City of Jackson Parks and Recreation Summer Camp Events
‘Touch A Truck” Day!
@ Jackson Fairgrounds Park
See, touch and learn about all the neat trucks, vehicles and big machines you see around town everyday, but never get to explore or sit in. We’ll have police cars, ambulance, fire trucks, tow trucks, utility trucks, tractors, limousines, helicopters and more for children of all ages to climb, touch and explore!
For group reservations, call Bridgett Parham at 425-8398.
Wed, June 14, 9:30 AM–12 Noon
Fee: $1 per child (Group rates available)
Wellness Basketball Shootout Game
@ Oman Arena
Come cheer your athletes from all the various summer camps and community leaders as they compete in our annual citywide Wellness Basketball Shootout Tournament. Cheerleaders will cheer teams on to victory.
Fri, June 23, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM
Citywide Summer Youth Olympics
@ Oman Arena
Come cheer your junior athletes from all over Jackson as they compete in the annual citywide Olympic Track & Field Events.
Fri, June 30, 9:00 AM–12:00 Noon
@ Carl Perkins Civic Center
Citywide Talent Show with winning performers from Area Day Camps competing in a Final Competition against each other to see who will become the next “Jackson Idol”. Thurs, July 20, 9:00 AM–12:00 Noon