The Recreation Department Has Gone Virtual!
Whether you’re at home or social distancing on one of Burnsville’s numerous trails we are here to bring fun your way! Staff are planning a variety of activities you can do from home or safely out in the community.
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Fall Photo Contest
Head outside to explore the beautiful fall season in Burnsville’s parks as part of the Parks Scavenger Hunt –Fall Edition! Get outside and enjoy all that Burnsville parks have to offer during this scenic time of year. Choose two of the parks listed below and take a selfie in front of one of the amenities at each location. Winners receive will gift cards to Burnsville restaurants.
|Cedarbridge||Nicollet Commons Park||Sunset Pond|
|Cliff Fen||North River Hills||Terrace Oaks East|
|Crystal Beach||Paha Sapa||Terrace Oaks West|
|Crystal Lake West||Red Oak||Vista View|
|Lac Lavon||Rudy Kraemer||Wolk|
Date: October 1-31
Photo submission deadline: Saturday October 31
View Contest Details and submit photos at burnsvillemn.gov/fallcolors
*While practicing details in this contest, please practice appropriate social distancing and be safe while outside.
Pumpkin Carving Contest
Halloween is approaching and that means its time to carve some pumpkins! Submit a photo of your best pumpkin carving to firstname.lastname@example.org for your chance to win a gift card to local businesses.
Date: Monday, October 12- Monday, October 26
Halloween Fest on the Go
Boys and ghouls all of ages are invited to this family- friendly event that includes a drive-thru illuminated trick-or-treat trail.
Ages: All ages-costumes encouraged!
*New Location * Lac Lavon Park, 15501 Lac Lavon Drive
Date: Friday, October 30
Time: 5:30-7 pm (session one), 7-8:30 pm (session two)
Cost: $10 per vehicle
Pre-registration Is required at burnsvillemn.gov/recreation
Grandparents and Me Pop Up Party
Drive through Neill Park where Recreation staff will greet you with a bag full of goodies to show your appreciation for your grandparents. Goodie bags will include coloring pages, activities and letters to send your grandparents.
Neill Park, 13501 Upton Avenue
Date: Tuesday, November 17
Time: 4:30-5:30 pm or while supplies last