Events & Trips


Movie in the Park Series for all Ages
August 16, and September 20
Friday at Dusk
Worton Park
FREE Movie Admission

*PARENTAL SUPERVISION IS REQUIRED DURING ALL SPECIAL EVENTS AND BUS TRIPS*

*ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOT GENERALLY AVAILABLE FOR SPECIAL EVENTS UNLESS NOTED OTHERWISE*

TRIPS

Please check the Activities Calendar for updated information about trips.

Call 410- 778-1948 or email info@KentParksAndRec.org  for more information.

BUS TRIP POLICIES

♦  Parental Supervision is required on all trips for children under 18 years of age.

♦  Reservations are accepted on a first come, first serve basis.  Full payment guarantees reservation and is due within seven days of making reservation. If the reservation is made less than ten days from the trip day, payment is due at the time of reservation.

♦  Payment is accepted in the form of cash (exact amount), check or money order only.  Payments may be made in person at the Parks and Recreation office located at 11041 Worton Road, Worton, MD  or by mail to KCPR, Attn: Trips, P.O. Box 67, Worton, MD  21678.

♦  Refunds will not be issued unless we are able to resell your package to another individual (preference is given to those on an official waiting list), or the trip is canceled and cannot be rescheduled.  Refunds are subject to $5 processing fee and may take up to three weeks to process.

All prices include chartered coach line transportation (unless notified otherwise) with restroom on bus.  Meals not included in cost of trip unless specified.

♦  Departure for all trips will be from the Kent County Community Center in Worton.  All return times are approximate.

Kent County Parks and Recreation reserves the right to cancel any trip that does not meet the minimum reservation guidelines set forth by this department (generally 35 paid reservations two weeks prior to trip dates unless stated otherwise.)  Full refund issued if trip is cancelled
.

Call 410-778-1948 or email info@KentParksAndRec.org for more information.

CURRENTLY SCHEDULED BUS TRIPS


NEW YORK CITY
A DAY ON YOUR OWN

Date:
November 9
Day:
Saturday
Time:
Depart 6 am (Community Center)
Return approximately 11 pm
Drop off at Rockefeller Center
Cost:
$50 per person (includes NYC visitors guide)

Spend the day in the Big Apple! Take a leisurely walk through Central Park, enjoy shopping, take in a show, or explore Time Square. This event requires a minimum of 42 paid reservations at least two weeks prior to the trip date or the trip will be cancelled and full refunds will be issued. Reservations made 10 or fewer days from the trip date require full payment at the time of reservation.

For a nominal fee, registration can be made online through ActiveNet.

To register online click below.

Call 410-810-5955 or email info@KentParksAndRec.org for more information.

MOVIE IN THE PARK SERIES

Ages: All
Dates: August 16 & September 20
Day: Friday
Time: Dusk
Place: Worton Park
Cost: FREE

Join us for our inaugural Movie in the Park series! Get outside this summer to enjoy FREE outdoor movies on the big screen. Bring your own chairs and blankets. Local food truck vendors will have food and drinks available to purchase.

Call 410-778-2083 or email info@KentParksAndRec.org for more information.

DOGGIE POOLOOZA FUNDRAISER
In partnership with The Animal Care Shelter for Kent County

Ages: Dogs of All Ages
Date: September 7
Day: Saturday
Time:

12 pm-1 pm (under 20 lbs)
1 pm-2 pm (20 lbs and over)
Place: Community Center Pool
Cost: Donation to The Animal Care Shelter for Kent County

Dogs and their owners are invited to paddle and play before the Community Center Pool closes for the season. All dog handlers must be at least 18 years of age. Dogs must be leashed when not in the pool. You will be required to provide current vaccination records, inluding rabies. This event is a fundraiser for The Animal Care Shelter for Kent County, a non-profit no-kill shelter that relies primarily on donations

Call 410-778-2083 or email info@KentParksAndRec.org for more information.

