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The official blog for the City of Montgomery, Department of Parks & Recreation.

Paterson Field Renovation

Paterson Field in Downtown Montgomery is in the process of being renovated!  Click the link below to check out the progress!  More pictures will come as each project finishes.    

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Lagoon Park Trail Opening

The Lagoon Park Trail opened to the public on Monday, March 28, 2016.  The trail has a total of five miles of walking and biking trails.  You can find pictures from the opening below. 

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2016 NHPA World Horseshoe Tournament

The 2016 World Horseshoe Tournament is coming to Montgomery!  This tournament will take place from July 25th - August 6th at the Montgomery Multiplex @ Cramton Bowl!  This is an event you don't want to miss!   

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Spring Softball League

The Adult Spring Softball League will begin in April.  Signup will take place until March 25th and the league fee is $575.  You may up your entry form at Lagoon Park Softball Complex. A coach's meeting will take place at Pete Peterson Lodge on March 21st at 6 p.m.  There will be League Champion and Tournament Champion named at the end of the season.  If you're looking for something fun to participate in this is definitely for you!!

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Adult Softball League


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Fall is Here

The season is changing and with a new season brings a new string of events that you can only find this time of year!  If you are a wine lover you do not want to miss the Riverwalk Wine Festival that will be held in Riverfront Park on Saturday, October 11th.  The tickets for this event are only $25.  Also, if you purchase a wine festival ticket you can get a Wine Fest Cruise ticket to take a ride on the Harriott II for only $10.  The Wine Fest Cruise is not the only specialty cruise that the Harriott II has in store for you during the month of October.  This month brings Halloween, which means that the Haunting on the Harriott is back!  Tickets for this cruise are $25 per person and you must be 21 & Over to ride! 

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Youth Fishing Club

Come Join the Youth Fishing Club!  The Montgomery City and County Parks and Recreation Departments will be sponsoring a Youth Fishing Club that will be available for children from the ages of 11-18.  An informational meeting will be held in Gateway Lodge at Gateway Park on August 30th at 10:00 a.m.   

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Movie Mondays in July

Movie Mondays in July are back!! Join us down at Riverfront Park for a new movie every Monday throughout the month of July!  Movies will begin at dusk, which could be anywhere between 8 and 8:30.  Admission is Free!  Bring you lawn chairs, picnic baskets and coolers to enjoy a night on the river underneath the stars! No Alcohol Allowed. Food and Beverage vendors will be available.  View the movie list below! 

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Splashpad Open!

Good Afternoon All!!  

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Gump Game Registration is Now Open!

Registration for the 2014 Gump Games is now open!  You may also purchase Admission Tickets in advance!   

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City-Wide Map

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About Montgomery

The recreation department of Montgomery was created on March 1, 1948, through the efforts of several Montgomery citizens, including Earl James. Mr. James used the recreation plank in his campaign for the City Commission, was elected and immediately followed ...

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Dixie Youth Registration16-Feb-2019

Teams Able to Register Bellingrath Dixie Youth Baseball @ Gateway Park Pressbox..

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