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Below is a list of our the current season of special events.
Puppet Wagon Schedule
The Puppet Wagon will be traveling around Woodbury neighborhoods and parks performing puppet shows filled with music and silly puppets! Performances are about eight minutes long and participants can play with the puppets afterwards. Shows will be canceled in the event of poor weather conditions.
Mondays, June 11-Aug. 13
(No shows July 2)
Bailey’s Arbor Park
|6515 Scheel Drive
1201 Parkwood Drive
2197 Queens Drive
7749 Dunmore Road
10909 Maple Blvd.
9020 Hudson Road
Tuesdays, June 12-Aug. 14
(No shows July 3)
Colby Lake Park
|4125 Radio Drive
7430 Newbury Road
3495 Williamsburg Parkway
1375 Eagle View Blvd
9715 Valley Creek Road
3100 Edgewater Drive
7949 Cobblestone Road
2695 Ojibway Drive
Wednesdays, June 13-Aug. 15
(No shows July 4)
|Summit Pointe Park
Stonemill Farms Park
Dancing Waters Park
Powers Lake Park
Evergreen West Park
Pioneer Park, Newport
|1599 Interlachen Parkway
11500 Sawmill Curve
10980 Dancing Waters
10000 Brookview Road
1033 Tamberwood Trail
611 4th Avenue, Newport
(Only showing in Newport on: June 20, July 11 and Aug. 8)
Thursdays, June 14-Aug. 16
(No shows July 5)
Fairway Meadows Park
Colby Lake Park
|3525 Parkers Drive
2670 Wimbledon Drive
8095 Boulder Ridge
2230 Woodcrest Drive
9715 Valley Creek Road
Thank you to Kinderberry Hill for the 2018 sponsorship of the Puppet Wagon!
Starlight Cinema Summer Movie Series
Get ready for our epic outdoor movie series, shown on a two-story screen with stadium speakers! The series is a collaboration between local businesses and Woodbury Parks and Recreation. Bring blankets and lawn chairs for seating.
Ojibway Park, Bandshell
Movies begin at dusk. Movie themed activities begin at 7 p.m.
|Thursday, June 14||Moana||PG/107 min|
|Thursday, June 28||Sing||PG/114 min|
|Thursday, July 12 -Cancelled due to weather
rescheduled for Thursday, July 19
|Lego Ninjago||PG/ 101 min|
|Thursday, July 26||The Incredibles||PG/116 min|
|Thursday, Aug. 9||Descendants 2||G/111 min|
4th of July Celebration
Celebrate Independence Day at Woodbury's Hometown Celebration. This year's band will be FlashMob!, a Minneapolis-based group that covers a wide range of hits from the 1970's through today. FlashMob! will hit the stage at 7 p.m. and perform until the traditional fireworks display at 10 p.m.
HealthEast Sports Center
Wednesday, July 4
Food: 6-10 p.m.
KidZone: 6-8:30 p.m.
Fireworks: 10 p.m.
Thanks to A.J. Alberts Plumbing for sponsoring the Kid Zone and City and County Credit Union for sponsoring the fireworks!
Join us for fun and games at this year's Coin Carnival. The day will include games and prizes, a bounce house, temporary tattoos, crazy hair, Puppet Wagon shows and lunch!
Ages 2-12 with an adult
HealthEast Sports Center (outdoors if weather permits, inside if inclement weather)
Friday, July 20
10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Tickets for all activities will be sold on site.
Thank you to CorTrust Bank for the financial sponsorship of this community event!
Kids Duathlon: Bike it. Run it. Du it.
Bike and run to test your endurance in this duathlon! Youth will bike two miles and run one mile along the trails of Ojibway Park. Breakfast snacks will be provided at the finish line. All participants must bring their own bike; wear athletic shows and a well-fitting bike helmet.
Ojibway Park, Woodbury
Saturday, July 21
Thank you to Twin Cities Orthopedics for the 2018 sponsorship of our Kids Race Series!
Tiny Tot Triathlon
A triathlon set up just for our tiniest triathletes! Participants will bike, run and get wet as they make their way to the finish line where all participants will receive a sticker medal presented to them by a firefighter or police officer! Little athletes will bike on their own tricycle, bicycle or similar self-pushed riding item; run, walk of skip down a length of path; splash into our splash pad; and end with a dash to the finish line. Plus, before or after the race, participants will have a chance to create a medal craft and grab a snack at the snack tables hosted by Goldfish Swim School.
Please note: the splash pad at HealthEast Sports Center will be reserved for this event from 9-11:30 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 4.
Recommended ages 2-5
HealthEast Sports Center, outdoor area and splash pad
Saturday, Aug. 4
$6 child only needs to register
Start times at 9 or 9:15 a.m.
Start time at 9:30 or 9:45 a.m.
Age 4 (short course)
Start time at 10 or 10:15 a.m.
Age 4-5 (longer course)
Start time at 10:45 or 11:15 a.m.
Thank you to Goldfish Swim School for the financial sponsorship of this event.
Performances in the Park
Central Park Indoor Amphitheater Performances
8595 Central Park Place
|Sunday, June 3||2 p.m.||Dance & Entertainment Showcase|
|Friday, Aug. 3||11 a.m.||The Remarkable Reptiles|
Performances coordinated by the Washington County Library held at Central Park's Indoor Amphitheater
|Saturday, June 9||10:30 a.m.||Schiffelly Puppets|
|Monday, June 11||1:30 p.m.||Mixed Nuts Kids Comedy|
|Wednesday, June 27||2 p.m.||Bruce the Bug Guy|
|Wednesday, Aug. 8||10:30 a.m.||Brodini|
Ojibway Park Performances
2695 Ojibway Drive
|Friday, June 15||11 a.m.||The Bazillions|
|Friday, July 13||11 a.m.||Matt Dunn|
Enjoy story time with your children at the R. H. Stafford Library located in Woodbury, 8595 Central Park Place, Woodbury, Minnesota 55125. For more information, call (651) 731-1320.
Preschool Storytime - Mondays and Thursdays, 10:30 a.m.-10:55 a.m.
For children preschool through kindergarten age and their caregivers. Stories, songs and fingerplays to encourage the development of early literacy skills. Siblings welcome.
Toddler Storytime - Tuesday, 10:30-10:55 a.m.
For children toddler age and their caregivers. Stories, songs and fingerplays to encourage the development of early literacy skills. Siblings welcome.
Baby Storytime - Wednesdays, 10:30-11:05 a.m.
For children from birth-2 years and their caregivers. Books, songs and fingerplays to encourage the development of early literacy skills. Followed by short play time. Siblings welcome.