Special Events

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January
Holiday Ice Skating Sessions  Washington Park Ice Arena  multiple 
Ice Show Tryouts  Washington Park Ice Arena   
Christmas Tree Recycling  Vivion Field entrance - Washington Park  December 26, 2016 - January 31, 2017

February 
Jr. NBA Skills Challenge - NEW! Recreation & Wellness Center February 12, 2017 

March 
Annual Ice Show  Washington Park Ice Arena  March 3-5, 2017  
ISI Figure Skating Championship  Washington Park Ice Arena  March 17-19, 2017
Synchro Sampler   Washington Park Ice Arena May 13, 2017
Storybook Trail   West Edgewood March 27 - April 10, 2017

April
Storybook Trail   West Edgewood March 27 - April 10, 2017
Pitch, Hit & Run local competition  Binder Softball Complex April 4, 2017
Easter Egg Hunt  Memorial Park  April 15, 2017
Paint the People 5k Binder Park April 15, 2017
Serve Jeff City  McClung Park April 22, 2017 
Jr. Homerun Derby - NEW! Optimist Sports Complex April 20, 2017

May
Storybook Trail  Memorial Park May 1 - 15, 2017
Spring Skating Recital Washington Park Ice Arena  May 6, 2017
Mighty Machines Sears Parking Lot  May 13, 2017 
Pitch,Hit & Run sectional competition  Binder Softball Complex May 20, 2017
Evening at the Amphitheater Ellis-Porter Riverside Park May 26, 2017
Friends of the Park appreciation event  details coming soon  Join Friends for more info 

June
Thursday Night Live! Downtown every Thursday in June
KidsFest Downtown  June 3, 2017
Camp Magic Binder Park June 3, 2017
Bass Pro Shops Outdoor Days Capitol Lawn June 3, 2017
Stars Under the Stars Movie Nights Capitol Lawn June 9, 2017
Youth Fishing Derby Binder Park June 10, 2017
Color Vibe Downtown June 11, 2016
Jefferson City Great Escape Triathlon Ellis-Porter Riverside Park June 11, 2017
Little Mermaid Pool Party
Ellis-Porter Pool June 16, 2017
Father's Day Swim Special Ellis-Porter Pool and MPFAC June 18, 2017

July
Park and Recreation Month Various July 1-31, 2017
Salute to America Downtown July 3-4, 2017
Tour de Jeff Moonlight Bike Ride Hy-Vee July 9, 2017
Stars Under the Stars Movie Nights Capitol Lawn July 14, 2017
Super Hero Pool Party Ellis-Porter Pool July 21, 2017

August
Stars Under the Stars Movie Nights Capitol Lawn August 4, 2017
Ice Theater Washington Park Ice Arena  August 6-7, 2016
Kicks in the Sticks Binder Park August 12, 2017
Dive-In Movie Ellis-Porter Riverside Pool August 12, 2017
Hot Dippity Dog Memorial Park Family Aquatic Center August 13, 2017
Capital Eclipse Downtown August 21, 2017

September
 

Down and Dirty Mud Volleyball Tournament Ellis-Porter Riverside Park TBA
Prison Break and Catch Me If You Can Fun Run Downtown  September 2, 2017
Thursday Night Live! Downtown September 8, 2016
Sand Volleyball Tournament Binder Sand Courts September 8, 2017
Capital Jazzfest and Street Art Fair Downtown September 10, 2016
Evening at the Amphitheater Ellis-Porter Riverside Park September 16, 2016 
Mayor's Cup Regatta Binder Park September 16, 2017
Oktoberfest Old Munichburg District September 23-24, 2016
Storybook Trails Ellis-Porter Riverside Park TBA
Roll and Read Ellis-Porter Riverside Park September 24, 2016

October
Capital City Cross Country Challenge Oak Hills Golf Center  October 1, 2016
Multicultural Fall Festival Downtown  October 1, 2016 
Evening at the Amphitheater Ellis-Porter Riverside Park  October 14, 2016
Storybook Trails  W. Edgewood Greenway TBA
River City Fall Festival North Jefferson Recreation Area October 22, 2016
Run for Your Life Haunted Glow Run/Walk Washington Park Ice Arena October 22, 2016
Thursday Night Live! Downtown  October 27, 2016

November 
MSHSAA Cross Country State Championships Oak Hills Golf Center November 5, 2016
Turkey Bowling Washington Park Ice Arena  
Holiday Ice Skating Sessions Washington Park Ice Arena November 23, 25-27, 2016

December
Mayor's Tree Lighting Ceremony Rotary Centennial Park December 1, 2016
Living Windows Downtown December 2, 2016
Capital City Speedskating Meet Washington Park Ice Arena  December 3, 2016
Candy Cane Hunt North Jefferson Recreation Area TBA
Christmas Home Decorating Contest participating Jefferson City residences December 2017
Winter Skating Recital Washington Park Ice Arena  
Guaranteed White Christmas winning residence December 23, 2016
Holiday Ice Skating Sessions Washington Park Ice Arena December 26-31, 2016
Christmas Tree Recycling Vivion Field entrance - Washington Park December 26, 2017 - January 31, 2018