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Breakfast with Santa this Saturday with PARA

Who DOESN'T love Christmas?  It's the time of year where everyone is filled with good cheer and gratefulness for making it (almost all the way) through another year! And for those with children young enough to believe in the "magic" of Christmas, PARA has the perfect festivity: Breakfast with Santa!

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Tuscaloosa County PARA Presents the West Alabama Christmas Parade Monday, December 5, 2016

Santa Claus is coming to town--and so is the Tuscaloosa County Parks and Recreation Authority's 2016 West Alabama Christmas Parade!

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PARA Removes Signs Prohibiting Guns From Bobby Miller Activity Center After Attorney General Investigation

Signs posted at the entrance to the Bobby Miller Activity Center prohibiting firearms has been removed after an investigation by the Attorney General determined the notice violated state law.

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Tuscaloosa Park Destroyed By April 27 Tornado Nears Completion

The Tuscaloosa PARA park destroyed in the April 27, 2011 tornado is almost ready to re-open to the public!

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Tuscaloosa PARA to Host Breakfast with the Easter Bunny and Egg Hunt Saturday, March 19, 2016

Here comes Peter Cottontail--PARA is hosting Breakfast with the Easter Bunny Saturday, March 19 with the help of Buffalo Rock-Pepsi, Chick-fil-A South, and Piggly Wiggly!

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When is the 2015 West Alabama Christmas Parade?

'Tis the season! Tuscaloosa PARA's West Alabama Christmas Parade will be held Monday, December 7, 2015. 

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What’s The Best Plan For Paddling Hurricane Creek?

I want to plan a canoe trip on Hurricane Creek but need a little help.

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Rent Paddle Boards, Canoes & Kayaks on Lake Tuscaloosa from PARA

Here's a new way to have fun in the sun on Lake Tuscaloosa, rent a paddle board, canoe or kayak! Starting Friday and running all summer, Tuscaloosa County Park & Recreation Authority will offer the rentals at the Phelps Center/Rock Quarry Boat Landing.

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Hurricane Creek Parking Lot Near Completion

I live near Hurricane Creek on Hwy 216. I can't wait to see the parking lot improvements that should be complete by March 15th. 

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New Slide Coming to Snow Hinton Park to Set Record

Are you afraid of heights? Then don't climb the slide coming to Snow Hinton park in August!

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