MRPA Annual Conference 2023

September 26-29, 2023

Plymouth Community Center

14800 34th Ave. N.

Plymouth, MN 55447

The MRPA Conference Planning Committee is excited to bring to you the 2023 Minnesota Recreation and Park Association Annual Conference. The theme is "Trailblazing." The 2023 team is devoted to delivering a conference that will explore all aspects of parks and recreation. 

The conference delegate brochure is available to view. 

Interested in signing up for an off-site institute?  Click here to read more about the opportunities. 

Click here to register online for an off-site institute

*The 2023 Annual Conference is at capacity for Wednesday.  Only Thursday and Friday remain available.  

Click here for member online registration

Click here for non-member registration

Click here for the lifeguard instructor review on Tuesday 

Need an input code for the Whova app?  Trailblazing2023

Get our official event app,
For Blackberry or Windows Phone, Click here
For feature details, visit Whova

Sponsorship & Exhibit Hall

The Exhibit Hall is Full!  

View the Sponsor and Exhibitor brochure for more details about the event.

Exhibitor Lunch Registration:
Click here to register for lunch tickets or electrical

Interested in becoming a corporate member?

 Click here for the corporate membership form.

 Click here to register online for corporate membership.

NEW - Maintenance Rodeo
September 27 & 28

The annual conference highlights a new maintenance focused track. Thursday will include the new maintenance rodeo and exhibit hall. 

Click here to register online for the maintenance rodeo (only Thursday is available at this time - Wednesday is full)


Click here to fill out the form   

MRPA Annual Conference 2024
Mankato, MN
September 24 - 27, 2024

2024 MRPA Conference Survey

Help plan next year's conference by providing input on what you would like to see by clicking here.

If you are interested in participating in the planning of the 2024 conference, please email Co-Chairs Kevin O'Brien or Claudia Hicks

Past MRPA Conference:
MRPA Annual Conference 2022

Thank you to the delegates, exhibitors, volunteers, and sponsors for attending the 85th MRPA Annual Conference and Exhibit Hall at Cragun's Resort and Conference Center. A 2022 Annual Conference photo gallery can be found here:

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