News and Press Releases

  • Park and Recreation | Thu Jun 7th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Electric City Water Park opens for the season today, Friday, June 8. The Water Park will be open from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    The Water Park includes the Mitchell Pool, the wading pool and Little Squirts Soak Zone; the Power Tower Plunge and the Flow Rider where participants can boogie board, ride the lazy river and head down the riptide slide.

  • Park and Recreation | Thu Jun 7th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Spray Parks in Jaycee Park and Dudley Anderson Park (adjacent to the Water Tower Pool) will open Friday, June 8. The Spray Park hours at both pools will be 2:00-6:00 p.m. daily. The Spray Parks are free through Friday, June 29.

  • Park and Recreation | Tue Jun 5th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Great Falls is hosting the 2012 Montana Senior Olympics, June 7-9. The games kickoff on Thursday with the official opening at Alive@5, 5:00-9:00 p.m. in Whittier Park, adjacent to the Civic Center. Plan to attend Alive@5 to give a warm welcome to the participating athletes.

  • Park and Recreation | Fri May 25th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The City is hosting the first annual Keith and Wade’s Revenge Golf Tournament on Saturday, June 2 as a fundraiser for capital improvements at the golf courses. To learn more and to register click here.

  • Park and Recreation | Fri May 11th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Pacific Steel & Recycling Trailside Dog Park will reopen for regular use on Monday, May 14 at 8 a.m. The park is open from dawn to dusk, seven days a week and is reopening just in time for summer weather!

  • Park and Recreation | Thu May 10th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    For Immediate Release


    Date: May 16, 2012
    Contact: Patty Rearden
    Phone: 406-771-1265
    Fax: 406-761-4055

  • Park and Recreation | Mon Apr 30th, 2012 | full story
    Camp Day

    The Community Recreation Center offers a variety of summer camps to keep your children active and entertained. They make your child's camp experience fun, eventful and fulfilling!

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Apr 13th, 2012 | full story
    Cover Image from the 2014 Summer Guide

    The 2014 Summer Guide

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Apr 13th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


    DATE: April 13, 2012
    CONTACT: Giles Salyer, Parks Superintendent - 406-771-1265

  • Park and Recreation | Thu Apr 12th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Great Falls will be the site for Montana Senior Olympics again this year - June 7-9. The games are open to individuals 50 years of age and over. Sports include Archery, Basketball, Bowling, Cycling, Field and Track, Golf, Horseshoes, Racewalk, Racquetball, Road Race, Swimming, Table Tennis and Tennis.

  • Park and Recreation | Tue Apr 10th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The 33rd Annual Ice Breaker Road Race is this Sunday, April 22, 2012. Join over 3,400 runners, joggers and fitness walkers in this exciting, family-friendly event!

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Apr 6th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    DATE: April 5, 2012
    CONTACT: Patty Rearden, 406-771-1265
    Deputy Park & Recreation Director

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Apr 6th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    DATE: April 5, 2012
    CONTACT: Giles Salyer, Park Superintendent - 406-771-1265

  • Park and Recreation | Thu Apr 5th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    DATE: April 5, 2012
    CONTACT: Giles Salyer, Park Superintendent - 406-771-1265

  • Park and Recreation | Thu Mar 29th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The City's Annual Easter Egg Hunt is Saturday, April 7 at 11 a.m. at Gibson Park. This family friendly event features over 3,000 eggs filled with candy and special prizes as well as a special appearance from the Easter Bunny. Don't forget your basket!

  • Park and Recreation | Wed Mar 14th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Don't forget to register for the 33rd Annual Ice Breaker Road Race being held Sunday, April 22, 2012. Join over 3,400 runners, joggers and fitness walkers who enter the race each year! The Ice Breaker features 1, 3 and 5 mile options for participants.

  • Park and Recreation | Wed Mar 14th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Anaconda Hills & Eagle Falls Golf Courses are open for play! Tee times for both Eagle Falls and Anaconda Hills can be made up to 2 days in advance. For tee times, call Eagle Falls at 761-1078 or Anaconda Hills at 761-8459.
     

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Mar 9th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The unusually warm and dry winter has created higher use at the Pacific Steel & Recycling Trailside Dog Park this year. While the mild winter has been good for humans and their canine companions, it has caused considerable turf damage at the park. The park will be closed weekdays, starting Monday, March 12 in order to repair the turf damage. 

  • Park and Recreation | Thu Mar 8th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Eagle Falls Golf Club and driving range are opening early due to unseasonably warm weather! The course will be opening this Saturday, March 10 at 10 a.m. The pro shop will open at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday to schedule tee times.  Call Eagle Falls for tee times at 761-1078. The course will be open daily, weather permitting. Use of carts will be determined daily.
     

  • Park and Recreation | Tue Mar 6th, 2012 | full story

    DATE: March 6, 2012
    CONTACTS: Patty Rearden, Deputy Park & Recreation Director
    Connie Caouette, Golf Manager - 406-771-1265

  • Park and Recreation | Mon Mar 5th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Become a part of an elite lifeguard team by getting certified. The City of Great Falls hires approximately 70 lifeguards every summer with some positions being available year round. The City is offering two lifeguard training sessions in March and April. Training includes CPR/PR, Oxygen Administration, First Aid Certification and Lifeguard Certification. Learn more here or call the Natatorium at 452-3733.

  • Park and Recreation | Mon Mar 5th, 2012 | full story

    DATE: March 5, 2012
    CONTACT: Cindy Stein, Administrative Assistant - 771-1265

     

  • Park and Recreation | Mon Mar 5th, 2012 | full story

    DATE: March 5, 2012
    CONTACT: Giles Salyer, Parks Superintendent - 406-771-1265

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE