Benton Hill Park, located at Benton Street and Miller Avenue, will be the host site of Party in the Park on Thursday, June 18. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets and join other neighbors from 6:30 to 8 p.m. for live music by Bluestem Trio, as well as games, arts and crafts, and ice cream. This is a no-fee event and is open to the public. 

Party in the Park is sponsored by the City of Iowa City's Parks and Recreation Department and the Neighborhood Outreach Division. A party will be scheduled in a different Iowa City park each week through Thursday, Aug. 6, giving 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.

Date of publication

Monday, June 15, 2015