10171765_10151966022722217_1933881820_nCome out to Daughtry Park on May 17th to see what Butts County has to offer for kids this Summer! Tons of activities for the kids including; ROCK WALL, BUNGEE, TRAIN RIDES, INFLATABLES, FACE PAINTING, & MORE! All activities are FREE!!! Exhibitors include Department of Leisure Services, local churches, City of Jackson Fire Department and more! For more information on the SUMMER FUN EXPO, please contact Valerie Campbell @ 770-775-8228 or!



4th of July – Each year Daughtry Park is host to the Community 4th of July Celebration. Activities include: Special music, watermelon eating contest, water balloon toss, egg toss, sack races, dunking booth, moon walk, giant slide and a spectacular fire works display.

Parades – Each year, the Department of Leisure Servives organizes the annual Youth Parade.  This is a parade made up of fall sports youth participants and coaches.  Also participating in this parade is the Jackson High School marching band, Local Girl Scout Troups, Local Boy Scout Troups, etc.

Youth Softball Tournaments held at the Bob Ryan Softball Complex – TBA.

Annual Meeting and Hall Of Fame Banquet – Each year we recognize and honor our volunteers through a Annual Meeting and Hall of Fame Banquet. Each volunteer is recognized as well as sponsors. We also induct people who have made lasting contributions to Parks & Recreation into the Hall of Fame. The banquet is held in March each year.