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Posted on: May 30, 2019

Fitness in the Park Series Returns Starting May 30

Fitness in the Park is returning this spring and summer, bringing free and fun exercise opportunities at parks and green spaces throughout the city.

New this year are Family Fitness Classes, open to all ages, and a new location – Braemar Golf Course – for some classes.

Local fitness businesses will lead the classes, giving participants a test run of their program offerings. The types of exercise will vary by instructors, with offerings including yoga, boot camps, cardio and strength training.

Fitness in the Park events are open to adults of all fitness levels. No registration is required. It’s recommended people dress for exercising outdoors and bring a towel and water. Children and teens are welcome at the Family Fitness Classes.

All classes begin at 6:30 p.m. and are held on various days of the week. The first Fitness in the Park event is Thursday, May 30, at Arneson Acres Park.

The entire 2019 schedule:

Thursday, May 30, Arneson Acres Park, 4711 W. 70th St.

Monday, June 10, The Courtyard at Braemar Golf Course, 6364 John Harris Drive

Monday, June 17, Family Fitness Class, Rosland Park, 4300 W. 66th St.

Thursday, June 27, Pamela Park, 4303 W. 58th St.

Monday, July 15, The Courtyard at Braemar Golf Course

Monday, July 22, Family Fitness Class, Rosland Park

Thursday, July 25, Pamela Park

Monday, Aug. 12, The Courtyard at Braemar Golf Course

Monday, Aug. 19, Family Fitness Class, Rosland Park

Thursday, Aug. 22, Arneson Acres Park

In case of poor weather, call the weather hotline at 952-826-0368, visit or sign up for text alerts by texting CLOSURES to 57838.

For more information on the Fitness in the Parks program, contact Recreation Supervisor Nicole Gorman at or 952-833-9571.

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