Picture of pumpkins.

Picture of pumpkins.

Halloween Carnival & Skate

Rogers Parks & Rec, in partnership with ISD728 Community Ed is hosting their annual Halloween Carnival and Skate event. Join us for the free game carnival with prizes and Open Skate. Wear a costume and skate free!

Carnival: Sunday, Oct 27 2:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Open Skate: Sunday, Oct 27 4:00 – 5:15 p.m.
*Wear a costume and skate free: age 5 & under free

Where: Rogers Activity Center/Ice Arena
Please RSVP at www.isd728.org/carnival-skate19 not required but helps in preparation

Picture of The Teddy Bear Band at Entertainment in the Park 2018

Picture of The Teddy Bear Band at Entertainment in the Park 2018

Entertainment in the Park

Enjoy evenings of FREE family entertainment throughout the summer on Wednesday evening following the Farmers Market, Jun 26 - Aug 28 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.  Each performance has something for everyone and will be held at Lions Central Park (formerly called Triangle Park), 24100 Rouillard Ave., except of our kick-off which will be on a Thursday.  Weather updates call 763-428-0960 as some events may be rescheduled or moved.  Bring your lawn chairs, as seating may be limited.

2019 Performers:

7/10 – Will Hale Tadpole Parade – Kids Rock!

7/17 – Animal Antics by Randy Christensen

7/24 – Singleton Street Band – Bluegrass & Americana Music

7/31 – Mad Science

8/14 – The Teddy Bear Band – Interactive music for toddlers through mid- elementary kids and their stuffed friends

8/21 – Juggler Extraordinaire – Alan Johnson

8/29 – Comedic Magician – Matt Dunn

Picture at Family Fun Night 2018

Picture at Family Fun Night 2018

Night to Unite Family Fun Nite

What a better way to make this event grander as we are merging our annual Family Fun Nite event with Night to Unite.  In partnership between the Rogers Police Dept and Rogers Parks and Recreation, you will not want to miss this FREE community event featuring City vehicles and trucks, food, refreshments, canine and karate demonstrations, activities, bounce-houses, carnival games, petting zoo, and a 90 minute outdoor movie. 

Picture at Night to Unite 2018

Picture at Night to Unite 2018

Tuesday, Aug 6

5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Activities

7:45 p.m. Movie- “Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero”    PG/85 min

Where: North Community Park- 13750 Bittersweet Lane

Picture of a ball toss game

Picture of a ball toss game

Kiddie Carnival Fun Day

Rogers Parks and Recreation, along with Community Education will be hosting a morning of games, prizes, bounce-houses and more! This is a FREE event, but please RSVP at www.isd728.org/CE-FamilyCarnival2019 to help us prepare for the event. Weather rescheduling follow www.728communityed.com or Twitter at @CE728ALERT.

Friday, July 19      10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
North Community Park– 13750 Bittersweet Lane (Gazebo Area)

Picture of Beauty and the Beast at Movies @ Dusk 2018 at Lions Central Park

Picture of Beauty and the Beast at Movies @ Dusk 2018 at Lions Central Park

Movies @ Dusk

Join us at the movies…outdoors! We will be showing movies under the stars at Lions Central Park (formerly called Triangle) at the pavilion area, so mark your calendar and save the dates! We will supply the popcorn. Check the recreation department page for updates and our weather hotline at 763-428-0960

Ralph Breaks the Internet | PG – 112 minutes
Friday Aug 23 | 8:15 p.m. /dusk (weather alternate date Sat, Aug 24)

How to Train Your Dragon – The Hidden World | PG -110 minutes
Friday Aug 30 | 8:10 p.m./dusk (weather alternate date Sat, Aug 31)

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse | PG - 117 minutes
Friday Sep 6 | 8:00 p.m./dusk (weather alternate date Sat, Sep 7)

Picture of Movie @ Dusk

Picture of Movie @ Dusk

Movie in My Park 2019 (NEW!)

Let us show an outdoor movie at your local neighborhood park! See the information below for the survey results.

Movie: “Incredibles 2” PG - 118 Minutes

Time: 7:45 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

When: Friday, Sep 13        

Where: Hassan Elementary School- 14055 Orchid Ave, Rogers, MN 55374

Weather Alternate Date: Saturday, Sep 14

Picture of pavillion & playground at Lions Central Park

Picture of pavillion & playground at Lions Central Park

Park Board in the Park (NEW!)

The Park and Recreation Advisory Commission wants to meet you and share, discuss, and learn about desired recreational needs.  They will be hosting two more meetings throughout the summer at the following locations rain or shine.  Please bring your lawn chairs.

Thursday, July 11                 Shadow Woods Park          5:30 p.m.  [if raining, will meet under tented area]

Thursday, Sep 12                 Lions Central Park               5:30 p.m.  New Meeting Location: See Recreation Announcements