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Find your escape in the heart of the City.  Come enjoy the wide-open fields, rolling meadows and shady tree groves or join us at one of a variety of exciting programs. During the master plan process, we will host a variety of public programs and events at the park, everything from concerts to fitness and nature programs to stargazing. Plan your visit to Dorothea Dix Park today.


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Williams Field

Get Fit at Dix - Fusion Fundamentals

Fuse your foundation moves with more advanced training techniques. This week, we’ll integrate more fab ab core training moves with foundation moves like squats, lunges, pushes, pulls and planks . Peppering in our quick paced cardio drills will be sure to make for one salty, sweaty workout!  Our…
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Williams Field

Get Fit at Dix - Yoga in the Park

Enjoy the nature and tranquility of Dorothea Dix Park as certified yoga instructor Dana Lindquist leads you through yoga poses to increase strength and flexibility. All fitness levels are welcome! 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month: Gentle Flow Yoga for all levels 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of…
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The Big Field

Little Explorers - Firefly Frenzy

 Little ones will have fun learning all about lightning bugs, the amazing living lights of summer.  Games, songs and a craft will complete our adventure.  Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm This program is for children ages 2-6 only. All children must be accompanied by an adult.  You MUST pre-register…