Parks, Recreation & Forestry

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The City of Sun Prairie's Parks & Recreation Department, in conjunction with the Parks and Forestry Division are committed to improving the quality of life for the benefit of all residents of Sun Prairie by inspiring all to learn, play and connect through diverse programs and experience in safe and enjoyable natural spaces and public places. The city's park and open space system consists of over 400 acres of parkland throughout the city and includes the Pet Exercise Area and the Family Aquatic Center. 

Winter/Spring Registration Information

For online Registration click HERE. For all other ways to register see page 5 of the Winter/Spring Rec Connection.  

New Registration System for Summer 2019:

After careful consideration, the Sun Prairie Parks & Recreation Department has decided to switch registration systems beginning in Summer 2019. 

If you have registered online with us previously using Activenet, you will need to create a new account with our new system, RecPro. To register for a new account, visit the Sun Prairie Parks & Recreation's new website and create an account using the "Sign In" link at the top of the page.

Programming

Winter/Spring Parks & Recreation Registration: Registration is live for the Winter/Spring 2019 programs. Register today!

Summer 2019 Parks & Recreation Registration: Summer Registration begins April 9.

Blooming of Sun Prairie: Would you like to help beautify the City of Sun Prairie? We are looking for volunteers for open flower beds.

Community Gardens: The Sun Prairie Community Garden Organization provides gardening opportunities for community members who desire to have a garden for home use in an open and welcoming community environment.  

2019 Summer Fun Guide - Coming Soon

The 2019 Summer Fun Guide will be delivered in the Friday, March 29 issue of the Sun Prairie Star.  It will also be available for pickup after 11:00 a.m. on March 29th at the following locations:

  • Parks and Recreation Department (2598 West Main Street)
  • Chamber of Commerce (109 East Main Street)
  • Sun Prairie Public Library (1350 Linnerud Drive)
  • The Colonial Club (301 Blankenheim Lane)
  • City Hall (300 East Main Street)

Summer 2019 Registration Dates

For Residents
Tuesday, April 9 at 9:00 a.m.:  Online registration opens
Wednesday, April 10 at 8:00 a.m.:  Drop-off, mail-in, fax and e-mail registrations start being processed (you may send in registration forms at any time prior to this date)
Wednesday, April 10 at 8:00 a.m.:  In-person registrations

For Non-Residents
Tuesday, April 16 at 9:00 a.m.:  Online registration opens
Wednesday, April 17 at 8:00 a.m.:  Drop-off, mail-in, fax and e-mail registrations start being processed (you may send in registration forms at any time prior to this date)
Wednesday, April 17 at 8:00 a.m.:  In-person registrations