Maple Grove is a very recreation oriented community. Events around the city include a farmer’s market, community concerts, and organized family recreational activities. Maple Grove is dedicated to bringing the city together. The Maple Grove Community Center is a great place that includes indoor/outdoor playgrounds and pools, an ice rink, and picnic areas. There are also 7 different lakes within Maple Grove, including Rice Lake, as well as 1000 acres of parkland with 36 miles of trails. Two large regional park reserves are located nearby as well as an arboretum. Maple Grove is an exciting place to live with plenty of opportunity for work and play.