Public Health Advisory
Bend Park and Recreation District has modified operations due to COVID-19.
Parks and trails remain open with temporary use & social distancing rules.
Playgrounds, sport courts & skateparks closed.
All facilities closed:
including Juniper Swim & Fitness Center, Bend Senior Center, The Pavilion, Art Station, District Office and Park Services.
Spring & summer recreation programs adjusted.
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Bend Park and Recreation District temporarily eliminates positions
Positions planned to be restored as soon as possible The Bend Park and Recreation District has notified a significant portion of its... Read More
March 30, 2020
Playgrounds, skateparks and sports courts closed
The Bend Park and Recreation District is closing its playgrounds, sports courts, exercise equipment and skate parks beginning today, March... Read More
March 23, 2020
BPRD to close all facilities to public from end of March 15 through March 29
Bend Park and Recreation District to close all facilities to the public from the end of Sunday, March 15 through... Read More
March 13, 2020
Bend Senior Center to temporarily close; other park and recreation programs canceled
Bend Park and Recreation District is taking several steps to limit community exposure to COVID-19 in accordance with state officials... Read More
March 12, 2020
Board learns about city’s transportation goals, results of public survey
At the Feb. 18 board of directors meeting, the park district elected officials were joined by two city councilors who... Read More
February 19, 2020
Youth sports registration deadlines coming in March
Local youth are invited to participate in the Bend Park and Recreation District’s spring sports leagues. The deadline to register... Read More
February 19, 2020
River planning efforts begin with survey, focus group
The Bend Park and Recreation District is planning for recreational access and riparian habitat restoration at parks along the Deschutes... Read More
February 10, 2020
Board approves plan for Northpointe Park, swears in Deb Schoen
At the Jan. 21 meeting, the BPRD board of directors approved the master plan for NE Bend neighborhood park, received... Read More
January 22, 2020
Bend Park and Recreation Foundation to host Curlapalooza fundraising event
UPDATE: This event is canceled. The Bend Park and Recreation Foundation announces registration is now open for a Curlapalooza fundraising... Read More
January 13, 2020
Board selects Deb Schoen to fill vacant seat
At the Jan. 7 Bend Park and Recreation District’s board meeting, the directors selected Deb Schoen to fill the vacant... Read More