Celebrate National Parks & Rec Month

July is National Parks and Rec Month! Hooray! Parks and Rec is such an active part of Jefferson City, providing a variety of programs and activities that bring kids and adults of all ages together. Here’s a round up of all the posts we’ve done in hopes to inspire you to get out and play!


1. Five secrets of our Binder Park

Amy Schroeder lets you in on Five Secrets About Binder Park you probably don’t know. Her recollection of experiences growing up there are quite hilarious and her expertise as Community Relations Manager at JC Parks is a great resource for all of us visiting or living in JCMO.


2. SPIN Bike Share & Scooter Update

Enjoy Jefferson City’s Bike Share and Scooter program. Download Spin’s app to your smartphone, enter your payment information, get your code, and unlock your bike or scooter!

3. 11 Awesome Venues for a Kid’s Birthday Party

Celebrate good times and learn about all the cool places where your kids and their friends can have parties and have fun!! Check out this blog post by Bobbie Schaeperkoetter to learn all about these cool places for you and your family to enjoy!


4. 10 Things That Bring Color to Jefferson City

Science says that different hues have a way of altering our mood. In our town, we’re surrounded with pops of color that easily elicit cheer (and are perfect for Instagram)! Below are 10 examples of these bright spots, though the list could certainly go on. In fact, tell us what’s missing by using #JCMOColor in your posts.


5. 50 Things To Do in JCMO This Summer

Summer is for fun in the sun and exploring -- so why not do both in Jefferson City? Whether you’ve lived here your whole life or recently moved to the area, use this list as a guide to adventure and take advantage of our town’s fabulous offerings!


6. Cultural Arts Commission

The Jefferson City Cultural Arts Commission is one of those hidden gems within our community. They do so much to promote and fund the arts in Jefferson City and take little credit for their amazing actions. Get to know a little about their mission and the people behind the scenes making things happen.

7. Six Free Summer Activities To Do in Jefferson City

For all the parents out there who are looking to save some $$$, here are six activities around Jefferson City that are FREE! 

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