We schedule special Once-a-Year events to celebrate Holidays or spontaneous activities. Day or night – Summer or Winter – we never stop looking for fun new family events year round.

For additional questions regarding any of the special events offered by the Mt. Vernon Parks and Recreation Department please call (618) 242-6890 or email                                                                         

Office hours are Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. – 12: 00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Our office is located inside the Rolland W. Lewis Community Building

800 South 27th Street | Mt. Vernon, IL 62864