Parks & Recreation Events

The Orange County Parks and Recreation Office strives to offer a variety of recreational activities, including classes, clinics, and camps. We also aim to provide fun events for all ages. Below is a listing of events being planned by Orange County Parks & Recreation or the Orange County Parks & Recreation Foundation. For a listing of events in Orange County by other event planners, please visit the Orange County Tourism website:

Participants throw color powder at the beginning of the run.Michael's Mile Color Powder Fun Run

Saturday, June 4, 2022, Check-in at 9:15 a.m.; Run begins at 9:30 a.m.

The Michael's Mile Color Powder Fun Run is an untimed, approximately 1-mile run at Booster Park featuring color powder! Revenue from this event supports the Michael's Gift Youth Activities Scholarship Program, which assists Orange County families with the expenses related to youth extracurricular activities. This run is open to all ages and features color powder stations along the route. A white event t-shirt is included with registration, which is the perfect canvas for the color powder. Pre-registration is required for this event, and the registration deadline is Friday, May 20, 2022. Register online using our Michael's Mile Registration Form. Please expect a follow-up email from Parks & Recreation staff regarding payment options on the business day following your registration. This event is brought to you by Orange County Parks & Recreation and the Orange Healthy Community Action Team.