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Posted on: March 28, 2017

[ARCHIVED] 2017 City-wide Special Events

The Leisure Services Department invites you to join us for the following FREE City-wide Special Events. See list below:


Saturday, May 27th - Marshall Island Constitutional Day at Flora Park, noon to 3 pm.


Saturday, June 10th - LGBTQ+ Pride Picnic, 4 to 6 pm (NOTE:  Site to be determined).


Wednesday, June 14th - Open House at all Playground Exploration programs.


Saturday, June 17th - Juneteenth Celebration at Comiskey Park, 11 am to 2 pm.


Tuesday, June 20th - Movie at Comiskey Park (approximately shown at 8:30 pm).


Wednesday, June 21st - Water Carnival at Sutton Pool.  A variety of races for ages 5-14.  Events begin at 6:30 pm.  (NOTE:  Sutton Pool swimming pool will be closed for Open Swimming due to this event.)


Thursday, June 29th - Independence Day Kids' Parade at Comiskey Park.  Preparations begin at 9:30 am, with parade to follow.


Tuesday, July 11th - Movie at Comiskey Park (approximately shown at 8:30 pm).


Wednesday, July 12th - City-wide Playground Carnival at Allison-Henderson Park, 6-8 pm.  Fun-filled evening for all ages.  A variety of games and prizes throughout the evening.  (NOTE:  If attending this event, you will need a minimal amount of money for carnival game participation.)


Wednesday, July 19th - Water Carnival at Flora Pool.  A variety of races for ages 5-14.  Events begin at 6:30 pm.  (NOTE:  Flora Pool swimming pool will be closed for Open Swimming due to this event.)


Wednesday, July 26th - City-wide Dodgeball Tournament at Allison-Henderson Park for ages 8-14.  Tourney begins at 6:30 pm.  Sign-up at your neighborhood park.


Tuesday, August 1st - National Night Out at Comiskey Park, 6 to 8 pm.


Tuesday, August 1st - Movie at Comiskey Park (approximately shown at 8:30 pm).


Saturday, August 5th - Port of Dubuque Marina 4th Annual Lighted Boat Parade (to begin at approximately 9 pm).


Saturday, August 12th - India Independence Day at Steeple Square, noon to 2 pm.


If you have any questions regarding our City-wide Special Events, please contact the Leisure Services Department at 563-589-4263 or email us at parkrec@cityofdubuque.org.

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