Fun for the Family

We have so many exciting special events for families coming up in the next few months and we hope you can attend!


Special Event: Freedom Fest 5K Run/Walk

Start your 4th of July celebrations with our Annual Family 5K Run/Walk! Come dressed in your favorite Patriotic gear ready for VICTORY! The race will begin at 8:00am at the Warrensburg Train Depot on Holden Street and the route will take runners around beautiful Lions Lake. Ages 5 and under are free and welcome to participate with a registered adult.

Registration Fee: $45 (Includes Patriotic medal for ages 6 and up!)
To register, visit or call (660) 747-7178.

Packet Pick-Up: Wednesday, July 3 from 12:00pm-8:00pm at the Warrensburg Community Center
Race Day Check-in: Thursday, July 4 starting at 7:15am at the Warrensburg Train Depot

Male & Female 1st, 2nd & 3rd place
Best Patriotic Attire

Strollers and Dogs are welcome!
If you are looking to get involved, we are looking for volunteers to help with the race! Please contact Teresa Romanowicz at (660) 262-4691 if interested.  

The 5K route:

5k route
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Swimming Under the Stars at Nassif!


Friday, June 7
Friday, June 21
Friday, July 12
Friday, August 2

Come to the Nassif Aquatic Center to enjoy a late night swim under the stars! 

$5 admission for all ages 
Nassif Aquatic Center Season Pass Holders are FREE

 For more information on the Nassif Aquatic Center, visit or call (660) 747-7178.

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Dive-In Movie!: The Little Mermaid

Friday, July 26

Grab a chair, kick back, relax, and enjoy the show. Concession stand will be open! We will have open swim time starting at 7:30 p.m. and the show begins at dark! 

$5 admission
Nassif Season Pass Holders get in FREE!


Special Event: Star Spangled Swim!

Thursday, July 4

We live in a great nation; why not celebrate with a great pool party? Come to the Nassif Aquatic Center and enjoy the patriotic music and fun! 

Half price admission: $2.50
Nassif Season Pass Holders get in FREE! 


Special Event: Patriotic Children's Parade!

Your child can be apart of the Patriotic Children's Parade! Dress up their wagon or bikes in Patriotic decorations and register them for the parade! Remember to wear your best Patriotic attire, as well! Registration and pre-parade fun begins at 9:30am! Special prizes will be given to the top three entries! Bounce house, games, face painting and more will be provided! 

Date: Thursday, July 4, 9:30am-11:00am
Location: Johnson County Courthouse
Fee: FREE!

In case of inclement weather, please contact the cancellation line at (660) 747-1500.


Special Event: Freedom Fest Spectacular!

Join us for our Annual 4th of July fireworks show! There will be FREE hot dogs, bounce houses, and games beginning at 6:30 pm. Warrensburg Community Band Concert will play at 7:30 pm and fireworks begin at dark! Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy the fun! 

Date: Thursday, July 4, 6:30pm-10:00pm
Location: Grover Park Baptist Church, 409 N. Mitchell
Fee: FREE!

Fireworks in the park is presented by Grover Park Baptist Church, American Legion Post 131, and Warrensburg Parks & Rec

In case of inclement weather, please contact the cancellation line at (660) 747-1500.


Special Event: Summer Singers, Some're Not

If you love to sing and have fun, join 100+ others for 40 all-time favorite songs! The words are provided and you're invited-no matter what you sound like! Refreshments will also be provided. 

Sponsored by the Warrensburg Community Chorus and Warrensburg Parks & Rec. For more info, call Mary Alice Lyon (660)429-2272.

Ages: for all ages
Date: Thursday, July 11, 7:00pm-9:00pm
Location: Warrensburg Community Center
Fee: FREE!