Recreation Centers

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Lake Lodge Recreation Center is situated on East Lake Winona at the foot of Main Street. A variety of outdoor equipment is available to rent including ice skates, snowshoes, canoes, kayaks, longboards, bicycles, and stand-up paddleboards. All equipment must stay within Lake Park or East Lake Winona except snowshoes. Equipment is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Indoor and accessible bathrooms are available.


January 6 - March 5, 2023Monday - Friday: 4:00pm - 7:00pm, Saturday - Sunday: 1:00pm - 7:00pm 
May 12 - June 9, 2023Monday - Friday: 4:00pm - 7:00pm, Saturday - Sunday: 1:00pm - 7:00pm 
June 10 - August 20, 2023Every Day: 12:00pm - 8:00pm
August 21 - September 17, 2023Monday - Friday: 4:00pm - 7:00pm, Saturday - Sunday: 1:00pm - 7:00pm 

Daily Rates, Membership Options, and Additional Information:

To view our rates and additional information, please visit our Lake Lodge Facility Module.

Financial assistance is available for memberships. If you think you may qualify for assistance, please submit a Parks and Recreation Scholarship Application

To purchase a membership, visit us online or purchase at the Lake Lodge when you come. 

*Membership includes access to all Lake Lodge equipment. There is no charge for 4 and under, but still requires registration, signed waiver by a parent, and check-in.

East Recreation Center

 Patrons must be at least 7 years old to attend the ERC without an adult.

Membership is free, but required. Participants will need to provide their current address, phone number, and emergency contact. Memberships can be made in person at the East Recreation Center.

 All hours are subject to change without notification at any time.

The East End Recreation Center includes a large gym, with 2 basketball courts, and a large gaming and lounge room with seating, pool table, table tennis, craft tables, and toys. There are bathrooms, a full kitchen, and a studio room with full-length wall mirrors and a projector screen. The East Recreation Center block includes an outdoor park and a playground.  The rec center has approximately: 60 folding chairs, 35 stackable chairs, 8-8’ tables, and 10-6’ tables. No alcohol is allowed in the East Recreation Center.  Wi-Fi is available.  Staffing is required for reservations. Capacity: Game Room 140, Gym 466, Studio Room 26.

  1. Open Gym

Open Game Room

Monday-Friday 3-7pm                                                                                                          

Saturday 9am-1pm on the following dates: 

  • January 21, February 4, February 18, March 4, March 18, April 1, April 15 2023                                                                                                                                 

Open Gym

Monday-Friday 3-7pm  

*Open gym end time may vary depending on sports leagues

Tuesdays, 10-11:30 am

ECFE Drop-in Thursdays, 10:45am-12:15pm

Thursdays, 8-10pm.  

Drop-in basketball ends 11/27 and will resume after basketball league.

Adult Drop-In Pickleball *

Wednesday 7:30-9:30pm

Adult Drop-In Volleyball*

Mondays 8-10pm

*All adult drop-in activities require a $2.00 daily drop-in fee or $10.00 annual membership.

Bob Welch Aquatic Center

The Bob Welch Aquatic Center is a zero-depth, Olympic-sized pool with a 208-foot water slide, 2 diving boards, lap lanes, a large patio, large grass area, shade, and two playground structures.  No alcohol is allowed.  Choose to pay for a daily admission, 10-punch pass, or seasonal membership.  


  1. Admission Rates
  2. Swim Lessons
  3. Advanced Aquatic Classes

2023 Season

Regular Season Opening Date: June 10, 2023

Regular Season Closing Date: August 20, 2023

Monday- Friday:
Open swim - 12:30pm-6:00pm

Access to facility & grassy areas will be allowed after 12pm. Open swim will begin at 12:30pm.

Saturday & Sunday:
Open swim - 12:00pm-7:00pm

5 shareable lap lanes will available during open swim sessions.

At least 3 lap lanes will always be available during swim lessons for individuals interested in lap swim from 10am-1pm and 6pm-8pm. Other lanes may be used for learn to swim lesson programming.

2023 Admission Rates

All memberships and the punch card may be purchased online or in person at the BWAC or Parks and Recreation Office.

Individual Membership (per person): $50.00 

Family Membership (up to 6 people residing in the same household): $155.00

Digital Punch Card: $37.00/10 punches

Daily Fees: $5.00/adults;  $4.00/youth (4 and under free)

Financial assistance is available for memberships. If you think you may qualify for assistance, please submit a Parks and Recreation Scholarship Application


Bud King Ice Arena 

The Bud King Ice Arena is a multi-million dollar renovation project that was created through a partnership between the City of Winona and the Winona Area Youth Hockey Association (WAYHA). Under a management agreement between the two organizations, the City is responsible for maintaining and operating the facility and WAYHA is responsible for programming. This public/private partnership has produced a new indoor ice refrigeration system and outdoor ice rink that overlooks the beautiful Mississippi River.

 Bud King Ice Arena


The Bud King Ice Arena is located at:
670 East Front Street
Winona, MN  55987

You can contact the arena at 507-454-7775.

Contact Us

For information pertaining to open skate times, skating lessons, and hockey programs, please visit the WAYHA website  or email WAYHA.

For information regarding the ice arena facility, contact the City of Winona at 507-457-8258 or visit us online.