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Spend Saturday with the Birds

Enjoy a winter morning of birds, binoculars, and snow shoes in beautiful South Fargo.  The Fargo Park District and Audubon Dakota are teaming up to host Cross Country Birding Festival from 11:00 am-3:00 pm on Saturday, February 13 at Forest … Continue reading

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Make a Splash at Pool Events

Make a splash at two fun pool parties on Saturday, February 6. Bring the whole family to Destination Anchor Island and imagine you are someplace tropical.  Middle school and high school students are invited to spend Saturday evening hanging with friends … Continue reading

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Winter Family Fun

Just because it is winter in Fargo doesn’t mean you should hibernate!  Get outside and celebrate winter at one of the fun, free events offered by the Fargo Park District this weekend: Cardboard Sled Race Put together a one of … Continue reading

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Frozen Fantasy Family Dance

The Fargo Park District is hosting the eighth annual Frozen Fantasy Family Dance. This family dance event is held from 7:00-9:30 pm on Saturday, January 23 at the Baymont Inn & Suites. Create some magic by bringing the whole family … Continue reading

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Blizzard Bash

Bring the family and celebrate all the fun things about winter at Blizzard Bash.  The Fargo Park District, Scheels Arena and West Fargo Park District are hosting Blizzard Bash from 1:00-5:00 pm on Monday, January 18 inside the Scheels Arena. This free … Continue reading

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Fargo Park District Seeks Candidates for Executive Director Position

The Fargo Park District Board of Commissioners is seeking an energetic visionary to lead a growing community’s park district.  Roger Gress, the current Executive Director, announced his intentions to retire after 29 years of distinguished service in June of 2015. … Continue reading

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Local Charities Benefit from Collections at Santa Village

The Fargo Park District hosted the 29th Annual Santa Village at Rheault Farm November 28 through December 23. During this time there were over 14,900 visitors that came to the event and gave donations to benefit those in need in … Continue reading

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2016 Shelter Reservations begin January 4

For people planning events at Fargo Park District shelters in 2016, we will begin taking reservations starting January 4. The following parks have rentals: Lindenwood Park, Island Park, Oak Grove Park , Rabanus Park, Rheault Farm and Trollwood Park. Check … Continue reading

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Neighborhood Outdoor Rinks & Warming Houses Open December 30

The Fargo Park District will be opening six warming houses and outdoor skating rinks December 30. Locations opening include Clara Barton, Horace Mann, Kennedy, Washington, Jefferson, and Roosevelt. The new Downtown on Ice Rink will open December 31. Additional locations … Continue reading

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What to do over the Holiday School Break?

‘Tis the season when the kids get all excited about school vacation and new toys! However, it doesn’t take long for the kids to get bored and the parents to wonder where they can go to get out of the … Continue reading

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