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Clayton County Parks and Recreation

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Check Out our Signature Events for the year below!

 


 

 

September 2016


 

September 13, 2016

GRAND RE-OPENING OF BONANZA PARK - Commissioner Shana M. Rooks and Clayton County Parks & Recreation invites you to join us, from 6:00pm - 8:00pm.

September 15-17, 2016

NATIONAL TENNIS TOURNAMENT AND STEP SHOW  - Clayton County Tennis Center, Clayton County Georgia, For additional Information call:  678-479-5016

September 16, 2016

STEP UP and SHOW OUT STEP SHOW - Clayton State University Athletic Complex - 7:00pm - 10:00pm

September 17, 2016

COLLEGE FAIR - J. Charley Griswell Senior Center - 10:00am - 2:00pm Financial Aid Resources Comparing Colleges Completing the 2016-2017 FAFSA Federal Student Aid at a Glance Federal Student Grant Programs Financial Aid Myths Funding Your Education  

September 27, 2016

SOUTH CLAYTON JOB FAIR - at South Clayton Recreation Center, from 10:00am - 2:00pm

September 30, 2016

2nd ANNUAL LAKE SPIVEY GOLF TOURNAMENT  - at Lake Spivey Country Club. Registration begins at 10:00am. Tee time starts at noon.   

October 2016


October 8, 2016

BREAST CANCER WALK - Chairman Jeffrey E. Turner & Clayton County Parks & Recreation invite you to join in the 2016 Breast Cancer Walk on Saturday, October 8, 2016.

October 15, 2016

FALL FESTIVAL - Come out and enjoy Arts & Crafts, Food, Music, and a Costume Contest at our Annual Fall Festival! FREE event from 2:00 - 6:00pm at Rex Park. This event encourages parents to allow their kids to participate in after school activities and programs.  

October 22,  2016

8th ANNUAL LAKE SPIVEY ROAD RACE  - Race will begin at 8:00am. Proceeds support the Kids Outdoors Initiative and the Southern Regional NICU.
 

November 2016

November 19, 2016

FALL FESTIVAL - Commissioner Shana M. Rooks and Clayton County Parks & Recreation invite you to attend a Fall Festival at Lovejoy Regional Park from 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm.


December 2016


December 9, 2016

YULE LOG CELEBRATION - Join us for an evening outdoors filled with holiday cheer. Enjoy music by the Morrow and Forest Park High School Orchestras, refreshments, face painting and ornament making.  The follow a candlelit path through the woods to a bonfire where you will find storyteller Barry Mann painting pictures of holidays past. The evening will be complete with attending children searching a wooded hillside for the fables Yule Log. This event is FREE. 


Past Events
 

January 2016


February 2016


February 16, 2016 

BLACK HISTORY MONTH TRIVIA - Join us from 6:30pm-7:30pm for trivia night. Come enjoy food, prizes and much more. Come test your knowledge. This is a program for families of all ages. Registration is free at Jim Huie Recreation Center.  

February 19, 2016

My Princess & Me Dance - Fathers, Uncles, Grandfathers or anyone with a special gir! Join us for an evening full of music, dancing, refreshments, and more! 

March 2016


March 4, 2016

DR. SEUSS NIGHT - Join us for a family event celebrating Dr. Seuss's Birthday in partnership with Georgia Pre-K and local daycares. Food, fun, entertainment, and more! 6:00pm-7:30pm at Jim Huie Recreation Center. 

March 5, 2016

TEEN SUMMIT - Join us for Teen Summit for giveaways, light refreshments, healthy living, career information and more! Saturday, March 5, 2016 from 11:00am - 3:00pm at Virginia Burton Gray Recreation Center

March 19, 2016

SPRING EGGSTRAVAGANZA - Join us for our annual Easter Egg Hunt and more at Rex Park from 1-4pm! FREE Event. 

April 2016


April 6, 2016

CAMP ALL FOR ONE REGISTRATION BEGINS  - Sign up for our summer camp and enjoy the fun of supervised activities! For more information, please contact your local recreation center.  

April 9, 2016

WILD AZALEA FESITVAL - 11:00am until 4:00pm Enjoy guided hikes, live animal shows, nature center exhibits, face painting, native azalea showcases, hands on workshops, native plant sales, informational booths from local environmental organizations and much more! FREE Event.  

May 2016


May 7, 2016

MOVIE UNDER THE STARS - Bring your blankets, lawn chairs, and snacks to our FREE Event at Rex Park. Movie will begin at dusk. 

