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Special Events: 

Movies in the Park: Grab your blankets and chairs and enjoy a movie under the stars!  All movies will be featured at Central Park and will begin around 9:00pm with pre-movie activities beginning at 8:15pm.  Concessions will be available.  Click here for more information.

Friday, July 17 (rain date July 18) - Back to the Future 2

Friday, August 28 (rain date August 29) - Big Hero 6 

Owatonna's 5th Annual Weekend Out:  July 17, 18 & 19

Friday, July 17: 

Movie in the Park: Back to the Future 2 kicks off weekend out!  Bring your blankets and lawn chairs for a night under the stars as we enjoy this classic 80's comedy.  Movie will begin at sunset.

Saturday, July 18

8:30 to 9:15am join us at Lake Kohlmier Beach for Hatha Yoga.  There will be a limited amount of yoga mats provided or bring your own if you have one.  FREE activity!

10:00am to 12:00pm - Family Pickleball at Morehouse Courts.  Instructional and open play will be led by the Owatonna Pickleball Association.  FREE activity!

1:00 to 4:00pm, Kayaking at Lake Kohlmier - staff from The Gear Resource Outfitters of Dundas, MN will be on hand providing general instructions.  Kayaks and lifejackets will be provided.  FREE activity!

Sunday, July 19: 

$2 admission for everyone, all day at the water park!

Click here for the Weekend Out flyer.

Cardboard Boat Race: Sunday, August 23, 10:00am. Calling all pirates! Come set sail at River Springs Water Park on August 23, 2015 at 10am. Build a boat and paddles out of cardboard and duct tape (yes, it does float!) and race against other participants in their boats made out of the same materials. Teams may be made up of one or two people of any age! Prizes will be awarded for the first place team in each heat. Stop by the Parks and Recreation Office to pick up a rules packet. Fee: $10 per team. Deadline: August 14 to register. Minimum of 4 teams for event to run, maximum of 15 teams.

Brooktree Golf Course

Brooktree Golf Course is open!  Check out the "new Brooktree" with many improvements to the clubhouse and course.  Hours of operation: 8:00am to 8:00pm, 7 days a week.

Youth Registration

We are currently taking registrations for the following:

  • Summer Swimming Lessons  
  • Summer Camps

Register online here, in person at the Parks & Recreation office or call 507-444-4321.

Park Pavilion Rentals

Pavilion Rentals are available one year in advance.  Call the Parks and Recreation office at 444-4321 or stop by our office to make a reservation. Payment is due at the time of the reservation.

The Power of Parks:

Click on the link to watch this short video- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qZQD7ynujlA

 

 

 

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