The mission of the Parks and Recreation Department is to improve the quality of life for Moorhead citizens by providing a comprehensive system of parks, recreation, cultural, and human service programs that encourage health, fitness, relaxation, and cultural enrichment, as well as providing opportunities for conservation, education, and community involvement.
Moorhead Parks and Recreation manages a wide variety of programming, facilities, and park land. The City of Moorhead boasts 46 parks, miles of trails and sidewalks, and a variety of facilities.
Scholarships are available to all Moorhead youth seeking financial assistance for parks and recreation programming. Download the scholarship application and find more information under our Scholarship section.
Skating Rinks in Moorhead
Outdoor skating rinks are now open in Moorhead, including a general skating rink, hockey rink, and a heated shelter. Staff will be on site during public skating hours of 4-8 pm, Monday - Friday, and 1-8 pm, Saturday and Sunday, through February 23 (weather permitting). For more information, visit our News Feed for Outdoor Skating Rinks.
Open Skate at the Moorhead Sports Center is every Sunday from 2:15-4:15 pm, through March. For more information, visit our News Feed for Open Skate at the Moorhead Sports Center.
There are no announcements at this time.
Gooseberry/Lindenwood Parks: lowered and accessible
Memorial/Oak Grove Parks: inaccessible
Floating Bridge: removed and inaccessible