Parks, Recreation & Forestry Department

News and Information


Storybook Land and Land of Oz
Please note the following hours of operation at Wylie Park for August and September.

August Hours:


Brown County Fair Week: (Gift Shop, Concession Stands and Rides)
August 12 – August 14 (Monday – Wednesday): Hours of Operation - 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
August 15 – August 18 (Thursday – Sunday): Hours of Operation - 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Campground: Hours of Operation – 8:00 am – 10:00 pm

Starting August 19 (Monday) – August 23 (Friday)
Gift Shop, Concession Stands and Rides: Hours of Operation - 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Campground: Hours of Operation - 8:00 am – 9:00 pm

August 24 (Saturday) – August 25 (Sunday)
Gift Shop, Concession Stands and Rides: Hours of Operation – 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Campground: Hours of Operation – 8:00 am – 10:00 pm

August 26 (Monday) – August 30 (Friday)
Gift Shop, Concession Stands and Rides: Hours of Operation – 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Campground: Hours of Operation – 8:00 am – 9:00 pm

September Hours:


Labor Day Weekend – August 31 (Saturday) – September 2 (Monday)
Gift Shop, Concession Stands and Rides: Hours of Operation – 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Campground: Hours of Operation – 8:00 am – 10:00 pm

Paddle boats close for the season on Monday, September 2nd.

Campground hours starting September 3rd (Tuesday) – September 15th (Sunday) – 8:00 am – 8:00 pm

Weekends in September (Saturday and Sunday) ending on September 15th.
Gift Shop, Concession Stand, Rides and Visitor Center: Hours of Operation - 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Rides close for the season on Sunday, September 15th.

Storybook Land and the Land of Oz Rides and Concessions will open Memorial Day Weekend (Friday May 24) through Labor Day Weekend.  Ride Tickets are $2.25 each or a 10 Ride Punch Card for $17.50

For further information, contact the Aberdeen Parks, Recreation & Forestry Department at 626-7015.

Lee Park Golf Course and the Pro Shop
2019 Season - Open

For more information call 626-7092 and check out the Website.

Wylie Park Campground
2019 Wylie Park Camping Reservations are ongoing:
               **NEW**Online: Wylie Park Campground Reservations
                                        You will be redirected to the reservation system in a new window
                Over the Phone at (605)626-3512 or 1-888-326-9693
                In Person: Parks and Recreations Offices at 225 3rd Ave SE

Employment Opportunities
Job descriptions for all of our current positions may be viewed here.
To download a printable job application, click this link.


Administrative Staff


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