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We got married in the park, it was amazing!!! Summer time here is always great, something is always... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2017
Missoula, Montana
Very nice park in the city

We just stumbled on the park after eating nearby and really enjoyed it here. There is a nice... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2017
Sioux City, Iowa
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“brennan's wave”(16 reviews)
“on wednesdays”(11 reviews)
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This scenic downtown park on the banks of the Clark Fork River is the home of the popular Missoula carousel and a great place for a family outing, with a large jungle gym, walking and bike paths, frequent special events and concerts.
Missoula, MT
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All reviews brennan's wave on wednesdays the river saturday market live music the clark fork river great walking area lots of shops public restrooms thursday night gathering place walking path nice playground play ground nice walk all ages downtown missoula
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

We got married in the park, it was amazing!!! Summer time here is always great, something is always happening. Music and food at all the events and of course local brews. Such a wonderful little spot in the middle of towm.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank KathyK11
Reviewed 25 February 2017

We just stumbled on the park after eating nearby and really enjoyed it here. There is a nice pavilion, plenty of seating, and a river that people were kayaking and tubing on when we were there. It sounds like it's a very popular spot that...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank jnobz
Reviewed 23 February 2017

If you're a social person, or a people watcher, you'll love Caras Park. All kinds of festivities are held at this park which borders the Clark Fork River. It's a draw for all kinds of people, from the really strange "hippy dancer" & bum to...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank rejoice2218
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Lots of local events during the summer and fall. From Ft. Clark Farmer's Market to Out to Lunch, there are events with music, food, and lots of local color. Watch the surfers at the Wave, or rafters on the river, nice stroll to U of...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Such a fun event and such a great way for people to learn of celebrations of other cultures. We love all the celebrations at Cara's park and getting to watch the surfers is a bonus and walking across Higgins bridge for ice cream. So much...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank 451netk
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Lots of vendors lined the park to offer a wide variety of food and drink. Was nice to be able to sample items from different restaurants - while all in one place. Everyone was very friendly!

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Sue J
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

What a gorgeous park! Loved looking at one of the rare red trees. Also watched the "surfers" for a little bit. Nice trail perfect for a walk.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Laura B
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This is a gem in the city. Depending on the day you can get a lunch or dinner, listen to live music or see entertainment. Stop over and visit the restored Carousel for authentic old time fun. Watch kayaking and river surfing on the standing...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Riverrunner1
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is where I park when attending shows at the Wilma. Nice park by the river with seating, pavilions, and walking paths.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank desertfoxxx
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Can't go wrong walking in this park. There is a carousel, walking and multi-use trails, the river, and more.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Leslie H
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