Questions? Please contact the MCRD office, 706-795-6270.

We want to encourage families to visit our parks and enjoy family time with this fun event. Registrants will have one day to draw their creations/representations of the theme in a space located in various locations around Sammy Haggard Park.

FREE - Bring your own chalk.

EVENT DATE: Sunday, July 16 from 1:00pm-4:00pm


THEME: "Where Community Grows"

July is Parks and Recreation Month.  We want to see what your ideas of recreation are, how you like to spend time with family, the things you enjoy in life. How does your community grow through recreation and parks? All drawings/creations must be G rated and non-discriminatory in nature.

All entries must be completed July 16 and be submitted to, by 5:30pm. When submitting your entry, please make sure you include the following: artist name, age, contact phone and email.  Contest voting will begin on July 16 at 6pm via the MCRD Facebook event page.  Winners will have their choice of MC apparel (t-shirt, water bottle, or cinch bag).

Event Categories:

People's Choice Award - Photo with the most likes

Best Representation of Theme - MCRD Staff vote

Most Community Spirit - MCRD Staff Vote