Parks and Recreation

1419 Front Porch Place
Altoona, WI 54720


Monday - Friday
7:30 AM - 4 PM

Recreation Manager:
Debra Goldbach • Email Debra »
Recreation Coordinator:
Erin Turner • Email Erin »


Wednesday, May 22

REMINDER! Summer is coming fast and that means it's time to register your kiddos or yourself for summer programs/activities! Whether you're looking for workout/yoga classes, photography classes, sports programs or the Recreation Center for your kids, we have a wide variety of programs for all ages available! Make this summer the best one yet! Registration for these classes can be done at or by coming in to the Parks & Rec Office! Have questions? Please feel free to call the office at 715-839-5188. Our Office hours are 7:30am-4:00pm.
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Adult & Youth Programs

Participate in community-wide leisure programs offered by the Altoona Park & Recreation department. Two program activity guides are distributed throughout Altoona each year outlining the recreation opportunities available. The guides are mailed to residents in March and August. You can also pick them up at our office, the library, City Hall, and Altoona Elementary School Office.

More activities…

Small Town Tournament Registration »

Altoona Youth Hockey Association »
Altoona Youth Softball and Baseball Schedule »
Ski Sprites of the Chippewa Valley Schedule »

Marquee Rental

Display your message on the NEW Digital Marquee located in Cinder City Park! For a minimal fee, your event can be displayed to an estimated 5,000 vehicles per day. Please call 715-839-5188 for more information.
Marquee Rental Agreement »

Park Facilities

Park hours are 7 AM to 11 PM.
Alcohol Policy »
Park Pets Policy »

Reserve a park facility for your event.
Have your graduation party, family reunion, wedding, or other event in a park! Reservations can be made up to one year in advance. Reservations are granted on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Hourly Rental Fees *
(5.5% sales tax included)

Park Facility Mon-Fri
per hour
per hour
Altoona City Park Pavilion » $10 $15
Altoona City Park Recreation Center » $10 $15
Cinder City Park Pavilion » $10 $15
Devney Pavilion » $10 $15
Fairway Park Pavilion » $10 $15
Highland Pavilion » $10 $15
River Prairie Park Pavilion A » $15** $20**
River Prairie Park Pavilion B » $15** $20**
River Prairie Park Pavilion C »
(Located next to pond)
$20** $25**

*  Fees are subject to change.
** Altoona not-for-profits will receive a 20% discount on the River Prairie Park Pavilion rentals.

Sponsor a Banner | Advertise in the Parks & Rec Activity Guide

Spread awareness of your business while showing your support for the Altoona Parks and Recreation Department by renting advertising space on ball field fences throughout the city and/or by purchasing ad space in the seasonal recreation activity guides!
Sponsor a Banner – Learn more »
Advertise in the Parks & Rec Activity Guide – Learn more »