City of Bloomington Parks & Recreation • 115 E. Washington St. • Bloomington, IL 61701 • 309-434-2260 •

Thursday, 3/30/2017
FrogWatch USA is a Citizen Science program of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) that ... [more]

Summer Seasonal Job Fair
Sunday, 4/2/2017
Join us April 2nd on the first floor of Miller Park Pavilion located in Miller Park to learn more ... [more]

MPZ Spring Cleaning Day
Saturday, 4/8/2017
Join us for a day of spring cleaning at the Zoo. Please contact Silvia Schuh at ... [more]

Easter Bunny Skate
Saturday, 4/15/2017
Easter Bunny Skate Date: 4/15/2017 Time: 12:40 PM - 1:55 PM Location: Pepsi Ice Center ... [more]

Party for the Planet
Saturday, 4/22/2017
Come and join in the largest Earth Day celebration in North America. Your Miller Park Zoo is the ... [more]

Family Day
Saturday, 5/6/2017
This free event will get the whole family moving! Join us for an active day at the park filled with ... [more]

Super Heroes and Royalty
Saturday, 5/6/2017
Dress as your favorite Disney character or super hero and get 50% off admission. Want to upgrade ... [more]

Star Wars Day at the Zoo
Saturday, 5/6/2017
Are you big into the Star Wars Movies? If you are, your family will not want to miss this event. ... [more]

BNGA Interclub
Sunday, 5/14/2017 to Monday, 5/15/2017
interclub ... [more]

Endangered Species Day
Saturday, 5/20/2017
Started by United States Senate proclamation, Endangered Species Day encourages people of all ages ... [more]

Prep Tour
Thursday, 6/1/2017 to Friday, 6/2/2017
jr golf ... [more]

MPZ 2nd Annual Delta Airlines/Miller Park Zoo Scavenger Hunt
Sunday, 6/4/2017
2nd Annual Delta Airlines/Miller Park Zoo Scavenger Hunt. June 4th 12-3. Family Four Pack $35 if ... [more]

IL Farm Agents Golf Outing
Thursday, 6/8/2017
Golf ... [more]

MPZ's Birthday
Saturday, 6/10/2017
ZOO’S BIRTHDAY- JUNE 10TH 12-3 Activities throughout the zoo to celebrate the zoo’s Birthday! We ... [more]

Ideal Environmental
Monday, 6/12/2017
golf ... [more]

Longest Day of Golf
Tuesday, 6/20/2017
Mathathon ... [more]

Bloomington-Normal 2 women golf
Saturday, 6/24/2017
2 women best position ... [more]

SOAR RESPECT RUN 5K - Sun., March 26
Change the "R-word" to Respect. Join us for the 3rd annual Respect Run 5K hosted by S.O.A.R. in Miller Park. Friends, family and S.O.A.R. participants of all ages are welcome! Deadline to register is Friday, March 3rd (with t-shirt). Register by filling out this form and submitting to the PRCA Admin Office at 115 E Washington St., Bloomington. Walk-up registration the day of is also available at 9:30 a.m. before the race (no t-shirt).

View details on how you can advertise in our seasonal program guide. NEW this year, learn how your business can reserve the Center Street Banner in downtown Bloomington. All reservations must be made in person.

Want to see a full listing of our parks and facilities? The map in the Summer Program Guide is no longer the most updated map. View the most updated map!

If you do not already have one, you can now create your own RecWeb account online to register for our classes and programs. Click "Online Registration" to the right to get started, but please keep these things in mind.


For your convenience, information about class/event cancellation may be obtained at anytime by calling the Parks & Rec hotline at (309) 434-2FUN (2386).

New To The Area?
The Bloomington Parks and Recreation Department invites you to come in and find out what we have to offer. We have programs, classes, and facilities for all ages. Want to learn more? Give us a call at (309) 434-2260. We will be happy to explain any program that is of interest to you. We want to meet you and talk with you and your family. You are important!

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Bloomington Parks, Recreation & Cultural Arts Department (309) 434-2260

Hours: Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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