City of Merrill

Parks and Recreation

On this site you will find many valuable things such as:


 ******Beginning October 16th you will be able to purchase your "Early Bird" Aquatic Center Passes at the Smith Center. Perfect gift ideas for the upcoming holiday season/birthdays/special occassions!! For information click here



 The City of Merrill recently became a proud member of Wisconsin Urban Wood

Visit their website for information on our new partnership


News & Events


Lincoln Lager Barleyest -

11th Annual Lincoln Lager Barleyfest, Saturday, October 6th, 2018. Details coming soon!


Colorama Bike Ride

36th Annual Colorama Bike Ride, September 22rd at Kitchenette Park. Ride begins at 9am, 10 mile family ride, 30 & 50 mile rides. Registration Form available.


Smith Center Event Hosting

We would love an opportunity to host your special event, wedding, or party inside the Smith Center. *The best venue to host any event in Lincoln County, large or small* Call us for info or stop in for a tour and see what we can do for you!!


Merrill Dog Park

The Merrill Dog Park is open, please stop out to the Merrill Area Recreation Complex (1100 Marc Drive) and check it out!


Normal Park Gazebo

New this year, Normal Park Gazebo will be able to be reserved. We are pleased to announce that the restroom project at Normal Park will be finished very soon!


Merrill Park Endowment Fund

Looking to help us continue beautifying our parks, upgrading amenities, and improving recreational opportunities? Find out how via the Merrill Park Endowment Fund or contact us!