Special Events

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Washtenaw County Parks & Recreation Commission provides a variety of special events at parks, preserves and facilities across the county. Check out all the great opportunities in your area to get outside, get active!

**All event dates are subject to change/cancellation based on 
Health Department Guidelines and Orders**
Event Location Date
Snow Much Fun! Rolling Hills County Park 2021 - TBD
Kids Ice Fishing Clinic Independence Lake County Park January 23, 2021
Ice Fishing Derby Independence Lake County Park February 13, 2021
Ice Carving Festival County Farm Park CANCELLED
Hunt for the Yeti Rolling Hills County Park February 20, 2021
Daddy Daughter Dance Meri Lou Murray Recreation Center 2021 - TBD
Special Needs Splash Day Independence Lake County Park 2021 - TBD
31-Day Challenge Various Parks/Preserves/Facilities July 1-31, 2021
Virtual Voyage Adventure Various Parks/Preserves/Facilities July 1-31, 2021
Firefly 5k Glow-in-the-Dark Fun Run!  County Farm Park 2021 - TBD
Special Needs Splash Day  Independence Lake County Park 2021 - TBD
Rolling Hills Family Campout #1 Rolling Hills County Park August 6-8, 2021
Special Needs Splash Day  Independence Lake County Park  2021 - TBD
Rolling Hills Family Campout #2 Rolling Hills County Park August 13-15, 2021
Special Needs Swim Day Rolling Hills County Park August 21, 2021
Preserve Challenge Various Parks and Preserves September, 2021
Doggy Dip Rolling Hills County Park September 11, 2021
Independence Lake Family Campout Independence Lake County Park 2021 - TBD
Glow in the Park 5K Rolling Hills County Park September 24, 2021
Independence Lake Family Campout Independence Lake County Park 2021 - TBD
Halloween Hootenanny Independence Lake County Park 2021 - TBD
Trek or Treat Trail Rolling Hills County Park October 16, 2021
Glow Disc Golf Tournament Independence Lake County Park 2021 - TBD
Halloween Bash Meri Lou Murray Recreation Center 2021 - TBD
Santa & Friends Series - Pancakes with Santa Rolling Hills County Park
2021 - TBD
Santa & Friends Series - Frozen Pool Party Meri Lou Murray Recreation Center
2021 - TBD
Interested in sponsoring one of our events? Check out our 2020 Sponsorship Guide, or email Hannah Cooley, [email protected].