Family Recreation Programs and Special Events

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Charter Trips with Marion  OPEN TO ALL AGES

Hop aboard a luxury motor-coach and leave the driving and parking to us while you travel in comfort to a variety of mid-west destinations. All fees include bus fare and your ticket into the event.

DEADLINE: Tickets available until sold out NOTES: All fees include bus fare and admission or tickets to event.  Detailed itinerary will be sent about a week before each trip.  There is no refund for canceled seats.  Guests are welcome to bring food and drink on the bus.

The NFL Experience Bus Trip


Join the Marion Parks and Recreation Department for a trip up north to watch the Minnesota Vikings battle their division rival, the Detroit Lions, inside beautiful (and climate controlled) US Bank Stadium. Leave the transportation and parking to us and ride in comfort aboard a luxury motor coach. Your fee includes game ticket, bus far, and parking. Trip will include one stop on the way there and back. More information and a detailed itinerary will be available closer to the game date. Your fee covers the bus ride and ticket into the game. You will be responsible for food, drink, souvenirs, etc. Hurry! Limited number of spots available and they will go fast!

Fee: $150.00 per person, includes bus fare, game ticket, and parking fees
Date: Sunday, December 8 (2019)
Time: Pick-up: 5:30 a.m.; Drop off: 10:00 p.m. (Kickoff is scheduled for 12:00 p.m.)
Pick-Up/Drop Off Location: Lowe Park (Arts & Environment Center (4500 N Tenth Street)
Registration Deadline: Open until all tickets are sold   Registration form



B-I-N-G-O Nights at Lowe Park


Bingo Night

Join us at the Lowe Park Arts & Environment Center for nights of fun, socializing, and a chance to win some cash! Games of BINGO will be played for $.25 per card, per game. Cash prizes are paid to the winner of each game. There will also be a few bonus games with increased payouts. The night will conclude with a winner take-all game of blackout. Participants are welcome to bring food and drinks to enjoy while they play. Doors will open at 6 p.m.  Seats and cards are limited and are on a first come, first serve basis.
Fee: FREE to attend, but cards are $0.25 per card, per game

Dates:  Friday, Nov. 15

Time(s): 6:30–8:30 p.m. (excluding Swamp Fox date)
Location: Lowe Park Arts and Environment Center
Registration Deadline: No registration required, but seats and cards are limited and are first come, first serve.


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