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Upcoming Special Events
Special Events 2014 for Residents and Non-Residents       
  • Lions Community Fair: August 21 - 24 at Norman Myers Park. Time Varies. 
  • Fall Adult Co-ed Softball Leagues: Tuesdays Aug. 26th from 6-10 pm at Legion Park
  • Food Truck Friday: September 19th from 4:30 - 7:30 pm at 2512 Woodson Road
  • City of Overland Fall Cleanup: October 18th from 8 am - Noon at Legion Park (Overland Residents Only)
  • Fall Arts and Craft Fair: November 22 from 9 am - 4 pm at the Overland Community Center
  • Fairmount Park Racetrack: CANCELLED

            **Each Special Event May or May Not Require Pr-Registration. Please call the Overland Community Center for more information, 314-428-0490**


Lions Community Fair

Don’t miss the 75th Annual Lions Fair This August! This year volunteers will once again transform Norman Myers Park into a fun filled carnival extravaganza that will run from Thursday August 21st through Sunday August 24th. The Overland Lions Fair has been a tradition for generations.  It’s known for a wide array of carnival rides and games for all ages and this year will be no exception.   This year's Fair will again have arm bands for unlimited rides available on Thursday evening (5pm - 9pm), Saturday (Noon – 5pm) and Sunday (12-5pm).  

Great nightly music is another irresistible fixture at the fair so many look forward to.  This year ‘Touch of Class’ will open the fair on Thursday, Grand Illusion (Friday) and Hush (on Saturday) will rock us all and White Noise will close the fair with us on Sunday. In honor of our 75th Anniversary, the Overland Lions Fair will hold their first parade!  On Saturday the parade will leave the Overland Lions Hall on Lackland at 11am and will end at the fair grounds to open the fair.  Want to be a part of it?  Let the Lions know, we’d love to have you.

We hope to see you all at the fair this year!   If you want to be part of their 75th Charity Fair as a supporting sponsor, by being in the parade or car show, joining in as a vendor, or by helping out as a volunteer you can ask a Lion, visit www.overlandlions.com or call (314) 429-2870.


Fall Adult Co-Ed Softball Leagues - NOW FORMING!

The City of Overland will offer an 8 game Co-Ed Adult Softball Leagues Tuesday Nights at Legion Park for a cost of $375.00 per team. All leagues will be recreational and if time and weather permit will include playoffs. League play is set to start on August 26, 2014. Registration will be accepted July 15, 2014 through August 22, 2014 at the Overland Community Center, 9225 Lackland Road, during normal business hours. To reserve you spot in our upcoming leagues a 50% deposit or full payment is required along with a completed registration form. All remaining league fees must be paid before your second game. To obtain more information, please call 314-428-0490 


Food Trucks are coming to downtown Overland on September 19, 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. at 25112 Woodson Road, Overland, MO 63114. Join your family, friends, and neighbors to experience the hottest trend in dining out. Featured trucks are Smoke N Motion, Yo! Salsa, and Vincent Van Doughnut.


City of Overland Fall Clean-up:
It’s clean up time and the City of Overland is here to help its fellow residents with the Annual Fall Clean Up! This event is open to all Overland residents and an Overland identification will be required to par-take in this event. There is a limit of one (1) vehicle per family (sorry no box trucks allowed). The "Fall Clean Up" will begin on Saturday October 18, 2014 from 8 am - Noon at Legion Park (On West Milton, behind Legion Park).

Items that will be accepted are the following: scrap iron or steel, brush and tree limbs, appliances, dried paint or paint absorbed in kitty litter, and small junk items. Some items that will NOT be accepted are the following: electronics, hazardous materials and car parts. Trolling for Trash will be available for those who are disabled and need help, but sign up early because spaces are limited. Volunteers are needed to help with this event. Volunteer Applications are available at Overland City Hall. For more information or questions about this event, please contact Overland City Hall at 314-428-4321 during normal business hours.


City of Overland Fall Arts and Craft Fair:

Sponsored by the Overland Community Center, this event will be held on Nov. 22, 2014 at the Overland Community Center located at 9225 Lackland Road, St Louis, MO 63114 from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. This fall craft fair will feature hand-made items or items of a craft nature. A food concession will be available to customers and all vendors between the hours of 11:30 am and 2:00 pm. Vendor applications are available at the Overland Community Center. Residents of Overland may start registering on September 23, 2014 and all Non-Overland Residents may start registering start October 7, 2014. The registration deadline is Nov. 20, 2014 and the cost for the first table, whether it is one 8 foot rectangular table or one 60" round table with 2 chairs, is $30. Any additional table after the purchase of the first table is $10 at table or you can save and buy 4 tables for $50.00 for the same vendor. For more information or to request an application, contact the Overland Community Center at 314-428-049.

Fall Arts & Craft Fair Flyer and Application

Fairmount Park Racetrack Day Trip-CANCELLED

Due to low enrollment, we decided to cancel our trip to Fairmount Park Racetrack. We apologize for any convenience this may have caused you.

Overland Farmer’s Market

 The Overland Farmer's Market, located on the 2500 block of Woodson Road, will be open from 8 am - 12:30 pm every Saturday in the months of May thru October. The Overland Farmer's Market is your local stop to locally grown seasonal produce, homemade bread and sweet rolls, entertainment and special events. For more information, please go to www.overlandfarmersmarket.com. 

Renting Rooms for the Holidays:

 Don’t feel like having a holiday party at your house? Stressed about not having enough space for your party? Then rent one or more of our spacious rooms at the Overland Community Center! Looking for an affordable banquet hall for a wedding reception or a Sweet 16, we have unbeatable prices. For more information on reserving your room or hall today, please call 314-428-0490.

Give the Gift of

Looking for a great gift idea that can be used unlimited times for an entire year? You can get a gift certificate for any amount and it may be used towards any of our fitness classes, membership fees, facility rentals, or park rentals. For more information, please call (314) 428-0490. Click here for a copy of the:

Give the Gift of Fitness Flyer

Join Our Overland Team Today

The Overland Parks and Recreation Department is always looking for talented individuals to teach classes, volunteer at events and/or share ideas with us. If you would like to see a particular class offered, need community service hours, would like to teach a class, or would like more information on what we have to offer, call us at 314-428-0490

CITY HALL   9119 Lackland Rd.   Overland, MO 63114   Ph: (314) 428-4321