Archives: News


Planning for the Future of Facilities

Bismarck Parks and Recreation District (BPRD) is conducting a Facilities Master Plan to assess the condition and uses of BPRD facilities, with a focus on the BSC Aquatic & Wellness Center, the Capital Racquet & Fitness Center, the VFW Sports …
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Flurry Fest Events Set

There’s a flurry of activity planned for Flurry Fest, Bismarck Parks and Recreation District’s (BPRD’s) annual winter festival. Flurry Fest takes place the entire month of February. Many popular Flurry Fest events are planned, such as the annual Treasure Hunt, …
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Community Invited to attend Public Input Session on Facilities

  Bismarck Parks and Recreation District (BPRD) invites Bismarck residents to participate in a community input session to share their views on BPRD facilities. The input session is part of a BPRD Facilities Master Plan to assess the condition and …
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Sleepy Hollow Park Construction – Trail Users Should Be Cautious

The recreational trail along the west side of Sleepy Hollow Park and along E. Divide Ave are open.  Trail users are advised to use caution when crossing the parking lot entrance on E. Divide Ave as trucks will be entering …
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Bismarck Parks and Recreation District Staff Person Receives State Honor

  Lynn Morgenson, Bismarck Parks and Recreation District (BPRD) Landscape Specialist, was honored with a Tree Award by the North Dakota Forest Service. The Tree Awards recognize individuals, organizations and agencies who contribute to forestry activities in North Dakota. Lynn …
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World War Memorial Building named an official World War I Centennial Memorial

The World War Memorial Building, a downtown recreation center and a Bismarck Parks and Recreation District (BPRD) facility, has been named an official World War I Centennial Memorial. This distinction comes from the US World War I Centennial Commission and …
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Bismarck Parks and Recreation District Earns National Accreditation

Mark of distinction recognizes commitment to highest level of service to Bismarck  Bismarck Parks and Recreation District (BPRD) joins the ranks of elite park and recreation agencies across the country by earning accreditation through the Commission for Accreditation of Park …
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Park and Playground News

  What’s Up at Wachter Park? 205 E. Reno Ave. It’s a sensory play space! The new play space at Magical Moments Playground at Wachter Park is a fully inclusive, sensory play space for kids and adults with visual, auditory …
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Century Bark Park – A New Field for Furry Family

  There are paws-itively good things happening at the dog park. Dogs of all sizes are encouraged to use the new, furthest north bark park. New fencing was added and dirt was brought in to even out the playing field …
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Fall Twilight Golf Courses 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. September 4 – 30: Friday, Saturday and …
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