Special Events

To register for Special Events, please register online: https://secure.rec1.com/GA/rockdale-county/catalog

 

Dash for Dogs 5K

Rockdale County Parks & Recreation along with Rockdale Animal Control and Senior Site Council will be hosting our first annual Dash for Dogs 5K at the Rockdale County Government Annex. The goal of this event is to raise necessary funds for Rockdale County Animal Control to purchase fencing for the outside dog runs at their location.

Dogs are welcome to participate in the 5K as long as they are leashed at all times, current on rabies & distemper vaccines, and have excellent temperament with other dogs and children. Strollers are welcomed. Animal Control will have dogs on site for adoption.
Date: Saturday, April 29, 2017
Time: 9 a.m.-11 a.m. (Registration begins at 8 am)
Fee: Pre-Registration for event will begin February 1st  at Johnson Park Recreation Center
$20 Pre-Registered Phantom Racer (guarantees T-shirt)
$25 Pre-Registration (guarantees T-shirt)
$30 Registration Day of Race (will receive a T-Shirt while supplies last)
Location: 1400 Parker Rd

Top Male & Female finishers overall in each age group receive medals

14 & under, 15-19, 20-29,30-39,40-49,50-59,& 60 over

 

It’s Mommy Day
Let the kids cover your day at Johnson Park, You will get to enjoy the facility to swim, play basketball or just work out for free with a paid children’s admission.
Date:   Saturday, May 13, 2017
Time:    10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Location:   Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road Conyers, 30094
Fee:    Women are free with a paid child admission
*Classes are not included.

 

Xtreme Paintball Conyers
Want to make some lasting memories with friends-then come join us for some paintball fun. It’s not just a game, it’s a unique experience.
Date: Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Time: 9:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Ages: 10 & Up
Cost: $25
Location: Bus will leave Johnson Park, 1781 Ebenezer Road Conyers, 30094 at 9:30 a.m.
*Minimum of 12 participants required for trip and maximum of 22 participants. Youth must be accompanied by an adult unless registered in Johnson Park Summer Camp. Registration deadline is Friday, June 2, 2017. Must bring a lunch.

 

The Chocolate Box
Are you chocolate lover? If you answered YES to that question then imagine being able to sample some of the most delicious chocolate around ranging from dark to white chocolate. After the tasty treat you will make your own chocolate creation to take home with you.
Date: Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time: 9:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Cost: $12:00 per person
Location: Bus leaves from Johnson Park, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094
*Minimum of 12 participants required for trip and maximum of 23 participants. Youth must be accompanied by an adult unless registered in Johnson Park Summer Camp. Registration deadline is June 9, 2017.  Depending on how many register this trip will be divided by age group.

 

It’s Daddy Day
Of course fathers we did not forget about you!!! Let the kids  cover your day at Johnson Park, You will get to enjoy the facility to swim, play basketball or just work out for free with a paid children’s admission.
Date: Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time: 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road Conyers, 30094
Fee: Men are free with a paid child admission
*Classes are not included.

 

Six Flags Trip
Participants are invited to come enjoy a day at the park, riding different rides from
hair-raising thrillers to the lazy log Jamboree. Trip does not include Skull Mountain.
Date:     Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time:    9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Ages:    9 & Up
Cost:     $40.00 per person
Location: Bus leaves from Johnson Park, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094
*Minimum of 15 participants required for trip and maximum of 23 participants. Youth must be accompanied by an adult unless registered in Johnson Park Summer Camp. Registration deadline is June 16, 2017. Bring money for lunch and games.

 

Stars and Strikes
Let’s bowl a Strike, Spare or even a Gutter with our friends. We can even play arcade games and much more. Nothing says fun like STARS and STRIKES.
Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Ages: 7 & Up
Cost: $20
Location: Bus leaves Johnson Park, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers, 30094
*Minimum of 10 participants required for trip and maximum of 23 participants. Youth must be accompanied by an adult unless registered in Johnson Park Summer Camp. Registration deadline is June 23, 2017. Bring money for lunch and additional games.

 

Escape the Room
Do you like playing the game of clue….if so then you would enjoy Escape the Room. This is physical adventure where friends have to rely on one another to solve riddles and puzzles in order to get out of this mysterious room.
Date: Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Time: 8:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Ages: 10 & Up
Cost: $25
Location: Bus leaves Johnson Park, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers, 30094
*Minimum of 6 participants required for trip and maximum of 11 participants. Youth must be accompanied by an adult unless registered in Johnson Park Summer Camp. Registration deadline is June 30, 2017. Bring money for lunch.

 

Medieval Times
FUN!!! FUN!!! FUN!!! Good entertainment awaits you. Jousting, horsemanship, and falconry plus some good food all in a castle, who would pass this trip up.
Date: Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Time: 8:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Cost: $30
Location: Bus leaves Johnson Park, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers, 30094
*Minimum of 10 participants required for trip and maximum of 22 participants. Youth must be accompanied by an adult unless registered in Johnson Park Summer Camp. Registration deadline is July 7, 2017.

 

July is National Recreation Month
Do you want to see what your local community center has to offer? The Johnson Park Recreation Center will be open free of charge to the public in honor of National Parks and Recreation month. Visitors can come enjoy a day of fun, free swimming, basketball, and much more.
Classes are not included. THIS EVENT IS FREE!
Date: Saturday, July 15, 2017
Time: 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers, 30094

 

Sky Zone
Sky Zone is the Ultimate 3-D Play Experience and unmatched high-flyin’ fun and it’s not for kids only!Experience trampoline fun like no other.
Date: Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Time: 10:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Ages: 8 & up
Cost: $25.00 per person
Location: Bus leaves from Johnson Park, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers, 30094
*Minimum of 15 participants required for trip and maximum of 23 participants. Youth must be accompanied by an adult unless registered in Johnson Park Summer Camp. Registration deadline is July 14, 2017. Bring money for lunch.

 

Let’s Paint Pottery
Participants are invited to come and join us for this pottery paint party as we challenge our inner artistic ability. Your masterpiece will be a surprise but once it is complete you will be able to share it with the world.
Date: Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Time: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Ages: All
Cost: $15.00
Location: Bus leaves from Johnson Park, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094
*Minimum of 10 participants required for trip and a maximum of 20 participants. Youth must be accompanied by an adult unless registered in Johnson Park Summer Camp. Registration deadline is July 21, 2017.