National Park and Recreation Month is a time to promote the benefits of healthy, vibrant communities. It is a time to recognize the importance of parks and recreation in establishing and maintaining quality of life and in contributing to the physical, economic, and environmental well-being of communities.
What is National Park and Recreation Month?
- Americans have celebrated National Park and Recreation Month during July since 1985.
- During National Park and Recreation Month, individuals and organizations can promote the benefits of local parks and recreation centers to communities and encourage people to get outside, explore local parks, and enjoy outdoor activities.
Versailles-Woodford County Parks & Recreation is excited to participate in National Parks & Recreation Month again this year! We have a lots of fun events, specials and activities scheduled all month long! Check out the 2017 Parks & Rec Month Calendar or click on the daily schedule below and find how you’ll GET YOUR PLAY ON this July!