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 Bring a Kid Fishing Event

Cast a line at Lake George for Bring a Kid Fishing (previously known as Fishing Derby & Outdoor Expo) on Sunday, June 24th, from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Lake George Boathouse. Over $5000 in prizes! Kids under 18, accompanied by a parent or guardian, are eligible to win. Participants 16 or old will need a valid fishing license. Bring your own gear or use ours; bait will be provided. Other contributors include Scheels, Sauk Rapids Sportsman’s Club and St. Cloud Morning Optimist Club. See you at this great FREE event!