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Little Girls High 5 at Tee Ball
5 Ways to Make New Friends in JC Parks

When you discover JC Parks, there are so many opportunities to discover new friends, too! No matter your age, interests, or abilities, we have places and programs for you to find your groove and meet people in the proces …

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Discover JC Parks Bucket List

When you set out to discover JC Parks, it can be tricky to know where to start. Introducing the Discover JC Parks Bucket List! This list is full of fun activities and events for the whole family. While there are so many …

Get Your Discount Amusement Park Tickets at JC Parks!

JC Parks has discount tickets available for several Missouri amusement parks: Big Surf Six Flags Silver Dollar City White Water Worlds of Fun/Oceans of Fun Lego Land Sea Life Click here for ticket prices and more details …

Riverside Amp Set for Concert Debut

The 2020-2021 renovation of the 65-year-old amphitheater at Ellis-Porter Riverside Park is JC Parks’ latest park improvement. Its inaugural season will have a full schedule of events, beginning in May 2021. The venue wil …

McClung Indoor Pavilion Renovations

More Than a Facelift The indoor pavilion was remodeled in fall 2020 and included the following improvements: Replaced all exterior windows and in-fill (drywall/siding) between rock columns with storefront window panes, a …

Father ice skating with his kids
6 Reasons to Try Ice Skating

As the colder months approach, ice skating rinks become a popular place for adults and kids alike. Every year, thousands of guests flock to the Washington Park Ice Arena for the quintessential winter activity, but some c …

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JC Parks Youth Day Camp Staff

JC Parks is proud of their camp staff.  We are fortunate to have many staff members with education degrees and even several with a masters degree.  We are truly a Camp Family – we love being part of a team and providing …

Youth Day Camps
Youth Day Camp General Information

Welcome to JC Parks Youth Day Camps! We cannot wait for you to be a part of our camp family. Health, safety and fun are our top priority. We will send you an email the week before camp starts with all of the details and …

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Three Reasons to Try Exercise Classes at The LINC

It’s that time of year again! 2021 has arrived, meaning it’s time to think about your new year resolutions. What will yours be? Perhaps you will vow to become more financially savvy. Maybe you’ll choose to work on your f …

Girl in red t-shirt at figure skating practice.
5 Steps to the Ultimate Ice Arena Experience

The Washington Park Ice Arena is a fantastic place to get some exercise, learn a new skill, or hang out with family and friends. And because the Ice Arena has so much to offer, we want to prepare you to have a great time …