Recreation Roundup


Youth Sports

Youth Spring Soccer

Starting later than originally scheduled. Games will start the week of April 11. Volunteer coaches are still needed to get the league going. Call Mary Wolf, (928) 474-5242, ext. 7, if you are willing to coach or have any questions.

Adult Sports

Adult Co-Ed Softball League

Registration: through April 8

Game Dates: April 19 through May 26

Ages: 16 and older

Place: Rumsey II softball field

Fee: $250 per team


Town of Payson Senior Softball Invitational

Registration deadline April 1

Dates: April 11, 12 and 13

Place: Rumsey Park

Fee: $250 per team

Info: Must be 55 years or older to participate 

Outdoor Recreation

After School Youth Archery

Registration: through April 4

Date: April 5 through April 28

Time: 5:15 p.m. to 6:15 p.m.

Ages: 9 years or older and in the fourth-grade or higher. 

Place: First class at Parks and Recreation conference room; remaining classes will be held at Frontier Elementary School multi-purpose room.

Fee: $30 per person

Special Events

Rim Country Optimist Club Kids Fishing Festival

Date: April 9

Time: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Place: Green Valley Park

Fee: Free Registration

Info: Fishing license not required for registered participants

Eggstravaganza, hosted by Kiwanis

Date: April 23

Place: Rumsey Park Field 2

Time: begins at 9:30 a.m.

Fee: This is a FREE event. Come early, times are approximate. Egg times and age groups are as follows:

Ages 0-3 at 9:30 a.m.

Ages 4-5 at 9:45 a.m.

Ages 6-7 at 10 a.m.

Ages 8-9 at 10:15 a.m.

Ages 10-12 at 10:30 a.m.

Special needs at 10:45 a.m.

Equestrian events

7D Barrel and Pole Series

Wednesday nights starting April 20 at the Payson Event Center

Parks, Recreation and Tourism sponsors this event.

The books open at 4:30 p.m.; time-only run 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. at $3 per run; competition starts at 6 p.m., entry fee is $8 per event. Side Jackpot; $5, with 50 percent payout.

Jackpot fee must be paid in cash.


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