Parks and Recreation

12830 S. Redwood Road
Riverton, UT  84065

(801) 208-3101 Telephone

parksandrec@rivertoncity.com

Sheril Garn
Parks & Recreation Director
sgarn@rivertoncity.com

Hours:
8:00 am - 6:00 pm Mon-Thurs
8:00 am - 5:00 pm Friday

 
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Special Events


February

Just you and I - Daddy Daughter Date Night

Come join us for our fourth annual Valentine's Day themed night for dads and their daughters. There will be dinner, dessert, dancing, pictures and parting gifts for each girl. Best dress please!

Space is limited so register early!

Registration Opens Dec 29, 2014

   ***Registration Deadline Monday, Feb. 2nd (or until full)***

   Day: Friday, February 6, 2015
   Time: 6:00-8:00pm
   Cost: $20 per couple (Father/Daughter)
            $10 each additional daughter
   Location: Riverton Sandra N. Lloyd Community Center- Auditorium, (12830 South Redwood Road)

 

Game Night

Riverton City is hosting a FREE game night sponsored by Fongo Bongo Games! We are in a board game renaissance due to new, innovative games. The old games like Monopoly and Sorry aren't games, just exercise in repetition and tests of your patience. Come experience modern board games with less randomness, more strategy, and choices that matter! All ages are welcome to have fun together.

   Day: Friday, February 20, 2015
   Time: 6:30-9:30pm
   Location: Riverton Sandra N. Lloyd Community Center- Auditorium, (12830 South Redwood Road)
   Cost: FREE!!

March

Goin' Green Recycle Day

Riverton City is offering a free recycle day! Bring all your glass, paper, electronics, and car seats that you would like to recycle. We will also have paper shredding available from 5-7pm at both locations.

   Day: Tuesday, March 17, 2015
   Time: 7am-7pm (Paper Shredding from 5-7pm)
   Cost: FREE
   Two Locations: (1) Riverton City Hall, 12830 S. 1700 W., and (2) CR Hamilton Park, 3700 W. 13800 S. 

April

Easter Egg Hunts

*Attention Parents: Easter Egg Hunts will be located at CR Hamilton Sports Complex, 3700 W 13800S for both 2014 & 2015

Teen Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt

   CLICK HERE to see Aerial View of Teen Hunt Layout

Join us for our annual Teen Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt. Hundreds of candy & cash filled eggs & lots of prizes! Dress warm and bring a flashlight.

   Cost: FREE!
   Location: CR Hamilton Sports Complex, 3700 W 13800 S
   Date: Friday, April 3, 2015
   Time: 9:00pm sharp!
   Ages: 13-18 year olds

Children's Easter Egg Hunt

   CLICK HERE to see Aerial View of Children's Layout

Meet the Easter Bunny & prepare to hunt for candy, toy, and money filled Easter eggs. Dress warm and bring an Easter basket.

   Cost: FREE!
   Location: CR Hamilton Sports Complex, 3700 W 13800 S
   Date: Saturday, April 4, 2015
   Time: 10:00am sharp!
   Ages: 12 & under

Summer

Movies in the Park!

FREE! Bring your blankets and enjoy a summer evening with family & friends. We ask people with chairs to sit towards the back. All movies will start at DUSK, weather permitting.

   Movie Dates and Lineup TBA

July

Town Days 

Town Days will be back at the Main Park this year! More info to come.

Riverton Town Days and Parade Applications Available

   Riverton Parks and Recreation is now accepting food and retail vendor applications, as well as parade applications for Riverton Town Days.

   Go straight to the vendor application by clicking HERE, or contact Bradley Dance at bdance@rivertoncity.com for more info.

   Download the 2015 4th of July parade applications by clicking HERE or through the Calendar and Publications link located on the left side of this webpage.

August

NEW! My Buddy and Me Hoedown - Mother Son Date Night

Join us for our 1st annual Mother & Son date night! There will be a good ol' country BBQ, line dancing, & lots of fun! Wear your finest western wear!

Space is limited so register early!

   Day: Friday, August 22, 2014
   Time: 6:00-8:00pm
   Cost: $20 per couple (Mother/Son)
            $10 each additional son
   Location: Riverton City Hall West Lawn (outdoors), 12830 South 1830 W

 

September

What's Up in Riverton - Celebration of Community

Come and meet your local businesses and Riverton City staff. All Riverton businesses are invited to come and share information about their business and give out FREE STUFF! Free hotdogs, car show, bounce house, bike rodeo (by the Unified Police Department) and more. Leave you wallets at home, everything is FREE!

   Cost: FREE
   Location: Riverton City Hall - West Back Lawn, 12830 S 1830 W 
   Date: Saturday, September 20, 2014
   Time: 11:00am-3:00pm

October

Halloween Bash & Kids' Carnival

It's time for the annual Halloween Bash and RHS Drill Team Carnival Fundraiser! Enjoy a kid's carnival, food, and more. Back by popular demand is the Search for the Great Pumpkin with lots of "pumpkin seeds" filled with toys and candy! Some activities will be outside so dress warm and don't forget to bring your flashlight. Come in your costume and get a prize! 

   Cost: Carnival Game Tickets- 4 for $1
            $3 - Hot Dog Dinner (includes chips and drink)
            $4 - Hamburger Dinner (includes chips and drink)
            FREE - Search for the Great Pumpkin, & Stories with Mayor Bill
   Location: Sandra N. Lloyd Community Center, 12830 S Redwood Rd 
   Date: Monday, October 27, 2014
   Time: 6:00pm-7:55pm - Kids Carnival, food, and more!
            8:00pm - Search for the Great Pumpkin

November

Veterans Day Program

Join us in honoring those who have served, and are currently serving, our country in the military with a performance by the Riverton Jazz Band.

   Cost: FREE
   Location: Sandra N. Lloyd Community Center, 12830 S Redwood Rd 
   Date: Tuesday, November 11, 2014
   Time: 6:30pm
   Ages: All ages

Candy Cane Corner 

Candy Cane Corner is an annual collaboration between The Road Home, Volunteers of America, Utah and YWCA Utah. Annually, these three organizations ask the community to help them provide a holiday shopping experience for the families they serve. Riverton City is an official drop-off location. All are welcome to donate new gifts at Riverton City Hall until December 11th. Click the link below to for the Wish List of what they are looking for.

2014 Candy Cane Corner Wish List 

December

Santa's Arrival     

Here comes Santa Claus! Be there as he arrives in style on a big red fire engine. Visit Santa, enjoy crafts, wagon rides, warm scones, hot chocolate & more. Some activities will be outside, so dress warm.

    Cost: FREE!
    Ages: All ages
    Date: Monday, December 1, 2014
    Time: 6:30-8:30 pm

    Location: Sandra N. Lloyd Community Center, 12830 S Redwood Rd