Upcoming Events




Cycle Out Kids Cancer

Ridgeland Recreation and Parks is hosting a fundraising bike ride to support the Children’s of Mississippi Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders.

Bike ride Date:        Saturday, October 9, 2021

Start Time:              7:30 a.m.

Location:                 Renaissance at Colony Park

REGISTER to Ride                 DONATE to KIDS

Don’t miss this important opportunity to put your pedals to a purpose and cycle out kids cancer!

The bike ride will begin at the Renaissance on Highland Colony.

Riding distances are available for everyone. Riders can register for 65-mile, 44-mile, 25-mile and 10-mile road rides or a 31-mile adventure route. There will be a kids’ fun …




Mayor’s Fun Walk

Join Mayor Gene McGee on an easy (light) walk.  You do not have to participate in the walk.  However, if you decide to walk- you may walk as little or as much as you want.

Program Price:      No Charge

Event Date:            Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Time:                        Late registration:  9:00 a.m./ Walk begins: 9:30 a.m.

Location:               NORTHPARK

After the walk, we will enjoy refreshments, visiting of sponsor booths, door prizes, and entertainment.  We will feature some of our senior adults who participate in our various programs.

You must pre-register to reserve your event t-shirt.  Visit www.ridgelandms.org to print a registration




14th Annual Fat Tire Fest & McGee LungBUSTER

Saturday, October 16 & Sunday, October 17, 2021

The Tri-County Mountain Bike Association (TCMBA) is preparing to host their 14th Annual Fat Tire Fest & McGee LungBUSTER on October 16th and 17th, 2021, at the Ridgeland Trails located at 521 Giles Ln, Madison, MS 39110. The Annual Fat Tire Fest & McGee LungBUSTER is a family fun event geared toward mountain bike racing. However, you don’t have to be a mountain bike racer to enjoy yourself at this event – expect a fun fall weekend filled with music, games, local food, and of course mountain bike race spectating.

On Saturday, …




Trunk or Treat

Ridgeland Recreation and Parks will hold Trunk or Treat at Freedom Ridge Park on Thursday, October 28, 2021. Trunk or Treat is for Ages 10 & under. Volunteers will fill their trunks with candy and prizes. Kids trick or treat from car trunk to car trunk. Other activities will include games and face painting. For details, contact Ridgeland Recreation and Parks Department at 601.853.2011.

Program Price:       $5.00 per child 10 and under
Event Date:            October 28, 2021
Start Time:             6:00-8:00 p.m.
Day of Week:           Thursday
Location:               Freedom Ridge Park

Volunteers Needed for Trunk or Treat
Ridgeland Recreation and Parks Department …




Ridgeland Christmas Tree Lighting

Come join us for our 3rd Annual Christmas Tree Lighting at the Plaza at Old Town Crossing on the corner of Jackson Street and NE Madison Drive.  Light up your holidays with a stroll through the Railroad District, drink a cup of hot chocolate, enjoy local cuisine and Christmas music.  Children’s crafts, Photos with Santa, shopping and of course the lighting of the Christmas Tree.

Event Date:  Thursday, December 2, 2021

Start Time:   6:00 pm

Location:      Plaza at Old Town Crossing

For details, contact Ridgeland Recreation and Parks Department at 601.853.2011.…