SPECIAL EVENTS

Scott D. Livie Memorial Blue Crab Lacrosse Tournament
Easter Egg Hunt
Betterton Beach Clean-Up
Youth Fishing Derby
Doggie Poolooza Fundraiser

Easter Egg Hunt
In Partnership with the
Kent County Health Department

Ages: 12 and under
Date: April 20
Day: Saturday
Time: 11:30 am-1:30 pm
Place: Wilmer Park
Cost: FREE

Don't miss out on all the fun. Join us for a day full of fun at Wilmer Park. Your child will enjoy face painting, bouncy castle, balloon animals, egg hunts, unlimited games, and prizes! Must bring your own basket!

Call 410-778-1350 for more information.

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BETTERTON BEACH CLEAN-UP
In Partnership with the Sassafras Environmental Education Center and Washington College Men's Basketball Team

Ages: All ages welcome!
Day: Saturday
Date: April 20
Time: 9 am-12 pm
Place: Betterton Beach

Registration begins March 25 (Online registration available).

To register online click below.

Help clean Betterton Beach in preparation for the up-coming summer season. There will be food and beverages provided for participants following the clean-up. Free t-shirt to volunteers registered by 4:30 pm on April 5.

Call 410-778-2083 or email info@KentParksAndRec.org for more information.

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KENT COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
POST PROM PARTY

Ages:
KCHS Juniors and Seniors
(and their guests)
Day:
Saturday-Sunday
Date: May 18-May 19
Time: 11 pm-5 am (subject to change)
Place: TBD
Cost:
$3 per person or $5 per couple
(ticket sales at KCHS during lunch shifts the week prior)

Thanks to the support of community partners, businesses, organizations, parents, and school personnel, this event is made possible. There are numerous ways to support this important community event: monetary donation for general event expenses, sponsor an activity, donate a prize for give away, donate food, or volunteer at the event. Call 410-810-5948 or email info@KentParksAndRec.org if you would like to be part of providing a substance free alternative for Kent County youth.

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YOUTH FISHING DERBY
In Partnership with the
Eastern Neck National Wildlife Refuge

Ages: 15 and under
Day: Saturday
Date: June 8, 2018
Time: 9 am-12:30 pm
Place: Eastern Neck National Wildlife Refuge
Cost: Free

Join Kent County Parks and Recreation and Eastern Neck National Wildlife Refuge to teach children how to fish-not just for the sport of it, but for the family values it can instill. This special event consist of fishing, making a fish print, casting practice, instant photo of participant with the fish they catch, door prizes, and free lunch. Rod and reel give-away to the first 40 to register on the day of the event. Bait will be provided.

Call 410-639-7056 for more information.

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SCOTT D. LIVIE MEMORIAL BLUE CRAB
GRAND MASTERS/MASTERS
LACROSSE TOURNAMENT

Dates:
September 21 - September 22
Days:
Saturday and Sunday
Place:
Worton Park
Cost:
$575 Team Entry Fee
(Free to spectators)

Rain Dates are October 5 - OCtober 6

Registration Deadline: August 30, 2019 (Online regestration available).

To register online click below.

Bring the family and join us for a weekend of live action sports competition in memory of former Kent County Commissioner, Scott D. Livie.

Download the Blue Crab Tournament Info and Registration Packet here.

Call 410-778-1957 or email info@KentParksAndRec.org for more information.

RAINOUT LINE
410-429-1401

We have changed the way we provide notifications and information to the public for weather closures/cancellations for the Kent County Community Center (KCCC), Parks & Recreation/Office (KCPR), swimming pools, parks, athletic fields/ball diamonds, events and more! We have consolidated all of our existing notification platforms to the Rainout Line platform that pushes updates out via *text message, email, on Facebook and on our website. To sign up for alerts or to download the free app on smart devices please visit https://rainoutline.com/search/dnis/4104291401. A traditional call-in hotline (410-429-1401) is also available. *Text alerts are limited to140 characters so the full alert may need to be checked using another method.

Kent County Parks | 11041 Worton Road  P.O. Box 67| Worton, MD  21678 | Ph: 410-778-1948 | info@kentparksandrec.org