Summer 2016 Party in the Park schedule announced

Connect with friends, family and neighbors this summer at Party in the Park. The 2016 season begins Thursday, June 2 at Glendale Park, located at 1250 E. Jefferson Street. The fun begins at 6:30 p.m. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets and enjoy live music by Old Capital String Band, games, arts and crafts, and frozen treats. 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 joyce-carroll@iowa-city.org or 319-356-5100, or Marcia Bollinger, Neighborhood Outreach Planner, at marcia-bollinger@iowa-city.org or 319-356-5237.

2016 Party in the Park events:

JUNE

6/2/16         
Glendale Park   —  1250 E. Jefferson Street         
Entertainment: Old Capitol String Band

6/9/16
Tower Court Park  —  1124 Tower Court               
Entertainment: Nancita!

6/16/16
Reno Park  —  516 Reno Street 
Entertainment: Bob & Kristie Black

6/23/16       
Fairmeadows Park  —  2500 Miami Drive
Entertainment: Mike Haverkamp

6/30/16       
Creekside Park  —  1858 7th Avenue Court          
Entertainment: Cedar Creek Cobras

JULY

7/7/16         
Willow Creek Park  —  1117 Teg Drive
Entertainment: Ron Hillis

7/14/16
Court Hill Park  —  2825 Friendship Street
Entertainment: Loren & Margaret Brumm

7/21/16 
Wetherby Park  —  2400 Taylor Drive
Entertainment: Pennies on the Rail

7/28/16       
Oak Grove Park  —  700 Page Street
Entertainment: Larry  Mossman & Peter Rolnick

AUGUST

8/4/16         
Highland Park  —  Highland Avenue & Keokuk Street
Entertainment: Marc & Brandi Janssen

8/11/16       
Mercer Park  —  2701 Bradford Drive
Entertainment: Kalimbaman & the Yahoo Drummers

Date of publication

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

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