Ann Arbor hosting Visit Every Park Celebration on Sept. 9

Represent Tree Town with merch from the new Ann Arbor Parks & Recreation online shop. (Ann Arbor Parks & Recreation)

ANN ARBOR – The city will be hosting an event to celebrate its Visit Every Park Challenge on Sept. 9 downtown at Liberty Plaza.

From 6-8 p.m., community members are invited to enjoy an evening of live Reggae and Soca music from a steel band and participate in a trivia about the Ann Arbor parks.

The Visit Every Park Challenge encourages residents and visitors alike to explore the city’s 162 park properties.

Participants who visit a certain number of parks can win prizes. Here’s what you can win:

  • 25 parks: Visit Every Park T-shirt
  • 50 parks: Trash trailblazer kit
  • 75 parks: Mini first aid kit
  • 100 parks: Umbrella
  • 150 parks: Binoculars
  • 161 parks: Earn a picnic basket

Prizes can be picked up at the Give365 office at 1519 Fuller Road.

For more information on how to participate, click here.

About the Author:

Meredith has worked for WDIV since August 2017 and was voted one of Washtenaw County's best journalists in 2019 by eCurrent's readers. She covers the community of Ann Arbor and has a Master's degree in International Broadcast Journalism from City University London, UK.