Programs & Events

HPR offers more than 50 structured programs and passive recreational opportunities. We strive to offer activities for all ages, all levels of ability and a variety of interests. We proactively look to promote healthy, active lifestyles. Senior, adult, youth and family activities are available. Whatever you are into, HPR has something for you. Call 573-221-0154 for details. Or, submit a request for information HERE.

If you have children ages 6-11, click the following link for information from the University of Missouri Extension Office to learn how to include a variety of physical activities into their daily lives! Get Up! Get Active!

Check out our Upcoming Events below to see what HPR has waiting for you!  The list will change frequently, so make sure to visit this site frequently see what's new.  Don't forget to check out the photo gallery. Enjoy!


Check out these upcoming Hannibal Parks & Recreation events!
(Click on the title for the event flyer) 

Ride Cool at the Ramp Park
Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 10AM to Noon
Free entry to the Ramp Park all day!
200 Helmets and T-Shirts will be given away (sponsored by Hannibal Clinic Health Services)
Free food and drink!
Exibition Times: 11:15AM (Skateboards), 11:30AM (Bicycles), and 11:45AM (Scooters)

Fall Sand Volleyball Leagues
Tuesday Night Leagues - Starts August 12, 2014 at 6PM
Thursday Night Leagues - Starts August 14, 2014 at 6PM
Single elimnation tournament will follow league
Cost is $150 per team
Limit of 12 teams per league
Registration is due by August 1st
Registration Form

"Frozen" in the Park
Friday, August 22, 2014 - 8:30PM
Huckleberry Park - by the Ramp Park
Sponsored by Hannibal Rotary
Free to the public!
Show up early and support the HHS Dance Team - they will sell popcorn starting at 7:30PM and will perform prior to the start of the movie

Storybook Trail
September 12-22, 2014 (All day)
Central Park
Enjoy reading, exercising, and family time all in one!  
This program is free and fun!

Bear Creek Clean-Up
Saturday, September 13, 2014 - 9AM
Meet at Dempsey Dog Park (Sixth and Ely Street)
All volunteers will receive a Stream Team t-shirt
Gloves, water, and snacks will be provided
To register e-mail MLRichards@hannibal-mo.gov or call 573-221-0154

Indoor Horseshoe League
Mondays, starting September 15, 2014 - 6:30PM
Admiral Coontz Recreation Center
Registration is $20 per person
Registration is due Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Registration Form


Scavenger Hunts
The Hannibal Parks & Recreation Department has developed Scavenger Hunts to encourage visitors to the HPR sites
These free activities allow participants to learn more about Hannibal Parks and to earn a free treat from a local business in the process!
Here are the scavenger hunts available so far (check back for future additions):
Nipper Park Scavenger Hunt
Lighthouse Trail Scavenger Hunt
Huckleberry Park Scavenger Hunt