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  1. Park Events 2016

  2. This is a comprehensive list of upcoming events, sponsored, entirely or in part, by the Parks and Recreation Department.

    For more information, contact Shane West Anderson at (573) 204-8848 or by email

      

    January

    Event Location Date
    Catch and Release Trout Fishing Rotary Lake, City Park Through 1/31/17
    Senior Social  2690 Travelers Way 1/25, 1- 3 PM, Free admission

    February

    Event Location Date
    Catch and Keep Trout Fishing Rotary Lake, City Park

     Throughout remainder of season

    Senior Social   2690 Travelers Way 2/22, 1 - 3 PM, Free admission

    March

    Event Location Date
    Jackson Area Organized Soccer (JAOSA) starts playing Soccer Park, Rte. PP Youth League, grades K - 8
    Senior Social  2690 Travelers Way 3/22, 1- 3 PM, Free admission

    April

    Event Location Date
    Jackson Area Youth Football (JAYF) starts playing Football Park, W. Jackson Blvd. Football fundamentals, Grades 2 - 6
    Senior Social  2690 Travelers Way 4/26, 1- 3 PM, Free admission
    Men's Softball League starts City Park  Adult men's softball league, $550 per team, call 573-204-8848 for info 
    Park Day  Shelter # 1, City Park  4/22, 8 AM - Noon, Annual park clean-up event 

    May

    Event Location Date
    Planet Hubble Creek Shelter #1 and Rotary Lake, City Park

    TBA, MO Dept. of Conservation clinic for school children

    Jackson Baseball starts season Brookside, City, and Litz Parks  Youth league, Ages 5-12 
    Senior Social  2690 Travelers Way 5/24, 1 - 3 PM, Free admission
    Jackson Girls Softball starts  City Park  Youth league, Ages 5-18 
    Swimming Pool opens   City Park   TBA, Daily hours 1 - 8 PM 

    June

    Event Location Date
    Municipal Band concerts start  Leist Band Shell, City Park (off Rte. D)  7 PM, 6/1, then every Thursday evening through August
    Rock in the Rock Garden Rock Garden area, City Park

    6/2, 9, 16, 23, and 30, 7:30 PM, Free, live music

    Jackson Baseball starts season Brookside, City, and Litz Parks  Youth league, Ages 5-12 
    All Cancer Erased (ACE) Tennis Tournament  Sprigg and Bertling courts, Cape Girardeau  6/10-11, Singles and Doubles for youth and adult 
    Senior Social  2690 Travelers Way 6-28, 1 - 3 PM, Free admission

    July

    Event Location Date
    Municipal Band concerts continue Leist Band Shell, City Park (off Rte. D) 7 PM, every Thursday evening through August
    Fourth of July Celebration City Park

    7/4, Car show, music, Art in the Park, crafts, fireworks and more!

    Explore Your World Form City Park, Shelter #1 7/10-13, 8 to 11 AM, Ages 6-10, Explore the world of nature and science.  $25
    Homecomers 5K Race American Legion ball field parking lot TBA, Winners receive plaques.  Shirts and refreshments Entry fee $20
    Senior Social 2690 Travelers Way 7/26, 1 - 3 PM, Free admission

    August

    Event Location Date
    Municipal Band concerts continue Leist Band Shell, City Park (off Rte. D)  7 PM, every Thursday evening through August
    Movie in the Park Rock Garden area, City Park

    TBA, Free, family movie, In case of inclement weather, movie will be shown at Civic Center, 381 E Deerwood

    Jackson Area Organized Soccer (JAOSA) Soccer Park, Rte. PP Youth fall soccer, $40 fee
    Jackson Area Youth Football (JAYF) Football Park, W. Jackson Blvd.  Youth football, Grades 2-6, $115 (includes jersey and pants)
    Senior Social 2690 Travelers Way 8/23, 1 - 3 PM, Free admission

    September

    Event Location Date
    Senior 2690 Travelers Way 9/22, 1 - 3 PM, Free admission, live music/entertainment

    October 

    Event Location Date
    Senior Social 2690 Travelers Way 10/25, 1 - 3 PM, Free admission

    November

    Event Location Date
    Rainbow Trout Fishing Program Rotary Lake, City Park Cooperative program with MO Dept. of Conservation, Catch and Release (11-1 thru 1-31)
    Senior Social 2690 Travelers Way 11/22, 1 - 3 PM, Free admission

    December

    Event Location Date
    Lights of the Season and Holiday Extravaganza City Park Drive-through Christmas light displays on Parkview St, 11/24 to 12-31
    Senior Social 2690 Travelers Way 12/27, 1 - 3 PM, Free admission
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    City of Jackson
    101 Court Street
    Jackson, MO 63755  
    Phone:  (573) 243-3568   
    Fax:  (573) 243-4588
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