Discover Your QC Parks & Recreation Opportunities this July during Park and Recreation Month
A Lifetime of Discovery, the national Park and Recreation theme, provides the perfect opportunity for residents of all ages to enjoy the various events and activities happening throughout the month of July.
Grab your lei and beat the heat at the Luau Party at the Splash Pad on Saturday, July 14 from 6-8 p.m. From hula dancers and Hawaiian-themed games to a fire dance demonstration by Kilali’s Polynesian Review, there will be fun for all ages. Food vendors will have refreshments available for purchase as you enjoy the Hawaiian-themed fun! The Splash Pad is located at Founders’ Park in Town Center, 22407 S. Ellsworth Road.
Queen Creek’s seniors will continue the Hawaiian theme on Wednesday, July 18. The Senior Program, held from 9 a.m. to noon, will include fun games and activities complete with hula skirts. The Senior Program is a free, weekly opportunity for individuals 50 years of age and older to meet new friends, socialize and participate in fun activities. The program is held every Wednesday at the Recreation Annex.
Cool off at the Town’s Ice Cream Social on Saturday, July 21 from 10 a.m. to noon. Held at the Queen Creek Recreation Annex, Town staff will be available to answer questions and share information on upcoming projects. The free event will include dilly bars from Queen Creek’s Dairy Queen.
Beginning July 21, Queen Creek residents can register for their favorite recreation program. From favorites like dance, ABC/123 and Zumba to new additions like adult sand volleyball and Sportsball, an introduction to a variety of sports, for kids, there is something for everyone! Non-resident registration opens Monday, July 30. Visit QueenCreek.org/Recreation to learn more.
An initiative of the National Recreation and Park Association, National Park and Recreation Month is an opportunity to celebrate all the ways parks and recreation transform the community. Explore the Town’s trail system along the Queen Creek and Sonoqui washes, visit a park and make time for play.
For more information about the Town’s parks, trails, and recreation programs, visit QueenCreek.org. For the most up to date information, follow the Town on Facebook.com/QCRecreation or Twitter.com/TOQC_official.
Constance Halonen-Wilson, Public Information Officer