Upcoming Special Events

To register for a Special Event, please visit our Recreation Program Page.

  1. Mini Ninja Course Challenge
  2. Parking Lot Bingo
  3. Concert in the Park / Octoberfest
  4. Kids Halloween Trunk-or-Treat
  5. Fall Cleanup Event
  6. Senior Luncheons

The City of Overland Parks & Recreation Department has partnered with All American Gymnastics and Super Ninja to organize an exciting event called the Mini Ninja Course Challenge. This event is scheduled to take place on Saturday, September 30, 2023, from 1 pm - 2 pm in the Gymnasium at the Overland Community Center. It is specifically designed for children aged 3 to 12 years old.

The Mini Ninja Course Challenge offers a unique opportunity for children to engage in hands on training from certified Ninja coaches with exciting and challenging obstacles. Closed toe tennis shoes required. Please no crocs, sandals, slides, or flip flops. This course will not only be a test of their physical fitness but also a chance for them to showcase their skills in a fun and interactive environment. 

To participate in the Mini Ninja Course Challenge, interested individuals are required to register in advance by September 25, 2023. The registration fee for each child is $20. Min 20 / Max  40. To register, you can either call the City of Overland Parks & Recreation Department at 314-428-0490 or send an email to ParksandRec@overlandmo.org

Download and Share our Flyer today: Overland Mini Ninja Course Challenge Flyer

  1. Tree Lighting Ceremony

Join the City of Overland as we celebrate our Ninth Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on December 3, 2023 at 6:00 pm at Erickson Plaza (Located on the corner of Woodson Road and Midland Blvd). There will be hot cocoa, Christmas cookies, music with singing, and a special visit from Santa & Mrs. Claus! This is a free event that is open to the public. Kick off the holiday spirit by joining us at the ceremony!

Download and Share our Flyer today: City of Overland Tree Lighting Ceremony Flyer 2023

Click here to view the City of Overland's most recent Special Event Photos!