Upcoming Events




Heatwave Classic Triathlon 2018

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The 2018 Heatwave Classic Triathlon is entering its 33rd  year of existence. This year’s race will be held on Saturday, June 2, 2018, with a start time of 7:00 a.m.

This year’s race will consist of a ½ mile swim in the Ross Barnett Reservoir, a 27 ½ mile bike ride along the scenic and historic Natchez Trace Parkway, and ending with a 10K run along Ridgeland’s heavily shaded Multi-Use Trail.

We are constantly working to try and improve the race and, specifically the race course, so if you have any suggestions or ideas, feel free to contact us.…




Father & Child Fishing Tournament 2018

The City of Ridgeland Recreation and Parks will be holding its 22nd annual Father and Child Fishing Tournament on Saturday, June 16. As part of a joint partnership with the Pearl River Valley Water Supply District, the tournament will be held on the beautiful Ross Barnett Reservoir. Come and enjoy a day with DAD! Bring your fishing pole or rod & reel and bait. Prizes will be awarded for Biggest Fish, Most Fish, and Smallest Fish.

Program Price: No charge
Event Date: Saturday, June 16
Event Times: 8:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Location: Old Trace Park…