620 W 34th St.
Minneapolis, MN 55408

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Phone: 612-370-4911
Fax: 612-230-6507

School Year Hours

September 3, 2019 – June 5, 2020

Monday – Thursday: 3-9 pm
Friday: 3-6 pm

MPS School Release Days

Monday – Friday: 12-9 pm

Summer Hours

June 6 – September 7, 2020

Monday – Thursday: 1-7 pm
Friday: 1-6 pm

Holiday Schedule

Painter Recreation Center

Part of: Painter Park

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  • Community Kitchen
  • Craft Room
  • Meeting Room
  • Multipurpose Room


  • Basketball Court
  • Drinking Fountain
  • Little Free Library
  • Playground/Tot Lot
  • Restroom Facility
  • Soccer Field
  • Softball Field
  • Tennis Court

Closed since October 2018, Painter Recreation Center re-opens on Monday April 29 at 5:30 pm! Join us as we celebrate a range of updates and improvements.

Questions? Please contact Leslie Vinson, Recreation Area Manager at 612-499-9308 or Improvements and increased maintenance at Painter Recreation Center are funded by:

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Athletic Rentals: Call the recreation center directly to reserve a field, court, or rink for a single practice or game. Policy [PDF] Application [PDF]
Recurring Athletic Rentals: To reserve a field, court, or rink for two or more dates, visit our athletic permit page. Application [PDF]
Outdoor Event Space: Learn how to reserve park space for corporate events, community celebrations, and more. Application [PDF]
Room Rentals: Call the recreation center directly to reserve space for a meeting or special event. Fee Schedules and Procedures [PDF] Application [PDF]

Neighborhood: Lyndale
Service AreaSouthwest

Did you know?

We offer programming at 47 neighborhood recreation centers throughout Minneapolis.