Parks and Recreation Special Events 2017-05-15T11:00:55+00:00

Parks and Recreation Special Events

The Town of Florence Parks and Recreation Department is proud to provide a variety of special events to its community  and visitors throughout the year.


Upcoming Events

Splash-N-Dash Junior Biathlon

September 9 @ 8:30 am

The first annual Splash-N-Dash Junior Biathlon is on Saturday, September 9, 2017 at the Florence Aquatic Center and multi-purpose field. This is a swim and fun run designed for third through eighth grade students. Beginning […]

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Movie in the Park

October 14 @ 7:00 pm

Instead of traveling several miles to view a movie with the family, citizens are invited to watch family friendly movies at our Movies in the Park events. Families are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and […]

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Make a Difference Day

October 28 @ 6:00 am

The Make a Difference Day committee will choose approximately five projects for volunteers in the community to participate in. Participants will receive their assignment and assist with items such as cleaning, painting, picking up trash, […]

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Halloween Fright Fest

October 31 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

There are game booths, photo booths, a pumpkin carving contest, music, and a popular Costume Contest for both adults and children. Prizes are awarded for the best costumes in a variety of categories. The Pumpkin […]

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Jr. Parada

November 25 @ 10:00 am

This year’s Junior Parada, the oldest Junior Rodeo in the United States, is celebrating its 85th year. Florence is filled with cowboy spirit, as floats line Main Street for the annual parade. After the parade, […]

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Christmas on Main Street

December 1 @ 6:00 pm

Historic Main Street becomes a winter wonderland for our Christmas on Main Street celebration. Main Street business owners join in the festivities by decorating their storefronts and providing special deals for the evening. This event […]

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Sponsorship Opportunities

The Town of Florence Parks and Recreation Department provides various events throughout the year, and we rely very much on sponsorship to make these events possible for our community. If you are interested in sponsoring any of our events please contact Alison Feliz at (520) 868-7585.

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