The Elk River Parks and Recreation Department held a grand opening event for the Rivers Edge Commons Park expansion project on Thursday, June 15.
The event gave the public a chance to explore the newly expanded park amenities and enjoy a variety of family oriented activities including a magician, face painting, craft projects, a kids run, Kids Dance music party, and games.
A ribbon cutting and ceremony was held with members of the Elk River City Council and Parks and Recreation Commission in attendance. Participants also had an opportunity to learn more about summer program offerings through the Parks and Recreation Department. The park was enjoyed by 400 people as they took part in this free community event. The Rivers Edge Grand Opening event was sponsored by The Bank of Elk River.