Edgcumbe Recreation Center

Edgcumbe Recreation Center entrance

Edgcumbe Recreation Center is closed at this time. Please see below for current programing options and alternatives, and visit stpaul.gov/parks-covid19 for more information.

Edgcumbe Recreation Center offers educational programs, after school activities, open gym, family events, fitness center memberships, youth and adult athletics, outdoor skating, field rentals, rental space for parties, meetings, and events, and much more. 

Current Activities

Call (651) 695-3711 for more information. 

Summer Space: Youth Outdoor Program

Summer Space is a free outdoor program for Saint Paul youth entering grades 1-6 that adheres to MN Department of Health guidance on COVID-19. The program includes arts & crafts, nature exploration, games, fitness, and other structured activities that allow for participants to connect with their peers while keeping their “space” to allow for social distancing. Registration is required. You must call the recreation center directly, Monday through Friday, 12pm-3pm to register. 

Summer Space Registration Information

Rec Reimagined: Digital and Alternative Programs

In order to help you stay connected, healthy, and active during this time, we have launched a new webpage where you can stay up-to-date with all of our digital and alternative programming options. Visit Rec Reimagined page often for the latest virtual programs, activity ideas, and other ways to live an active lifestyle and stay connected to nature in our parks, at home, and in your own back yard. We will continue to update this page as new programs and activities are introduced. 

Sports Registration


Indoor Amenities:
Craft Room (Small)
Game Room
Gym (Medium)
Fitness Center
Multipurpose/Meeting Room
(2) Racquetball/Walleyball Courts
Warming Room

Outdoor Amenities:
Baseball Field
Hockey Rink
Skating Rink (General)
Soccer Field
(2) Softball Fields
(4) Tennis Courts

Rentals & Reservations

  • For field reservations or to reserve space at this facility, call (651) 695-3711.
  • For terms and conditions, rental rates, and applications, see Recreation Center Rentals.

Recreation for Preschoolers

Edgcumbe Recreation for Preschoolers is a program for children ages 3 - 5 years, held at Edgcumbe Recreation Center. Our emphasis is placed on providing a warm and nurturing environment along with giving emotional support and encouragement. To register or learn more contact Katie at 651.695.3734 or Katie.Hemsworth@ci.stpaul.mn.us.

No-School Day Programs

Special programming may be available during no-school days such as MEA, winter break, spring break or other times throughout the school year.

Summer Blast

Summer Blast is a free afternoon program for youth who will be entering grades 1-6 in the fall.

Rec Check

Rec Check is a free after-school program for youth in grades 1–5.

Free Summer Meals

Free summer meals are provided Monday through Friday to youth 18 years of age and under and persons over 19 who participate in a public or nonprofit private school program for persons with disabilities. Visit the Free Summer Meals webpage for more information.

Stay Connected

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Saint Paul Parks and Recreation offers many opportunities to make a difference in the lives of youth and adults who rely on recreation center programs and services, including helping out at community events, youth coaching, mentoring, and more. Learn more about our recreation center volunteer opportunities.

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