City of Merrill

Parks and Recreation

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

  • Breakfast With Santa: 12/8/18 from 8-11 a.m. must pre-register by calling our office. $3.00 suggested donation.2018-19 Fall/Winter Recreation Programs & Registration

  • 2018-19 Fall/Winter Recreation Programs & Registration Forms
  • 12th Annual Lincoln Lager Barleyfest presented by Dave's County Market!! Saturday, October 5th, 2019 2-6pm at the Smith Center. 

  • **We are proud to be a partner in the new "Black Squirrel Scurry" Triathalon. For information click this link

  ******Early Bird Bierman Family Aquatic Center discount season passes for 2019 will be available for purchase on November 12th, 2018. Save $15 on a family season pass and $10 on an individual season pass if purchased by 12/31/18. 



 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 -

12th Annual Lincoln Lager Barleyfest, Saturday, October 5th, 2019. Details coming soon!


Colorama Bike Ride

37th Annual Colorama Bike Ride, September 21st, 2019 at Kitchenette Park. Ride begins at 9am, 10 mile family ride, 30 & 50 mile rides. Registration Form available soon.


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

 Normal Park Gazebo can be reserved. We are pleased to announce that the restroom project at Normal Park is finished - visit our outdoor ice rink and warm up inside the new facility!


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!