Prior Lake Ballparks

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Veterans Field at Memorial Park

5181 160th Street, Prior Lake, MN 55372

Discover the heart of Prior Lake at Memorial Park, a cherished local gem steeped in history since its establishment in 1948. Paying homage to our nation’s heroes, Memorial Park hosts the annual Memorial Day program, a tradition woven into the fabric of our community, and it’s where the spirit of summer comes alive with thrilling amateur baseball games featuring Prior Lake’s beloved townball teams, the Mudcats and Jays.

Veterans Field isn’t just a baseball diamond; it’s a sanctuary for camaraderie and sportsmanship. In addition to being the proud home of the Mudcats and Jays, the Mariners, Bald Eagles, and Lakers also find their place here, creating a vibrant tapestry of sporting excellence.

Conveniently nestled in Prior Lake, just a mile east of Highway 13 on County Road 44 (160th Street), Veterans Field at Memorial Park beckons you to experience the magic of America’s favorite pastime in a setting rich with tradition and community spirit. Join us, where every pitch, hit, and catch is a testament to our shared heritage and love for the game.

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The Ponds Athletic Complex

17000 Ponds Parkway SE, Prior Lake, MN 55372

Uncover the charm of The Ponds Athletic Complex, nestled in the serene southern reaches of Prior Lake. A short, scenic two-mile drive south from Highway 13 unveils a haven pulsating with energy for sports lovers of every age.

Navigate your way to Ponds #7, nestled in the lower section of the complex. A simple left turn leads you to ample parking and the baseball field awaiting your arrival. But this complex isn’t just about baseball; it’s a playground for the community’s budding athletes.

Explore the array of fields catering to youth baseball, softball, football, and soccer, offering ample opportunities for little league teams to flourish during the summer season.

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Thomas Ryan Memorial Park

4600 Busse Parkway SE, Prior Lake, MN 55372

Welcome to Thomas Ryan Memorial Park, nestled at 4600 Busse Parkway SE, heralded as one of Prior Lake’s latest and greatest recreational havens. Boasting fantastic athletic facilities and an array of amenities, this park has quickly become a favorite among locals and visitors alike.

Established in 2000, Thomas Ryan Memorial Park stands as a tribute to the brave sacrifice of its namesake, the first Prior Lake resident to lay down his life in service during the Vietnam War. It’s more than just a park; it’s a living memorial, a testament to courage and dedication that inspires all who visit.

You’ll encounter well-kept athletic fields and facilities aimed at enhancing your sports activities. Whether you’re practicing on the field or taking a casual walk through the park’s scenery, there’s something here for everyone. Come see for yourself why it’s known as one of Prior Lake’s top spots for leisure and community connection.