Special Events & Seasonal Programs







Spring Events



Mom's & Son's Night Out

 - Ladies it's your turn to share a casual, fun-filled evening with your little guy. There will be games, finger foods, fun, and dancing. Friday, February 19, 2016 - 6:45-9:00 pm.

Pasco Jaycees' Kids Easter Egg Hunt

 - Pasco Recreation Services is happy to be working with the
Pasco Jaycees' again this year to help them provide this wonderful family friendly event to the community.  The event starts at 8:30 am with a pancake breakfast provided by the Lions Club.  The breakfast is free for kids under the age of 12 and only $3 for all others.  After breakfast you can visit community information booths, and participate in games.  Then at 10 am the egg hunts will begin and will be followed by raffle and prize give-a-ways.  DAY/DATE: Saturday, March 26, 2016; LOCATION: Pasco Softball Sporting complex (next to TRAC and GESA Stadium); FEE: Free! (Breakfast is $3 for ages 13+)
Sadie Hawkins Barn Dance - Youngins ages 15 and under and their families are invited to attend.  There will be food, fun games, and of course great music and dancing for all.  Click here for more information  May
 Summer Events  Month
Tri-Cities Geocoin Challenge - Mysteries of the Mid-Columbia!  You will find a fun-filled weekend of caching and camaraderie at this annual event.  The challenge begins Saturday, June 25 at 8:00 am.  This will be a jam-packed day full of geocaching, geocaching activities, and contests. To register for this free event, please visit Tri-Cities 2016 Geocoin Challenge


Pasco's 2016 Grand Old 4th of July Celebration Celebrate our nations independence with Hapo's Grand Old 4th of July Parade and the Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast in Memorial Park on Friday morning.  Then finish off your day with our Grand Finale, a Spectacular Fireworks display over Gesa Stadium in Pasco.  Don't miss out on the fun! Click here for more information  July

Summer Concert Series

- Join us for the Summer Concert Series in Volunteer Park, Peanuts Park & GESA Stadium. Thursdays June 23 - August 18 from 6:30-8:00 pm. Food vendors will be on sight at 6:00 pm to add to a great family night out.
Click here for more information
 Fall Events   Month
 Pool Doggie Paddle - Dog Swim at Memorial Pool. There will be a separate area for both large and small dogs.
* Proof of immunizations required for admission.
* Dogs must be on leash when not in the pool.
* Doggie sanitary bags provided by
Tons of Trucks - Join us for this educational and family friendly event that triggers the imagination and gives children the opportunity to discover and explore possible future careers. The event will be held on the streets of downtown Pasco in conjunction with the Pasco Farmers Market and the Fiery Foods Festival.  September
2016 All-Senior-Picnic- Enjoy good food, entertainment, community vendors and lots of fun at one of the largest events for senior citizens in the State of Washington. Pasco, Kennewick and Richland all take turns hosting this event. The 2016 All-Senior-Picnic will be hosted by the City of Pasco at TRAC on Thursday, September 15th from 11 am - 2 pm.  Buttons go on sale July 1, 2016  at the Pasco, Kennewick, and West Richland Senior Centers and The Richland Community Center.   
Click here for more information about the 2016 All-Senior-Picnic
Click here for a vendor booth application
Click here to become a Sponsor/Donor for the 2016 All-Senior-Picnic
Fall Hay Ride - Cool breezes, orange pumpkins, and Indian corn all mean fall is in the air! Join us for a visit to the farm on a hayride with music, apple cider, and hot chocolate. Everyone will go home with a pumpkin.  October
Sweetest Daddy/Daughter Prom - Dads, Step-Dads, Grandpas or Uncles.  You are invited to bring your favorite girl (or girls) out for an evening of dancing, fun, and memories to last a lifetime!  Daughters will receive a friendship bracelet, professional Photo and goody bag.  Space is limited so register early!  Sorry, no registrations will be taken at the door!  October
Winter Events   Month
Lampson Cable Bridge Run - A tradition typically on the third Saturday in December since 1978. This event features 1 mile, 5K and 10K races. With 9 age divisions and a wheelchair division; everyone from the kids to the grandparents can participate. Don't forget to get some hot Dr. Pepper at the finish line to warm you after the race. (2016 date: December 17th)  December 

Additional Information

For more information on these and other special events seasonal programs, check out the latest edition of the Pasco Recreation Services Guide. To register for any these programs or events online, please visit our how to register page for further information.

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