If you are planning a large social or fundraising event in a county park, please contact our Special Events Section at 561-966-7043 for permitting assistance, or e-mail us at spevents@pbcgov.org

COVID-19 Update: Events and Activities Postponed DETAILS

Upcoming Events:
(all external links- unless otherwise noted)

44th Annual Shamrock Run
A fun-filled morning featuring a 10-miler, a 5K and a Li'l Leprechaun Dash.
Saturday, September 26, 2020, 7:15 a.m.
John Prince Park, Lake Worth

Extreme Kayak Fishing Tournament Exotic Bass Roundup
Live weigh in, vendors, music, food & drinks. Click here for event flyer.
Saturday, September 26, 2020, 8:00 a.m.
Lake Ida West Park, Delray Beach

Devil Dog 5K
A competitive yet family-friendly event that is intended to bring together friends, family and local businesses to raise the awareness to the needs of injured men and women who dedicated their lives to protect our country.
Sunday, September 27, 2020, 7:30 a.m.
Burt Aaronson South County Regional Park, west of Boca Raton

Hustle to End Hunger 5K
The Walk is free, however, Walkers are encouraged to create fundraising pages and collect a minimum of $40 in monetary pledges for their participation as well as donate a can of tuna or peanut butter.
Saturday, October 3, 2020, 7:00 a.m.
John Prince Park, Lake Worth

Pedal for People
Sign up for a 5-mile family fun ride, a 30-mile route or a 50-mile route.
Sunday, October 4, 2020, 7:30 a.m.
Burt Aaronson South County Regional Park, west of Boca Raton

Celebrating 25 years of walking for Down syndrome. 
Sunday, October 11, 2020, 8:00 a.m.
John Prince Park, Lake Worth

Heroes for Education 5K
Providing Programs, Grants & Free School Supplies for Palm Beach County Public Schools.
Sunday, November 1, 2020, 7:15 a.m.
John Prince Park, Lake Worth

NAMI Walks Palm Beach County
There are many ways you can make a difference via NAMIWalks: as a sponsor, committee member, team captain or team member, individual walker, virtual walker, or walk day volunteer!
Saturday, November 7, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
John Prince Park, Lake Worth

Walk & Run for Life
The walk is 1.5 miles along a walking path and the Heart Trail.
Saturday, November 21, 2020, 7:30 a.m.
John Prince Park, Lake Worth

12th Annual Turkey Trot 5K
On "Turkey Day" we invite the whole family to come out and run before stuffing. The race features a Youth 1 Mile Fun Run; all racers will enjoy refreshments following the race.
Thursday, November 26, 2020, 7:30 a.m.
Burt Aaronson South County Regional Park, west of Boca Raton

Contact Us

Special Events Section
John Prince Park
2700 6th Ave., South
Lake Worth, FL 33461
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​​​​Kara Cowser
Recreation Programs Coordinator

​​​​Chifaa Ghoulami
Registration Clerk

Derrick Easley

Recreation Specialist II

Katie Kollmeyer
Recreation Specialist II​

Amanda Godoy
Special Events Assistant

Ashley Turnquest
Special Events Assistant