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Richland Parks and Recreation Department Town Hall Meeting

The Richland Parks and Recreation Department would like for you to join us on February 27, 2018, at the Richland Community Center at 6:30pm, for a Town Hall Meeting to discuss our parks and recreation department. During this meeting we will cover our parks departments vision, current improvements that are being made, and future improvements to come.

We will also be presenting new ideas and partnerships that will be implemented to help build back our current recreational programs and a few ideas for future programs. We will also be setting aside time for a question and answer session for public input. If you have any questions or concerns you would like to see addressed, but are not able to make It to the meeting, please send them to our Director of Parks and Recreation, Cole Smith, at

Thank you,
Cole Smith
City of Richland
Director of Parks and Recreation

Richland Christmas Parade Rules & Guidelines

A Hometown Christmas

The 2017 Christmas Parade Application & Rules have been added to the Special Events page.


Or you can CLICK HERE

Now accepting Christmas item donations

The City of Richland “Special Events Department” is accepting donations of gently used Christmas items:  Christmas lights, Christmas trees, and large Christmas décor (indoor/outdoor).  All items may be dropped off at the Richland Community Center, 410 East Harper Street….Monday through Friday, from 8am to 5pm, until Friday, November 17, 2017.

Movies Under the Stars – RESCHEDULED

Saturday, October 21

Richland Soccer Fields

Movie Begins at Dark

MOVIE: The Secret Life of Pets

Halloween Haunted Trail

Thursday, October 26

Richland Community Center

6pm – 9pm

Info – Call 601-420-3400

The Totally Locally Christmas Market

Saturday, December 9, 2017

Richland Community Center

9am – 4pm

Info – call 601-420-3400

City of Richland Christmas Parade

Saturday, December 9

4:30 pm – Parade begins at Westside Park

Theme:  A Hometown Christmas

Info – call 601-420-3400

Hurricane Relief at 49 Fest

The Police and Fire Departments will be collecting Gift Cards during 49 Fest for the victims of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.   Please stop by their tents located in front of the Community Center during 49 Fest to donate.


Richland Futbol Club’s 2017 Opening Ceremonies

Saturday, August 26, 2017 – Richland Community Center Soccer Fields

Free Admission

  • Team line-up 8:30am-9:00am
  • Parade of teams 9:00am-9:20am
  • Pledge, national anthem, benediction, and cheer 9:30am
  • RFC Board and Mayoral address 9:35am
  • Balloon release 9:45am
  • Warm up and games begin at 10:00am

Come show your support for RFC!

49 Festival 2017

Saturday, September 30 – Starts at 10am

Free Concert
Jeff Bates – 6:00 pm
Tracy Lawrence – 7:30 pm

• 49 Fest Gates Open 10:00 am
• Kidstown
• Car Show
• Food Concessions
• Arts and Crafts Vendors
• Daytime Entertainment