About Osseo



Osseo Parks are Tobacco-Free

Osseo recently joined many other cities, counties, and districts that are tobacco-free. The City Council approved its Outdoor Parks and Recreational Facilities Tobacco-Free Policy at the June 13, 2011, Council meeting. This means there should be NO tobacco use of any kind in either Sipe Park or Boerboom Park in Osseo. Signs have been posted stating the parks are Tobacco-Free. 

Boerboom Veterans Park

Located at Central Avenue and 4th Street in downtown Osseo, Henry J. Boerboom Veterans Memorial Park offers a bandshell where concerts and performances are held during the summer months, along with movies and music in the park on Tuesday evenings throughout the summer. To learn more about reserving the Bandshell, visit https://www.discoverosseo.com/facilities/parks-and-trails/

The park is shaded, has picnic tables, and is beautifully landscaped. Large monuments commemorate area residents who have served in several wars. Boerboom Park is directly east across the street from City Hall and is located at 416 Central Avenue, Osseo.



Sipe Park

Located in the southeastern part of Osseo, Sipe Park is home to summer recreation activities. The park has tennis courts, a ball field, playground equipment, and a picnic shelter. To learn more about reserving the facilities for use, visit https://www.discoverosseo.com/facilities/parks-and-trails/



During summer, the City of Osseo hosts a sports recreation programs for elementary-aged youth. Visit this site to learn more and register.

A separate summer recreation program is also handled through the Osseo Maple Grove Athletic Association (Osseo School District). Please visit their website for more information.


Special Event Permits

A Special Event Permit is required if one or more of the following apply to your event:

  • 200 or more individuals will be in attendance 
  • Temporary Alcohol License required
  • Admission or fees will be charged or donations requested while using City property
  • Special services will be required (road closure, traffic control, security, exclusive use of City property, etc.)

For more information and an application form, visit the Permits and Licenses page: https://www.discoverosseo.com/services/permits-and-licenses/