239 West Main St; Richmond, KY 40475 | (859) 623-1000

Richmond KY Parks and Recreation

The Richmond Parks and Recreation Department is an efficient operation of the Richmond City Government that constantly seeks to provide a high level and wide variety of recreational opportunities to all people of all ages and stages of life.

The Parks and Recreation Department strives to be an active department that engages the community, promotes wellness and offers recreational activities for everyone.

The Parks Administration Offices is located at:

Irvine McDowell Park
345 Lancaster Ave
Richmond, KY 40475
Hours:  8:00am-4:30pm Monday-Friday
Phone: 859-623-8753
*Please arrive before 4:00pm if you need to complete paperwork

Announcements & Upcoming Events

Daniel Boone & Clay Family Exhibits – July 22nd – September 19th

Come see us!

Madison County Farmers Market – August 15 – October 10th

KidsFest 2019 – September 14th, 2019 @ Irvine-McDowell Park

PARKS BOARD
Park Board Meetings – First Tuesday of the month at 12:00 p.m. noon

CITY OFFICES CLOSED:
New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, 4th of July,
Labor Day, Thanksgiving Thursday and Friday, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day

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August 2019

Madison County Farmers Market

August 29 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Thursday, repeating until October 10, 2019

Irvine-McDowell Park, 345 Lancaster Avenue
Richmond, KY 40475 United States
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The Madison County Farmers Market will be taking place at Irvine-McDowell Park every Thursday between August 15th - October 10th between the hours of 9AM - 1PM. Limited parking is available at Irvine-McDowell Park. Vendors will be setup in the front of the park along the paved circle. For more information on the Farmers Market, vendors, their policies, or how to become a vendor please visit https://www.madisonkyfarmersmarket.com/. You can follow them at https://www.facebook.com/MadisonKYFarmersMarket/

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September 2019

Richmond Park Board Meeting

September 3 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until February 7, 2023

Richmond, KY United States + Google Map

The Park Board meets on the first Tuesday of each month, at Noon in the Irvinton House located at 345 Lancaster Avenue. The meeting is open to the public. For more information, please email parksandrec@richmond.ky.us or call 859-623-8753.

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Madison County Farmers Market

September 5 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Thursday, repeating until October 10, 2019

Irvine-McDowell Park, 345 Lancaster Avenue
Richmond, KY 40475 United States
+ Google Map

The Madison County Farmers Market will be taking place at Irvine-McDowell Park every Thursday between August 15th - October 10th between the hours of 9AM - 1PM. Limited parking is available at Irvine-McDowell Park. Vendors will be setup in the front of the park along the paved circle. For more information on the Farmers Market, vendors, their policies, or how to become a vendor please visit https://www.madisonkyfarmersmarket.com/. You can follow them at https://www.facebook.com/MadisonKYFarmersMarket/

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Madison County Farmers Market

September 12 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Thursday, repeating until October 10, 2019

Irvine-McDowell Park, 345 Lancaster Avenue
Richmond, KY 40475 United States
+ Google Map

The Madison County Farmers Market will be taking place at Irvine-McDowell Park every Thursday between August 15th - October 10th between the hours of 9AM - 1PM. Limited parking is available at Irvine-McDowell Park. Vendors will be setup in the front of the park along the paved circle. For more information on the Farmers Market, vendors, their policies, or how to become a vendor please visit https://www.madisonkyfarmersmarket.com/. You can follow them at https://www.facebook.com/MadisonKYFarmersMarket/

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Movie in the Park

September 13 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Irvine-McDowell Park, 345 Lancaster Avenue
Richmond, KY 40475 United States
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Ralph Breaks the Internet: Video-game bad guy Ralph and best friend Vanellope von Schweetz leave the comforts of Litwak's arcade in an attempt to save her game, Sugar Rush. Their quest takes them to the vast, uncharted world of the internet where they rely on the citizens of the internet "the Netizens" to help navigate their way. Lending a virtual hand are Yesss, the head algorithm and the heart and soul of the trend-making site "BuzzzTube," and Shank, a tough-as-nails…

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Kidsfest @ Irvine McDowell Park

September 14 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Irvine-McDowell Park, 345 Lancaster Avenue
Richmond, KY 40475 United States
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Festivities Include: Festivities Included: Stage Acts Inflatables Games & Prizes Craft Petting Zoo Saturday, September 14th, from 11am to 5pm at Irvine McDowell Park.

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Madison County Farmers Market

September 19 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Thursday, repeating until October 10, 2019

Irvine-McDowell Park, 345 Lancaster Avenue
Richmond, KY 40475 United States
+ Google Map

The Madison County Farmers Market will be taking place at Irvine-McDowell Park every Thursday between August 15th - October 10th between the hours of 9AM - 1PM. Limited parking is available at Irvine-McDowell Park. Vendors will be setup in the front of the park along the paved circle. For more information on the Farmers Market, vendors, their policies, or how to become a vendor please visit https://www.madisonkyfarmersmarket.com/. You can follow them at https://www.facebook.com/MadisonKYFarmersMarket/

Find out more »

Madison County Farmers Market

September 26 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Thursday, repeating until October 10, 2019

Irvine-McDowell Park, 345 Lancaster Avenue
Richmond, KY 40475 United States
+ Google Map

The Madison County Farmers Market will be taking place at Irvine-McDowell Park every Thursday between August 15th - October 10th between the hours of 9AM - 1PM. Limited parking is available at Irvine-McDowell Park. Vendors will be setup in the front of the park along the paved circle. For more information on the Farmers Market, vendors, their policies, or how to become a vendor please visit https://www.madisonkyfarmersmarket.com/. You can follow them at https://www.facebook.com/MadisonKYFarmersMarket/

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Movie in the Park

September 27 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Irvine-McDowell Park, 345 Lancaster Avenue
Richmond, KY 40475 United States
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Solo: Young Han Solo finds adventure when he joins forces with a gang of galactic smugglers and a 190-year-old Wookie named Chewbacca. Indebted to the gangster Dryden Vos, the crew devises a daring plan to travel to the mining planet Kessel to steal a batch of valuable coaxium. In need of a fast ship, Solo meets Lando Calrissian, the suave owner of the perfect vessel for the dangerous mission -- the Millennium Falcon. Rating PG-13 September 27th: Solo @ Irvinton-McDowell Please…

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October 2019

Richmond Park Board Meeting

October 1 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until February 7, 2023

Richmond, KY United States + Google Map

The Park Board meets on the first Tuesday of each month, at Noon in the Irvinton House located at 345 Lancaster Avenue. The meeting is open to the public. For more information, please email parksandrec@richmond.ky.us or call 859-623-8753.

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