City of Merrill

Parks and Recreation

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

We are in the process of completing our 5 year Outdoor Recreation Plan. We would like your help by answering a few Parks & Recreation Related Questions - please click on the following link and answer the questions. THANK YOU!!



 ******The Bierman Family Aquatic Center is open and will remain open every day from 12:00-7:00 p.m.



 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 -

10th Annual Lincoln Lager Barleyfest Tickets will be available soon!!


Colorama Bike Ride

Sign up now for our 34th Annual Colorama Bike Ride, September 24th at Kitchenette Park. Ride begins at 10am, 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.


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!