Parks & Recreation

There is always time to relax and enjoy yourself. These are the things and places to do just that.

Annual/Monthly Events Calendar

Celebrate Wood River Events

Performing Arts events are held periodically throughout the year

Wood River Annual Garage Sale Days

1st Saturday in August, 8am – 3pm

Wood River Funfest

Second weekend in August

Local Parks & Activities

3 City Parks (Memorial Park, Library Park, S. Water Tower)

libpark ballpark

 Tennis/Basketball Courts

basketball  tennis1

 Baseball/Softball Fields w/batting cages

WR has 4 ball fields. They are used to play Legion baseball to Softball to t-ball.


Paved community walking trail
Trail is 3/4 mile long going around the High School

Wood River Municipal Golf Course
9 hole golf course, swimming pool, sand Volleyball Courts
Mulligan’s restaurant (11937 W. Holling Rd, 583-2225)

Maltman Memorial Public Library

(910 Main St, 583-2349)
Offers Story Hour

Youth Activities

Football leagues
Volleyball leagues
Basketball leagues
Baseball leagues
Softball Leagues
Wood River Wrestling Club
4-H clubs
LEGO Robotics Club
Girl Scouts
Boy Scouts
Dance Classes-Just4Kix
Teammates Mentoring program
Swim Lessons- WR Municipal Golf Course

Area Activities

Nebraska Game & Parks


Cheyenne State Recreation area

Wood River Wildlife Management area