July is Park & Recreation Month


Since 1985, America has celebrated July as the nation’s official Park and Recreation Month. “July is Park and Recreation Month” provides an opportunity to raise awareness in your community about the value of parks, recreation and leisure services in Michigan. 

July is Park and Recreation Month in Your Community

It's never too early to start planning! Celebrate July as Park and Recreation Month in your community by introducing a locally-focused “July is Park and Recreation Month” resolution at your City Council or Park Commission meeting. Host an event celebrating the month, or simply use the occasion as an opportunity to share the benefits of parks and recreation with your residents and local leaders. Let us know what you're doing to promote July as Park and Recreation month in your community!