Special Events

Snow Castle Competition

February 4th, 10:00-1:00pm at the Hansen Arts Park

 

Now is the time to show off your snow fort building skills.  Who can create the most majestic snow castle in all the land?  With plenty of open space and pristine snow conditions, this will surely be a grand spectacle.  (Dress warmly and bring your snow shovels/building tools!)  Must have 5+ inches of snow on the ground for this event.

Kick Ball Tournament

Saturday, February 4th, 2023 – 2:00pm

 

Sign up for our Kick Ball Tournament happening at TRAC. Co-ed teams can have 8 – 12 people on them, 3 must be female.  Gather a team and register at the TRAC front desk today!  Registration forms can be found here or at the TRAC front desk.

 

Fees: $80/team

Pool Carnival/Duck Races

Sunday, February 5th, 2023 – 1:00 – 3:00pm

 

Join us for a pool carnival at TRAC!  There will be games on the pool deck and duck races in the pool!  This event is free for TRAC members, non-members only have to pay for a day pass.

Fitness-A-Thon

Thursday, February 9th – 5:00pm – 7:30pm

 

Are you new to group fitness or interested in trying a new class format? Well this fitness-a-thon might be the perfect opportunity for you! These sample classes are designed to introduce members and guests to different class formats without the stress of taking a full class on your first experience. So grab a friend, try some new classes at TRAC and find your new fitness favorite!

 

*Reservation is required for each class you choose to participate. Sign up online on the TRAC website or by calling the TRAC front desk at 952-8722.

 

*Non-Members can try classes with a $5 day pass!

 

TimeInstructorClass NameLocation
5:00pmJordan K.Cardio TennisBubble
5:00pmErin L.Strength208
5:30pmOlivia J.YogaFit211
5:30pmTiffany D.Dance2Fit208
6:00pmKansas W.Water AerobicsPool
6:00pmSteph F.Strength208
6:30pmLyna M.Cardio Barre Blast211
7:00pmKello O.HIIT/TABATA208
7:30pmJustine B.R1ZE208
8:00pmKim M.Flow Yoga211

Pinochle Tournament

POSTPONED UNTIL A LATER DATE

 

Grab a partner and sign up for our Pinochle Tournament held at the Hillcrest Pro-Shop.  There will be light snacks and cash prizes!  Sign up by calling the Jamestown Parks and Rec office at 701-252-3982.

 

Fees: $10/person

Souper Saturday

Saturday, February 11th, 2023 – 11:00am – 2:00pm

 

Enjoy some soup at the Elks Lodge during SOUPER Saturday!

Reverse 4’s Co-ed Volleyball Tournament

Saturday, February 11th, 2023 – Tournament begins at Noon.

 

Grab a team and sign up for our Reverse 4’s co-ed volleyball tournament at TRAC!  There is a 3 game guarantee and you must be 18 years or older to play.  Download a registration form below or stop by the TRAC front desk to sign up for this fun tournament!

 

Fees: $60/team

EASTER EGG HUNT

 

The 63rd Annual Easter Egg Hunt is sponsored by the Elks #995 & Parks & Recreation Dept. and will be held on April 8, 2023 (weather permitting) at 11:00am in McElroy Park. We will also have the Easter Bunny there to help celebrate the day.  Get a picture with the Easter Bunny for only $10!

 

2 age divisions: pre-school & grades 1-4
Easter Candy for ALL kids
4 Bikes to be given away

 

The only thing you need to bring is a container for Easter goodies!  Remember parents are not allowed to hunt with children.  For more information call the Parks and Rec main office at 252-3982.

29th ANNUAL JAMESTOWN KITE FESTIVAL

The Jamestown Parks and Recreation Department and the “Wings on Strings” Kite Club are sponsoring the 27th annual kite festival at Meidinger Park Field (10th St. & 17th Ave. S.W.) on June 9 – 11, 2023.

 

10:00am– 4:00pm

Kids Kite Building on Saturday Only

 

Kite Fest has become a premier kiting event, attracting kite enthusiasts from across the country and Canada.  The event is free and open to everyone.  Events include fun contests for kids, kite making, candy drops, demonstrations, door prizes and music.

 

For more information call the Jamestown Parks and Rec main office at 252-3982, Mike Gee at 952-1965 or Chris Dodson at 251-9212. Visit the Wings on Strings website at www.wingsonstrings.org.

 

KITE BUILDING CLASS

The “Wings on Strings” Kite Club and the Parks and Recreation Department will be conducting a kite building class during the Kite Festival, on Saturday, June 11th.  Materials will be provided.  Children 8 years old and under must be accompanied by an adult.  You will be able to fly your kite after the Kite Building Class. April is National Kite Month.  Find out more at www.nationalkitemonth.org/

Tennis Block Party

 

Thursday, June 1st, 2023 6:30pm – 8:00pm

 

Bring the family to Bolinger Tennis Courts and enjoy this fun-filled event offering free tennis instructing by teaching professionals along with plenty of games, activities, music, food and prized for kids and adults.  

Quickstart Tennis Carnival

 

June 24th, 2023  10:00am – 11:30am

 

Join us at Bolinger Tennis Courts for this special day of tennis just for the kids!  Enjoy games, prizes, music, food and fun Kids of all ages and skill levels are welcome.  This is a great way to introduce young kids to the sport if they have never tried before. 

KIDS SAFETY DAY

 

Kids Safety Day is set for June 29, 2023 at the Jamestown Civic Center from 9am to 1pm.

 

This event is free and open to all kids to age 12. Join us for fun and learning on how to stay safe including a bike rodeo, free bike helmets, weather safety, water safety, and much more!. Community partners participating include: Central Valley Health, Law Enforcement, Fire and Medical Response.

 

The event is sponsored by the Community Health Partnership Coalition and Central Valley Health

Gear Grinder Mountain Bike Race

Saturday, August 19th, 2023

 

Join us for Mountain Bike races located at the Pipestem Creek Trail, 4 miles north of Jamestown on Highway 281 next to the Pipestem Dam.  There are cash prizes for the top 6 male and female expert finishers. Plus all bikers will be eligible to win a Garmin Edge 530 Mountain Bike Bundle valued at $370 courtesy of 701 Cycle and Sport!

 

Registration is closed!  We will re-open registration before our 2023 race!

 

Divisions:

Kids Race (8 and under)

Beginners

Recreational/Sport/Expert

Kids Race is 4 to 5 loops near the Pipestem Dam office.

Beginner’s Race is 6 miles in length.  It starts at Pipestem Office, and follows gravel out to paved road, then returns on 3.5 miles of North Ridge Trail.

Recreational Race is 13.5 miles long and follows the Pipestem Creek Trail and gravel and horse trails.

The Sport race is 21.5 miles in length.  This trail is a combination of the North Ridge Trail and the Pipestem Trail.

The Expert Race is 29.5 miles long.  It expands on the Sport Race by adding an extra lap on the Pipestem Creek Trail.

Pipestem Creek Trail Run

 

Saturday, August 19th, 2023

Grab the family and come on out for the Pipestem Creek Trail Walk/Run located at the Pipestem Creek Trail, 4 miles north of Jamestown on Highway 281 next to the Pipestem Dam.  There is something for everyone!  We have a 3 mile walk, 3 mile run and 8 mile run.   Registration is closed.  We will reopen registration closer to the 2023 race date.

 

Divisions:

Kids walk/run

Adult walk/run