Programs & Events

HPR offers many programs and recreational opportunities. We strive to offer activities for all ages, all levels of ability and a variety of interests. We want to promote healthy, active lifestyles. 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) 

Toddler Tuesdays
Every Tuesday from 9-11AM (may be canceled due to special events)
Admiral Coontz Recreation Center
For children up to 5 years old
Young children will be able to use the gym without colliding with basketball players
Imagination Playground building blocks will be brought into the gymnasium
There are also coloring books, puzzles, balls and games
This is not a babysitting service - each adult is allowed to bring no more than four children and must sign in with the attendant 

Indoor Archery

Wednesdays: December 7, 2016-February 22, 2017 - 6:30-9PM
Admiral Coontz Recreation Center
$5 per visit or $50 for a season pass
Participants under age 16 must be accompanied by an adult
Participants must bring their own bow and arrows!
This is not an instructional course - it is a place for participants to practice
For more information, contact Aron Lee (573-221-0154)

Music, Marshmallows, and Mistletoe
Saturday, December 10, 2016 - 5-6PM
Ymen's Pavilion
Enjoy the holiday music of the Eugene Field Pirate Pride Singers and roast marshmallows by the fire for FREE!

Snowball Toss
Saturday, December 17, 2016 - 12-2PM
Ymen's Pavilion
Win a prize for tossing the "snowball" into the wreath!

Holiday House Decorating Contest
Decorate your house for the Holidays and submit a photo or video for judging!
Prizes will be awarded for: Clark Griswold, Anything Goes, Mayor's Choice, Best Use of Scene or Theme, Most Holiday Spirit, and Creative Use of Lights
Entries are due by December 20th at 5PM
E-mail submissions to MLRichards@hannibal-mo.gov
Contest Rules
Sponsored by Park Place Sign Systems and SC Contact Centers

Ice Bowl
Saturday, January 21, 2017
Registration begins at 9AM - T-off begins at 10AM
Don Crane Disc Golf Course in Huckleberry Park
Participants will play 2 rounds
Fee is $10
All entry fees and proceeds donated to The Buddy Pack Program
For more information, contact Aron Lee (573-221-0154)

Spring Pickleball Leagues
Competitive: Wednesdays - March 1, 2017-April 5, 2017
Leisure: Thursdays - March 2, 2017-April 6, 2017
(Times will be determined after all registrations are received
Admiral Coontz Recreation Center
Ages 13 & Up
$35 per team (doubles only)
Limit of 24 spots in each league
Registration is due by February 20, 2017
Register at the HPR Office (320 Broadway)
Competitive Registration Form
Leisure 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
Central Park Scavenger Hunt