Parks & Rec 50th Anniversary Celebrations
St. Johns County Parks and Recreation’s 50th Anniversary is in July 2022. To celebrate the milestone, Parks & Rec is holding several community-wide events throughout the summer. The celebrations are family-friendly, free and open to the public. At each celebration, there will be an unveiling of a special 50th Anniversary logo.
The events also include opportunities to learn about the history of Parks & Rec, discover new parks and playgrounds, and check out new programs hosted by the department.
July 9, 2022 | 9:00am-12:00pm — Birthday Splash Bash — Solomon Calhoun Center | Swimming, contests, splash pad, food, music…and of course, cake! Limited to 100 participants.
July 13, 2022 | 9:00am-10:00am — Family Wedge Clinic — Treaty Park | Clinic for adults and families in anticipation of SJC Golf Club’s new course opening in the Fall. Limited to 20.
July 14, 2022 | 4:00pm-5:00pm — 50th Anniversary Beach Walk — Mussallem Beachfront Park | Travel back in time on this beach walk and tour; learn about history of Parks & Rec.
July 16, 2022 | 9:00am-11:00am — Porch Talks — Alpine Groves | Learn the history of St. Johns County through reenactors at one of the county’s most historic parks.
July 16, 2022 | 9:00am-12:00pm — Disk Golf Clinic — SJC Fairgrounds | Learn from pros and enthusiasts how to play one of the country’s fastest growing sports.
July 30, 2022 | 8:30pm — Movie in the Park — Nocatee Community Park | Bring your favorite snacks and picnic gear and enjoy the family-friendly viewing of Space Jam 2.
Click the event website link for all the details and to register* ! *Please note: some events require pre-registration!