Come join Palisade Recreation to help youngsters and their families wrap up summer with the first annual “Back to School Beach Party,” Tristan Hiraishi, Palisade recreation summer intern, announced.

The Beach Party will be held on Friday, August 1st, 5 to 9 p.m. at the Palisade Pool/Peach Bowl Park, 567 W. 5th St.

The fun will include games, swimming, door prizes, pizza and other goodies to eat, Hiraishi said.  Prizes will include day passes to the 2014 Peach Festival, a 2015 punch pass for the Palisade pool, and other great give-a-ways. “It is a great event for kids,” he said. All ages: $5 at the door, $3 in advance, and $1 off admission for all season pass holders. Pre-register by Tuesday, July 29, to get advanced discount price. To pre-register for the event, contact Palisade Recreation at 464-5602. For more information about Palisade Recreation programs and events, please contact Sarah Brooks at  or 970-464-5602.