Upcoming Events

MRPA hosts a variety of education opportunities throughout the year. Workshop information will be added to this page throughout the year.



31st Annual Minnesota USSSA Hall of Fame Benefit Golf Tournament 

  • Thursday, July 25
  • 9 a.m. shotgun start
  • Theodore Wirth Golf Course in Minneapolis

Click here for the informational packet, which includes the entry form and sponsorship form

Click here to register online

If you’re not a golfer, there are ways to be involved through a hole or merchandise sponsorship. This information is included on the sponsorship form.

Interested in helping promote the golf tournament?
Click here for the flyer.

We hope you’ll join us for a great summer day of golf and fun on July 25!


MRPA Lifeguard Competition

July 28, 2024

Apple Valley, MN

For more details, visit Minnesota Aquatics Network Lifeguard Competition | Facebook


Emerging Recreation Leaders Institute 2

Five Session in the Fall of 2024
More information to follow




MRPA Annual Conference 2024
September 24 - 27, 2024
Mayo Clinic Health System Event Center
Mankato, MN

This year’s conference theme is Impacting Communities. Changing Lives. The 2024 conference team is devoted to delivering a conference that will explore all aspects of parks and recreation.


Delegate Registrations - Opens Early July!

The conference delegate information and registration form will be available on the website in the MRPA Parks and Recreation magazine’s summer edition by early July We look forward to seeing you September 24-27 at the MRPA Annual Conference in Mankato.


Claudia Hicks, Conference Committee Co-Chair                                                      

claudiahicks@mankatomn.gov   

Kevin O’Brien, Conference Committee Co-Chair

kobrien@ci.faribault.mn.us

Ben Boldt, Program Committee Chair   

bboldt@rochestermn.gov                                                                   



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