1400 Lake Drive, Eugene, Oregon
Main Office 541-688-4052  |  Pool 541-461-7777  |  Gymnastics 541-688-8955


Facility Closure

8/23-9/14 Annual Maint.
11/15 Swim Meet
11/27 Thanksgiving
12/24-25 Christmas Eve/Christmas
1/1 New Year’s Day

No Classes
8/23-9/1 Annual Maint.
11/11 Veteran’s Day
11/27-28 Thanksgiving
12/24-25 Christmas Eve/Christmas


Pool Closures
8/23-9/14 Annual Maint.
11/15 Swim Meet
11/27 Thanksgiving
12/24-25 Christmas Eve/Christmas
1/1 New Year’s Day


GNW Closures
8/24-31 Annual Maint.
9/1 Labor Day
11/27-28 Thanksgiving
12/21-1/4 Winter Vacation







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Special Events


Summer Concerts at Emerald Park

Monday, Sept. 1 | 4-7p | Sugar Beets

Grab a blanket or your favorite lawn chair and join us in the park for some great early evening entertainment featuring the Sugar Beets. Come feel the beat! Gymnastics Northwest will provide food and refreshments for sale to benefit the gymnastics program.


Donate BloodDonate Blood

Monday, Sept. 15 | 2:30-6p

Monday, Dec. 22 | 2:30-6p

Come on over and donante blood. Each single blood donation can help up to three Lane County patients. Donors must be 16 years of age or older, weigh at least 110 pounds and be in general good health.  Contact Lane Blood Center at 541-484-9111 to schedule an appointment.  For more information visit www.laneblood.org


River Road Bridge Tournament

Friday, Sept. 19 | 12:30-4p (sign in at 12p) | $5 per person

Join us for our semi-annual bridge tournament. The entry fee is $5.00 per person. Reservations can also be made by phone or mail. Partners play together throughout the tournament. Partners must make reservations to assure themselves places at a table. Tables will be limited. The tournament will consist of six rounds of five hands each. Partners will be assigned new opponents after each round. Each round needs to be completed in 30 minutes. There will be prizes for the top team scores. Questions? call Jim Mattiazzi, 461-5706, or Raul Lucero. 541-688-2909.


ZUMBA in the Park!

Saturday, Sept. 20 | 11a-2p | Free Eventeweb

Benefit for Customer Care, EWEB’s electric bill assistance program. Come join River Road Park District Zumba instructors for this fun event and get a great workout! All ages welcome! Receive a discount on the Run to Stay Warm race registration. Those who register for the race at the event will get a free 2013 t-shirt while supplies last.
The event is free, $3 donations All of the proceeds going to Customer Care.

Fall Festival

Saturday, Sept. 27 | 11a-4p

Join gardening enthusiasts at the Lane County Master Gardener Fall Festival.
Activities include; free educational presentations on a variety of gardening topics such as; growing garlic, growing mushrooms, four season gardening, creating a home orchard, backyard bees and bokashi composting. Free apple cider tasting, tomato tasting and a display of Master Gardener grown vegetables will be featured. Browse the MG bazaar for handmade garden art, along with community booths and garden vendors. Enjoy a Saturday of gardening fun and support your local OSU Extension Service Master Gardeners!


Flu Shot Clinic

Friday, Oct. 10 | 10a-12p

It’s that time of the year! Time to get your flu shot, folks. Today we’re teaming up with our local River Road Health Mart Pharmacy to make it easy for you to get your shot. We do need for you to register prior to coming in that day so please call the office and get yourself on the list - 541-688-4052. If you are not certain whether your insurance covers your flu shot or if you have other questions regarding the shot, please call the pharmacy staff directly at River Road Health Mart Pharmacy - 541-636-3522. Please bring your insurance card with you on the 10th so the insurance company can be billed directly.


HOWL-O-WEEN Hauntpumpkin

Friday, Oct. 31 | 6-8p | Free Admission

Need a safe alternative to trick or treating? The Park is the safe place for you! Come join us for our spook-tacular night of frightful events. We’ll have everything from a costume contest to various spooky games, to creepy cuisine! Kids and parents are invited to come howl with us in your craziest costumes for a thrilling night of fun! Game and activity tickets sold for 25 cents.


Holiday Bazaar

Saturday, Dec. 6 | 9m-3p | $20 / table

Visit the 7th annual River Road Holiday Market! A fantastic selection of handmade gifts, made by local artists at affordable prices. You’ll find something for everyone on your holiday list! Refreshments will be available. See you there! Held at River Road Park.


Santa’s Smorgasborg santa

Saturday, Dec. 13 | 8-11:30a

A Community Breakfast Celebration!

Food, fun and friends! It’s time for the community to come together and celebrate because it’s a wonderful life! Come see Santa, enjoy holiday music and the bling, bling of all our holiday decorations. It’s a holiday breakfast! All ages young and old are welcome! Pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, fruit, milk, juice & coffee. Donations will be accepted at the door to cover cost of food. Breakfast is open to all community members.


Breakfast With Santa @ Gymnastics NW

Saturday, Dec. 21 | Session Times: 9-10a 10-11a 11a-12p* | $5

Come have breakfast with Santa at Gymnastics Nowthwest! Includes breakfast, picture and open gym. *Sign up now as space is limited in each session.