Fourth of July parade float at 4th in the ParkParks & Recreation 4th of July Weekend Updates



  • Como Regional Park Pool will be closed from Friday, July 1 through Tuesday, July 5. Please visit Highland Park Aquatic Center, Phalen Beach or a Saint Paul splash pad to cool off over the 4th of July weekend. 
  • All recreation centers will be closed on Monday, July 4. Arlington Hills, Frogtown and Highland Park locations will be open Saturday, July 2 from 10am-6pm and Sunday, July 3 from 12-5pm. All other recreation centers will be closed July 2-3. 
  • Parking restrictions are in place in Como Park around McMurray Fields. Please observe all no-parking signs. 

Health & Safety Reminders

  • As you celebrate, please remember that we all have a responsibility to ensure the safety of those around us as we enjoy our public spaces.
  • While we welcome all to use our parks and recreation center properties to celebrate responsibly, the use of fireworks is not permitted.
  • This will be a busy weekend for us and we are experiencing a staffing shortage. Your help in keeping our parks clean is much appreciated. 
  • With the exception of authorized picnic areas, the consumption of alcohol is prohibited at parks and recreation center properties.

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Last Edited: July 1, 2022