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Last Updated: December 16, 1997

December 31, 1997
Celebrate 98
The Park Hill School District invites you to celebrate New Year's Eve at the Olde Mill Emporium from 6:30 p.m. - midnight, 1998. There will be food, entertainment, a bon fire, and fireworks! Cost is $5/person or $15/family of 4. Call Park Hill School District at 741-1521 for details!

March 17
St. Patrick's Day Parade

April 5
Riegelman Memorial River Trail Run
5K & 10K Run, Fitness Walk, Kids Bunny Trail Fun Run

May 16
Kid Fest '98
Sponsored by the Parkville Police Department. Activities will take place from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.. Free food and attractions for kids, including safety and rescue demonstrations. For more information, contact Officer Jon Jordan, Parkville Police Department, (816) 741-4544.

May 20
Jazz by Candlelight '98
From 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. at the Olde Mill Emporium. The evening wil feature refreshments as well as live and silent auctions of items ranging from airline tickets to sports memorabilia, and from food to gift baskets. All proceeds will benefit the 1998 Jazz & Fine Arts River Jam. Cost is $15/person or $20/couple. Must be 21 or older to attend. For more information, contact the Main Street Parkville Association, (816) 505-2227.

June 19 and 20
Jazz & Arts River Jam
English Landing Park

July 4
Fourth of July Celebration
Carnival, family-oriented games and activities in English Landing Park. Fireworks display over the Missouri River. For more information, contact Main Street Parkville Association, by phone (816) 505-2227 or by fax (816) 505-2228.

August 28 - 30
Parkville Days River Festival
Historic festival celebrating Parkville's riverfront heritage. Featuring artisans, crafters,retailers and food vendors. For more information, call (816) 616-4350.

October 10
Harvest Fest
Celebrate the arrival of fall and join in Park College's Homecoming festivities. Special events planned by Main Street Parkville Association. For more information, contact Main Street Parkville Association after September 15, by phone (816) 505-2227 or by fax (816) 505-2228. For details regarding Park College activities please call (816) 741-2000.

November 26
Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trail Trot
Run or walk off those extra Thanksgiving pounds at the Eleventh Annual 5K Run/Walk at English Landing Park. Proceeds benefit the English Landing Park. For more information, contact Mike Beery at (816) 221-1640.

December3 - 6
Christmas on the River
Family-oriented festivities. Friday evening features a hot air balloon liftoff; 1,000 voice children's choir; special celebrity appearances; and special visit by Santa Claus and Mary Christmas. Downtown shops open late. Activities will include sleigh rides and carolers. For more information contact Main Street Parkville Association after November 15, by phone (816) 505-2227 or by fax (816) 505-2228.