Special Events

Parks and Recreation offers many special events fun for the whole family. You will find information on these events by following the links below. Special Events are seasonal, so keep checking for new activities.


    Lucy Park Halloween

     - An Event for all ages!
    • When: Saturday, October 22nd
    • Time: 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (Register for costume contest at 4:30 p.m. at the Log Cabin)
    • Where: Lucy Park
    • Flyer


  • Christmas in Scotland Park

    - Free
    • When: Saturday, December 3rd (Rain date - Candy Cane Scramble only: December 10th at 2:00 p.m.)
    • Time: Santa arrives at 12:50 p.m. followed by Santa's Great Candy Cane Scramble at 1:00 p.m.
    • Candy Cane Scramble: Ages 2 - 2nd grade.
    • Where: Scotland Park Softball Field and Gym.
    • Featuring: Train Rides, Arts & Crafts, Carnival Games and Pictures with Santa!
    • Fun for the entire family! 
  • Santa's Mailbox

    - Free
    • Mail your letters to Santa and he will answer your letter as soon as he can!
    • When: November 18th - December 16th
    • Where: Colorful Mailbox next to the flagpole at the MSU Fantasy of Lights - 3400 Taft Blvd
    • Parents: Please include a self-addressed, stamped envelope.


For more details on upcoming events and activities, pick up the Parks & Recreation: 2016 Fall Activity Brochure