With 73 acres, Brooklyn Park Central Park is one of the city’s largest community parks - big enough to encompass Brookland Golf Course. Because it is in a central location, it has become a recreational hub for Brooklyn Park. Family friendly amenities include a large playground area, sports courts and fields and 9 hole disc golf course. There is over a mile of walking trails within the park. In the summer, the park hosts Movies in the Park and a National Night Out kickoff. This park has off street parking and indoor restrooms.
Winter Activities at Brooklyn Park Central Park
In the winter other recreation opportunities include outdoor rinks-- both pleasure and hockey -- and a semi-permanent warming house.
There is also a city-recommended sledding hill at this park. Find more Brooklyn Park and greater Twin Cities sledding hills here.
The park is home to a free, A 9-hole disc golf course. If you don't have your own discs, you can purchase them at the golf course's clubhouse. Todd, our disc golf dad, lists this as one of his top 3 free courses.
Birthday Parties at Brooklyn Park Central Park
The picnic pavilion at this park is available to rent for birthday parties and other private events. It can hold up to 150 people. During the summer and fall of 2020, Brooklyn Park plans to add a kitchen to the shelter. Amenities will include stainless steel counters, a sink and a refrigerator.
Family Fun at Brookland Golf Park
Families can take advantage of a Super Family Rate any day after 6:30pm during the golf season. A family of four people can play for $20. A family of three can play for $10 on Sundays after 2pm. A second round costs $5.
The course also offer FootGolf, including greens with tees, holes and direction markers. To make a tee time, call the Pro Shop 763-488-6497 or visit the Brookland website, where you can also view a visual overview of the game and watch videos about FootGolf Rules and an Introductory video.
Among other proposed updates, the City of Brooklyn Park is considering adding a bar and grill restaurant with an outdoor patio to the Clubhouse. This patio would connect to an outdoor games area that would include lawn games and mini golf. Currently, the golf course has a snack bar.
On Monday nights during the summer of 2020, Brookland Golf Course will offer a $20 Grill and Game night special. Play a round of golf and enjoy a hot dog and pop. Begins June 15, 2020.