About Our Parks
There are 37 designated City Parks operated and maintained within the corporate city limits. In addition to parks, the City of WIllmar also has areas of open space and several recreational facilities.
The Willmar Public Works Department is responsible for the major undertaking of maintaining these parks and facilities for the safe use by the community and visitors. The current total acreage managed or maintained by the City is approximately 350 acres. The City has over 17.5 acres of park and recreational land per 1,000 residents. The City also has additional acreage devoted to recreation and open green space that is managed by the Willmar School District and other public and private entities.