Thursday, August 3, 2017 -
5:30pm to 8:00pm
Party In the Park- Wetherby Park

Connect with friends, family and neighbors this summer at Party in the Park. The fun begins at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017 at Wetherby Park, 2400 Taylor Street, with a special performance by the Eulenspiegel Puppet Theater before the Party in the Park begins at 6:30 p.m. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets and enjoy live music by Suzanne Wedeking, games, arts and crafts, and frozen treats. The Iowa City Public Library Bookmobile will also be on hand, as well as representatives from various City departments who will share information about their areas of expertise. Party in the Park is a no-fee event and is open to the public. Check out the full schedule of events below.

Sponsored by the City of Iowa City’s Parks and Recreation Department and the Neighborhood Outreach Division, Party in the Park gives residents a chance to enjoy their summer evenings outdoors with friends and family while exploring the City’s many beautiful natural spaces and neighborhoods.

For more information, contact Joyce Carroll, Parks and Recreation Department Arts Supervisor, at or 319-356-5100, or Marcia Bollinger, Neighborhood Outreach Planner, at or 319-356-5237.

2017 Party in the Park events:


Wetherby Park — 2400 Taylor Street
Entertainment: Suzanne Wedeking
Eulenspiegel Puppet Theater performance at 5:30 p.m.

S. Hickory Hill Park — 1439 E. Bloomington Street
Entertainment: The Fritters

College Green Park — 600 College Street
Entertainment: Mitch McAndrew

Brookland Park — 550 Greenwood Drive
Entertainment: Bob and Kristie Black


Wetherby Park
2400 Taylor Street
Iowa City, IA

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