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The Lawson Park Board provides park facilities and programs to accommodate the needs and interests of residents and visitors. Whether you are into sports, nature or just want to take your children to the playground, Lawson is the place for you. Having fun, meeting your neighbors and making new friends is what living in Lawson is all about.

The Lawson Park Board is responsible for a variety of recreational programs and events throughout the year, such as:
• Lawson Lake 5K
Lawson Picnic
• Fitness Classes (see below)
• Lawson Youth Sports Association (LYSA)
• Movies in the Park
• Story Time in the Park
• Art in the Park
• Science in the Park
• Fall Festival
• Christmas in the Park

For a full schedule of events and more information, visit our Lawson Park Board facebook page.

The City of Lawson’s park facilities are available to groups and citizens to reserve for family gatherings, group parties, picnics, meetings, or other events. Park reservations are on a first-come, first-serve basis and a fee may be required. For additional information or to see if a specific date is available, contact Lawson City Hall.

Come out and enjoy our beautiful parks!

The Lawson City Park is located in the center of town at Pennsylvania and Third Street. This park features a playground, World War 1 Memorial Band Stand, the new Splash Pad, the Rotary Club of Lawson shelter house, a basketball court, picnic tables, a fire pit, concession stand and stage.

The Lakeview Campground and RV Park features a new playground including ADA swings that is open to the public.

The City Lake complex is a 111-acre area that is also open to the public. Features include a walking trail, fishing, kayak dock, disc golf course and more. More info on the lake complex here.

Fitness classes are on hold until Spring 2024.

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Thank you to American Family Insurance - Josh Thomas Agency for your generous sponsorship of the Lawson Park Board! We appreciate your support!

We are accepting 2024 sponsorships now through April 10. See all of the benefits here: tinyurl.com/ParkBoard2024

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Thank you to American Family Insurance - Josh Thomas Agency for your generous sponsorship of the Lawson Park Board! We appreciate your support!

We are accepting 2024 sponsorships now through April 10. See all of the benefits here: tinyurl.com/ParkBoard2024

#morein24 #givemorein24 #playmorein24 #domorein24
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Check out this years annual Park Board shirt and our banner options! All of our sponsors at benefactor level and up will be recognized on our facebook, website, these t-shirts, light pole banners, and more! 

Fill out the sponsorship form online: tinyurl.com/ParkBoard2024
#MoreIn24 #playmorein24 #givemorein24 #DoMoreIn24 
 #WeAreLawson

Check out this year's annual Park Board shirt and our banner options! All of our sponsors at benefactor level and up will be recognized on our facebook, website, these t-shirts, light pole banners, and more!

Fill out the sponsorship form online: tinyurl.com/ParkBoard2024
#morein24 #playmorein24 #givemorein24 #domorein24
#WeAreLawson
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In 2024, the Lawson Park Board will continue providing numerous local events and programs. We are seeking community support to help make this possible! 
Sponsors will be recognized on our facebook, website, annual t-shirts, light pole banners, and more! 

Fill out the sponsorship form online: tinyurl.com/ParkBoard2024
#MoreIn24 #playmorein24 #givemorein24 #DoMoreIn24 
 #WeAreLawson

In 2024, the Lawson Park Board will continue providing numerous local events and programs. We are seeking community support to help make this possible!
Sponsors will be recognized on our facebook, website, annual t-shirts, light pole banners, and more!

Fill out the sponsorship form online: tinyurl.com/ParkBoard2024
#morein24 #playmorein24 #givemorein24 #domorein24
#WeAreLawson
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Happy Valentines Day! On this day of LOVE, we want to share our love for Lawson! We love the City Park, the Lawson Lake, the people, and everything that makes our community special!

What do YOU love about Lawson?

Happy Valentine's Day! On this day of LOVE, we want to share our love for Lawson! We love the City Park, the Lawson Lake, the people, and everything that makes our community special!

What do YOU love about Lawson?
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Check out the banner options for this years Park Board annual sponsors! With any sponsorship over $350, you will receive your choice of banner that will be displayed from June to October in downtown and along D Highway. To learn more about the various sponsorship options and benefits, visit: tinyurl.com/ParkBoard2024

Check out the banner options for this year's Park Board annual sponsors! With any sponsorship over $350, you will receive your choice of banner that will be displayed from June to October in downtown and along D Highway. To learn more about the various sponsorship options and benefits, visit: tinyurl.com/ParkBoard2024 ... See MoreSee Less

1 week ago
In 2024, the Lawson Park Board will continue providing numerous local events and programs like Art/Storytime/Science in the Park and events like the Lawson Picnic, Fall Festival and Christmas in the Park. We are seeking community support to help make this possible! 

As a reminder, we only make ONE ask for the entire year for everything we do in our community, so now is the time to secure your spot as an annual sponsor of the Lawson Park Board. Sponsors will be recognized on our facebook, website, annual t-shirts, light pole banners, and more! 

Fill out our online form: tinyurl.com/ParkBoard2024
#MoreIn24 #playmorein24 #givemorein24 #DoMoreIn24 
 #WeAreLawson

In 2024, the Lawson Park Board will continue providing numerous local events and programs like Art/Storytime/Science in the Park and events like the Lawson Picnic, Fall Festival and Christmas in the Park. We are seeking community support to help make this possible!

As a reminder, we only make ONE ask for the entire year for everything we do in our community, so now is the time to secure your spot as an annual sponsor of the Lawson Park Board. Sponsors will be recognized on our facebook, website, annual t-shirts, light pole banners, and more!

Fill out our online form: tinyurl.com/ParkBoard2024
#morein24 #playmorein24 #givemorein24 #domorein24
#WeAreLawson
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We are now accepting 2024 Park Board Sponsors! Sponsors receive recognition on our annual t-shirts, with lightpole banners throughout town, at our events, on our website and social media, and more! To see our sponsorship options, visit this page and click on the various sponsorship levels on the left side of the page. Sponsorships are due by April 10, 2024 to be included on the t-shirts and to receive a banner.

Thank you to our 2023 Park Board Sponsors for their generous support!

PLATINUM SPONSORS
Lawson Primary Care
Missouri American Water

DIAMOND SPONSORS
Kanning Dental
United Fiber

GOLD SPONSORS
Central Bank of the Midwest
Goppert Bank

SILVER SPONSORS
Edward Jones – Michael Persell
Hidden Valley Golf Course
J&D Storage
Lakeview Designs
Learning Lighthouse Preschool
Platte-Clay Electric Cooperative
Shelter Insurance – Grenda Lewis

BENEFACTOR SPONSORS
American Family Insurance – Josh Thomas
Apex Fitness Club
Beehive Masonic Lodge #393
Candyman
Cates Family
Double C Heating & Cooling
Family Vision Center
Hidden Valley Funeral Homes
J&D Auto Repair
Lawson Assembly of God
Lawson Tax & Accounting
Lawson VFW & Auxiliary
Mayor Greg & Jacque Taylor
Mike’s Lawnmower Shop
Morrow & Sons Lumber
Pointer Family
State Farm agent mitch Briegel
Stems In Bloom
T & R Plumbing and Drain, LLC
United Christian & Presbyterian Church

FRIENDS
Fizer’s Garage
KLM Real Estate Company
Digger Dave
Sloop Family
Representative Terry Thompson
Reece Nichols North Star, Cindy Spicer Sales Team