May 14, 2016 

YOUTH FISHING DERBY  - FREE Event from 8:00am until 12:00pm. Located at International Park "The Beach" (Upper Lake).Ages 13 and under. Please bring bait and equipment. Prizes will be awarded for heaviest Catfish and heaviest Bass. For more information please call (770) 603-4165.  

May 28, 2016

BEACH OPENING DAY  - Clayton County International Park "The Beach" will open with live entertainment and a fireworks celebration beginning at dusk (around 9:00pm). The cost to enter the Beach is $10.00 per person. Click here to view our video.   

June 2016


June 4, 2016

MOVIE UNDER THE STARS - Bring your blankets, lawn chairs, and snacks to our FREE Event at Flat Shoals Park. Movie will begin at dusk. 

June 11, 2016 
YOUTH AND ADULT FISHING DERBY - Cost is $5 per person. 8:00am until 12:00pm. Located at International Park "The Beach" (Upper Lake). All ages. Please bring bait and equipment. Prizes will be awarded for heaviest Catfish and heaviest Bass. For more information please call (770) 603-4165.

June 11, 2016

YOUTH AND ADULT FISHING DERBY - Cost is $5 per person. 8:00am until 12:00pm. Located at International Park "The Beach" (Upper Lake). All ages. Please bring bait and equipment. Prizes will be awarded for heaviest Catfish and heaviest Bass. For more information please call (770) 603-4165.  

July 2016 


JULY IS PARKS & RECREATION MONTH - Check out our Summer Events for Park & Recreation Month 

July - August 2, 2015

TENNIS SUMMER BREAK CAMP  - at the Tennis Center at Clayton County International Park 

July 4, 2016

4TH OF JULY WEEKEND AT "THE BEACH" - Save on gas and stay local this 4th of July by celebrating with the Clayton County Parks and Recreation Department at International Park "The Beach."  Enjoy live entertainment and fireworks. $10 per person.    Fireworks on Monday, July 4th!  

July 9, 2016

YOUTH AND ADULT FISHING DERBY - Cost is $5 per person. 8:00am until 12:00pm. Located at International Park "The Beach" (Upper Lake). All ages. Please bring bait and equipment. Prizes will be awarded for heaviest Catfish and heaviest Bass. For more information please call (770) 603-4165. 

July 14, 2016

"SIP & SOUNDS" Concert Series - Clayton County presents the "Sip & Sounds" Concert Series featuring multiple live bands and special guests. Bring your own lawn chairs, food and beverages, and enjoy the performances. These are  FREE events. 

July 22, 2016

MOVIE UNDER THE STARS  - Bring your blankets, lawn chairs, and snacks to our FREE Event at Lee Stree Park. Movie will begin at dusk.  

July 28, 2016

"SIP & SOUNDS" Concert Series - Clayton County presents the "Sip & Sounds" Concert Series featuring multiple live bands and special guests. Bring your own lawn chairs, food and beverages, and enjoy the performances. These are FREE events.  Click here to register for the concert. 

August 2016


August 6, 2016

YOUTH AND ADULT FISHING DERBY - Cost is $5 per person. 8:00am until 12:00pm. Located at International Park "The Beach" (Upper Lake). All ages. Please bring bait and equipment. Prizes will be awarded for heaviest Catfish and heaviest Bass. For more information please call (770) 603-4165. 

August 11, 2016

"SIP & SOUNDS" Concert Series - Clayton County presents the "Sip & Sounds" Concert Series featuring multiple live bands and special guests. Bring your own lawn chairs, food and beverages, and enjoy the performances. These are FREE events.  Click here to register for the concert.

August 13, 2016

MOVIE UNDER THE STARS - Bring your blankets, lawn chairs, and snacks to our FREE Event at International Park.

 

August 2016


August 25, 2016

"SIP & SOUNDS" Concert Series - Clayton County presents the "Sip & Sounds" Concert Series featuring multiple live bands and special guests. Bring your own lawn chairs, food and beverages, and enjoy the performances. These are FREE events.  Click here to register for the concert.

September 2016


September 3-5, 2016

LABOR DAY CELEBRATION  - Customer Appreciation Day at  Clayton County International Beach -  $5.00 per person, per day.

 

September 2016


 

September 8, 2016

"SIP & SOUNDS" Concert Series - Clayton County presents the "Sip & Sounds" Concert Series featuring multiple live bands and special guests. Bring your own lawn chairs, food and beverages, and enjoy the performances. These are FREE events.  Click here to register for the concert.

September 10, 2016

MOVIE UNDER THE STARS - Bring your blankets, lawn chairs, and snacks to our FREE Event at Gerald Matthews Sports Complex.

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