The Parks & Recreation Department provides services to residents and guests that help make Shakopee a great place to live, work and play. The Department is guided by the City’s appointed Parks and Recreation Advisory Board and Environmental Advisory Committee.
- Coordinating the development and use of the City’s 920-acre park and open space system
- Operating special facilities such as the Community Center, Enigma Teen Center, Ice Arena, Aquatic Park, Joe Schleper Stadium and the Youth Building
- Providing a wide range of recreation and sports programs for youth, adults and senior populations
- Working closely with the City's 11 affiliated youth sports associations, three adult sports leagues, and two town baseball teams
- Coordinating City efforts to ensure that all city programs, services and facilities are barrier free for individuals with disabilities or special needs. Read more about the City’s Inclusion Services [PDF]. Click here for the City’s Inclusion Form [PDF].
Parks & Recreation Photo Galleries
- Battle of the Bands
Teen bands competed against one another June 26 in the annual Battle of the Bands at Engima Teen Center.
Contains 12 Photo(s)
- Easter Egg Hunt 2015
The snow and cold didn't keep anyone from having a blast at the annual Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, March 28 in the Community Center.
Contains 15 Photo(s)
- Goldfish Hunt 2014
SandVenture Aquatic Park patrons celebrated the last day of the 2014 season with the traditional goldfish hunt.
Contains 8 Photo(s)