News & Events


Lincoln Lager Barleyest -

8th Annual Lincoln Lager Barleyfest Tickets are available online.


Colorama Bike Ride

Sign up now for our 33rd Annual Colorama Bike Ride, September 26th 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. 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!