The Community Services Department organizes and runs special events and celebrations, helps connect local organizations with each other and the Town, manages public relations, and provides a variety of recreational activities for both residents and visitors.

Parks/Recreation areas:

Current Events

Event Date Time Location
Christmas Tree Lighting December 1 6:00 p.m. Jack Barker Memorial Park (next to Pinetop-Lakeside Library)
Christmas Day December 25 all day All Town offices closed
New Years Day January 1 all day All Town offices closed
WinterFest January 20 all day Mountain Meadows Recreation Complex
Game & Fish: Condors March 3 White Mountain Nature Center
Summit Murder Mystery Dinner March 3 TBA
Chamber of Commerce Putt Putt Golf Tournament March 4 Various locations
Youth Basketball Skills Tournament March 10 Various locations
Sheriff’s Posse Ride March 14 8:00 a.m. Lakeside Post Office

See our full event calendar here.

Annual Events in Pinetop-Lakeside:

For a list of annual events held in and around Pinetop-Lakeside, click here.

Online Activity Registration:

Adult Basketball League Registration (Registrations currently CLOSED)
Adult Softball League Registration (Registrations currently OPEN)
Adult Sports Liability Waiver (All individual members of adult teams must complete a waiver, or that team will not be allowed to play!)

Cool Running 10K and 2-mile Fun Run  (Registrations currently CLOSED)

Decorated Egg Contest, ages 1 – 11 (Registrations currently CLOSED)
Youth Basketball Skills Program (Registrations currently OPEN)

Trunk-or-Treat Trunk Registration (Registrations currently CLOSED)

Other Fun Things To Do:

White Mountain Disc Golf 
Tracks Trails
White Mountain Nature Center