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Mark Pethoud

Mark Pethoud

Public Properties Director

Ph. (402) 228-5200

Fx. (402) 228-2312

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Chautauqua Park

9th Street and Grable Avenue

Chautauqua Park is located on the south side of the Big Blue River. With sixty-six (66) acres, there is plenty of room to run and play. The park features three (3) different playground areas and a duck pond. There are two (2) picnic areas, and a Tabernacle, which are available by reservation by contacting the City Clerk’s Office.

If you are interested in camping, there are twenty (20) sites with electrical hookups (30 & 50 amp), water hookups, and sewer hookups. Each site also has a grill. For camping fees, see our fee resolution. Restrooms and showers are available.

Other amenities include: horseshoe pits, two (2) lighted tennis courts, a lighted ballfield, and a disc golf course. You can also enjoy the hike and bike trail that makes its way through the park or river fishing. There are also four (4) Playworld Energi Stations along the hike and bike trail.


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