Special Events

  1. Winter Pop Up Events
  2. Environmental Fun Fair
  3. Summer Concert Series
  4. Wet N Wild
  5. Nickel Jamboree
  6. Pumpkin Night in the Park
  7. Winter lights
  8. Winterfest

Winter Recreation Pop-up Events

Fridley Recreation invites you and your family to get outside this winter and enjoy our parks! These events are free and no registration is required. 

Family Roasting Smores over Bonfire

Skating, Sledding and S’mores! 
Join us for an afternoon of fun at Commons Park! Use free skates on the ice rink, sled down the giant hill, and make a s’more over the fire! The warming house will be open for you to warm up, make a fun winter craft, and there will be music playing to keep the party festive (dancing is optional)! Join a friend from the Mississippi Library for story time in the warming house at 3 p.m. 

Sat.      2/25    2-4 p.m.            All ages           Commons Park (meet by the Warming House)    FREE

April Fool’s Scavenger Hunt
It’s a perfect day for silly jokes and tricks! Join us for an exciting day at the Nature Center as we decode clues, explore the trails and find one of many jokes hidden on the trails. Find all of the hidden jokes and win a prize! 

UPDATE: Due to weather, this event has been rescheduled to April 6, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Sat.      4/6      3:30-5:30 p.m.            All ages           Springbrook Nature Center            FREE