Special Events

Member Registration begins May 11, 2021

Non-Member Registration begins May 14, 2021

Register for programs online

Obtain a printable copy of the brochure!

• All SUNDAYS in the summer (May 28—Sept 5)
• MEMORIAL DAY: Monday, May 31
• 4th of JULY—Sunday, July 4
• LABOR DAY—Monday, September 6

4th of July
Plan to spend the July 4th holiday right here in Burlington! Enjoy a cool dip at the outdoor pool from 1-5pm. Veterans and seniors (55 years and over) will be given free admission! All other patrons will receive $1.00 off regular admission! There will be a fireworks display at dusk at Kelley Park. Additional activities are pending.

4th of July Decorating Contest
Hail to the Red, White and Blue! Burlington Promotions is sponsoring a decorating contest this summer so show your pride by decorating your home or business.

Let’s all pull together to show our American spirit!

Judging will take place on July 1. To register to have your home or business judged, complete a registration form which is available at BRC. Cash prizes will be given for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places in each category: Home and Business

Burlington/New Strawn City-Wide Garage Sale
Extensive advertising is done for this huge sale, so please register early! Your $5 fee helps defray the cost of advertising and puts your individual sale on the main garage sale map for all to see! Plan NOW to be a part of one of Burlington’s busiest days, co-sponsored by Burlington Promotions and BRC!

Saturday, August 7
DEADLINE: Monday, August 2 @ 5pm

3rd Annual BRC Triathlon
Be sure to mark Saturday, August 14 on your calendar! Swim, bike and run as an individual or get a team of three together and enter the team triathlon. Coffey County Circuit participants can get 3 points if they enter one of the individual triathlons. Team participants get one point. Triathlon will be held on Saturday, August 14! Registration begins at 7:30am.

• Team division must be 3 members who each perform 1/3 of race.
• Lightning or threat of severe weather postpones/cancels event. NO REFUNDS
• Postponement Date will be Aug 21
• All bikers must wear approved helmet for ride

• Ages 14+ ONLY for all events

Xtreme Division: Starts @ 8am
Swim (500m), bike (12 miles), run (3.2miles)

Fun Division: Starts @ 8:30am
Swim(300m), bike(6 miles), run (3.2miles)

Team Division: Starts @ 9:00am
Swim(400m), bike(8miles), run (3.2 miles)

Saturday, August 14
$30 Indiv (includes T-shirt if registered by July 30)
$60 Team (includes T-shirt if registered by July 30)
Ages 14+
Registration begins at 7:30am.

OK KIDS, Sept 10-12, 2021
How about some great outdoor family fun right here in your back yard?! Mark your calendar for the annual OK Kids event! Look for a detailed itinerary of activities soon! A wide variety of outdoor activities are being planned, including: camping, fishing, archery, air rifle, trap shooting, canoeing, ropes

challenge, camp fire activities and MORE! Check out the OK kids website at www.okkidscc.com!

Dig deep and find your best “crap” & bring it to the Old 75 Crap Fare. Garage sale items, flea market items, re-purposed items, new & used—anything goes at this “outside crap fare.” Food will be available @ Vintage Sisters.
Bake sale items are allowed but no other concession stands will be taken. Reserve a parking space for $5 to display your goods at BRC to participate in this sale.
Saturday, June 12
Limit: 50 spaces
Fee: $5/space