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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 art classes and concerts to fitness programs and stargazing. Plan your visit to Dorothea Dix Park today.

If you are interested in holding an event and renting field space at Dorothea Dix Park, please email events@dixpark.org for more information.

All Dix Park Events & Programs

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Get Fit at Dix - Firming Foundations

Get ready to take-off! Learn firming moves for a strong foundation that you will build upon throughout the Get Fit at Dix fitness series. You’ll master the best in body mechanics for squatting, lunging, lifting, pushing, pulling, planking and more. All exercises are taught to target the level you’…
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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 each…
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Get Fit at Dix - Anything but "Station-ary"

Time is of the essence  with this integrated cardio, strength and core “station by station” approach that will motivate you to train harder than you’ve ever imagined. You’ll lift more, squat deeper, jump higher, push harder, pull tighter and plank longer! After this week's session, you'll be well…