Central Park

Central Park Pavilion building and lighted splash pad at duskCentral Park of Maple Grove is a 44-acre park that can be enjoyed all day long. This award-winning park offers many amenities! Come visit at 12000 Central Park Way, Maple Grove, Minnesota, 55369.

Please remember to keep your pet leashed and on the trails.

Phenow pavilion

Phenow Pavilion is a beautiful park facility built for multiple use throughout the year.  


Restrooms in the main lobby are open daily year round for public use.

Winter (November to mid-March) concessions 

Monday - Friday: 4 to 9 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday: noon to 9 p.m.
ISD 279 non-school days: noon to 9 p.m.


View the different options at Central Park for your next event.

  1. School groups/field trips

Bringing a group to Central Park?

Group permits are required for all bus and van groups that visit as a field trip, break from their daycare center, or other private group .  

View availability and reserve online  
Available for on-line rental only & request must be made at least 3 days in advance.
Requests are not accepted in-person, by email, or phone. 

Permits are available May 1 to September 1, Monday through Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Permit availability is limited, and groups that do not have a permit will be turned away.

Groups must check in with the Central Park staff upon arrival. All buses must be parked in the west parking lot near the pickleball and basketball courts.

Each large group permit has a maximum of 50 people. For groups between 51 to 100 people, you must purchase and reserve two large group permits. There is a maximum of two large group permits at a time.  

Groups of up to 15 need a small group permit. For groups between 16 and 30 people, reserve two small group permits. There is a maximum of two small group permits at a time. 

For those who are tax exempt, set up an account before purchasing online. To qualify for tax exempt status, email your ST3 form to the rental coordinator.

For further questions email the rental coordinator. 


Bus/large group permit fee

  • Max 50 people per group fee  
  • $75 residents
  • $125 non-residents
  • Max two bus/large group permits a day

Van/small group permit fee

  • Max 15 people per group fee
  • $25 residents
  • $50 non-residents
  • Max two van/small group permits a day
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