Special Events

Archery Event at Mississippi River Park

Youth, ages 8-14, accompanied by an adult, are invited to come out to the archery range at Mississippi River Park (6 miles north of Sartell on Co Rd #1) for a free Genesis Bow Youth Shoot (equipment provided) . The Youth Shoot, sponsored by Scheels and St. Cloud Park and Recreation will be held on Sunday, May 20th, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm.  Parent must sign a waiver for their child upon arrival.  Additional archery events will be held Friday through Sunday, May 18th through the 20th; please visit www.scheels.com for full details.

Under the Stars Movie Series - Free Event!

In partnership with Capital One, we're excited to announce this year's Under the Stars Movie Series! Held at Whitney Park, bring a blanket and head over for music and seating at 8pm; film will start at dusk. Concessions will be available for purchase. Rain won't stop the fun - Whitney Recreation Center Gym will be the rain site.

August 10th's movie will be left up to you! Vote for your choice at Whitney Recreation Center or Capital One Cafe and receive a free gift - a gym pass at Whitney, or a free coffee at Capital One! More information and voting dates will follow. 

Approx. Time
FridayJune 15th9:00 pmBeauty and the BeastWhitney Field C-3
FridayJuly 20th8:50 pmStar Wars: The Last JediWhitney Field C-3
FridayAugust 10th8:30 pmTBD - Community Vote!Whitney Field C-3

Fishing Derby

Granite City Days Fishing Derby and Outdoor Expo

The 12th Annual Fishing Derby and Outdoor Expo, sponsored by St Cloud Park and Recreation, Eich Motor Company, Scheels and the Sauk Rapids Sportsman's Club will be held in conjunction with Granite City Day's Family Fun Day on Sunday, June 24th, from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. Join us at the Lake George Boathouse for fishing, outdoor activities, prizes and entertainment for everyone! Participants 16 or old will need a valid fishing license; fishing gear, bait and refreshments will be provided. See you at this great FREE event!