Special Events & Programs

  1. Antique Float at Millstone FestivalRichmond Teen Center

    The Richmond Teen Center offers programs such as mentoring, tutoring, free play, special events, etc. for the Middle & High School Students in Madison County. 

  2. Summer Camp

    Enjoy the summer fun with our 8-week Youth Summer Camp program for elementary students (Ages 5-12). 

  3. Tasty Tuesdays

    1. Weekly live music and food truck event at Irvine McDowell Park (345 Lancaster Ave) starting April 5th, 2022-September 27th, 2022 
      from 5pm-8pm. 
  4. Easter Eggstravaganza

    The 43rd Annual Easter Eggstravaganza will be on Saturday April 16th, 2022 from 11am to 2pm at Lake Reba Adult Softball Complex. 
    The event is free and open to the public.

  5. Kids to Parks Day

    Join us for Kids to Parks Day where we will be showcasing different activities that we offer in our parks. More information to come soon!

  6. Park & Play

    Park and Play is a pop-up mobile recreation program that is focused on bringing recreation and wellness to our community.

  7. Spray & Play

    The Richmond Fire Department and Richmond Parks and Recreation Department are teaming up to help bring a fun water event to Richmond. The Firefighters will bring their trucks to various parks where they will safely spray water from their hoses for the kids to cool off from the summer heat.

  8. Kids Fishing Derby

    The first weekend in June is Free Fishing Weekend in Kentucky. To celebrate we will be hosting a Kids Fishing Derby on Saturday, June 4th, 2022 from 8am-10am at Lake Reba Park near the boat docks.

  9. 4th of July Celebration

    Join us for live music and food as we celebrate Independence Day on Monday, July 4th, 2022 at Lake Reba Park. Activities begin at 5pm.

  10. Movies in the Park

    The Richmond Parks and Recreation department hosts free movies for the public multiple times a year at Irvine-McDowell Park. 

  11. Millstone Festival

    Join us for live music, vendors, food trucks, car show, beer & wine vendors, inflatables & so much more on Saturday, October 1st, 2022 from 11am-10pm in Downtown Richmond.

  12. Christmas Programs

    Christmas Programs include: Santa Letters, Christmas Parade, Holiday Happening Craft Show, Radiant Richmond & Santa Express. 

  13. Richmond Outdoor Committee

    Check out the Richmond Outdoor Committee's upcoming outdoor education and recreation opportunities. 

  14. Madison County Special Olympics

    The Madison County Special Olympics (SOKY) in conjunction with Richmond Parks & Recreation’s Special Needs Activities and Programs (SNAP) offers many different sports leagues, activities, and dances throughout the year for people with various ability levels.