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Special Events

Our list of special events is updated seasonally.  Some special events require pre-registration, so be sure to read the event description closely.

 

MOVIES IN THE PARK

Going to the movies is fun, but going to the movies under the stars is even better!  Join us in Gateway Park on the first Friday of each month (May-October), as we show great family flicks.  All movies begin at dusk and admission is FREE for everyone.  Be sure to bring a lawn chair or blanket for seating.  Coolers are welcome, but no smoking, alcohol, pets, bicycles, or skateboard are allowed in the park.

 

2018 Movie Schedule:

  • "Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle" - Friday, July 6th
  • "Cars 3" - Friday, August 3rd
  • "Paddington 2" - Friday, September 7
  • "Coco" - Friday, October 5th

 

Location: Gateway Park - 500 Little League Boulevard, Clarksville, IN

Time: All Movies Begin at Dusk

Fee: FREE

COMEDY IN THE PARK

Laughter is the best medicine!  Come and laugh with us at our second-annual  “Comedy in the Park” night.  We will be hosting two professional comedians on the event lawn at Gateway Park.  All jokes will be clean and centered around family and married life.  The comedians say their acts can be enjoyed by anyone age 12 and up.  Admission is FREE and open to everyone.  Be sure to bring a blanket or lawn chair for this night of laughs!  Snacks will be available for purchase, and coolers are welcome.  Sorry, no smoking, alcohol, or pets are allowed in the park.  Comedian Joe Deuce will perform from 7:00-7:30pm, followed by Mike Armstrong from 7:30-8:30pm.

 

Location: Gateway Park - 500 Little League Boulevard, Clarksville, IN

Date: Friday, June 15th

Time: 7:00-8:30pm

Fee: FREE

FAMILY BINGO NIGHT

Families are invited to join us for a little spirited bingo competition.  We will be playing bingo at the Clarksville Community Center, and giving you a chance to win a prize.  Families can compete individually or as a group.  One bingo card per person.  All children ages 17 & under must be accompanied by an adult.  This event is free, but pre-registration is required, and space is limited!

 

Location: Clarksville Community Center - 2311 Sam Gwin Drive, Clarksville, IN

Date: Friday, July 20th - (Register by July 13th)

Time: 7:00-8:30pm

Fee: FREE

BACK TO SCHOOL BEACH BASH

Today we will celebrate one of the final weekends of summer for area kids at Clarksville Cove!  Join us at this special Caribbean themed event from 2:00-5:00pm.  The bash will feature a live steel drum band, beach themed games and activities on the Cove Lawn, and a splash contest!  Win prizes and have a blast!  All activities are FREE with purchase of regular admission to the Clarksville Cove Family Aquatic Center.  General admission is $7.00 for kids and adults.

 

Location: Clarksville Cove - 800 S. Clark Boulevard, Clarksville, IN

Date: Friday, July 28th

Time: 2:00-5:00pm

Fee: FREE - With Purchase of General Admission Day Pass

TOUCH-A-TRUCK AND MOVIE NIGHT

When you were a kid, did you ever see a cool truck on the road and wish you could get behind the wheel?  Your children will have the chance to do just that at our annual kids’ Touch-A-Truck event at Gateway Park.  Children will be able to get up close and personal with the cool trucks and construction equipment they see on the road everyday.  Vehicles include police cruisers, fire trucks, construction equipment, limousines, box trucks, and much more!  No registration is required for this FREE event.  After Touch-A-Truck, stick around for our movie in Gateway Park.  We’ll be showing Disney Pixar's “Cars 3” beginning at dusk.  Be sure to bring a blanket or lawn chair for the movie!  Snacks will be available for purchase.  Coolers are welcome, but smoking, pets, alcohol, and bikes are not allowed in the park.

 

Location: Gateway Park - 500 Little League Boulevard, Clarksville, IN

Date: Friday, August 3rd

Time: 6:00-8:00pm (Movie Begins at Dusk)

Fee: FREE

COMMUNITY YARD SALE

 Join us for the 20th annual Clarksville Community Yard Sale at Gateway Park!  We will have more than 60 vendors selling their treasures at this event.  Admission is FREE for shoppers!  If you want to sell your treasures at this event, we can do that too!  You provide the used goodies and we provide the space and advertising.  $20 gets you 2 parking spaces in Little League Park’s parking lot (one space for your booth and one space to park a car behind your booth).  There is a $10 late fee for registrations made after deadline. Vendors may purchase more than one space.  If you would like to be close to another vendor, please register together.  Food vendors or commercial vendors not permitted.  Tables and chairs not provided. Event will proceed Rain or shine.  Set up begins at 7am.

 

Location: Gateway Park - 500 Little League Boulevard, Clarksville, IN

Date: Saturday, August 25th

Time: 8:00am-1:00pm

Fee: FREE for Shoppers - $20 for Sellers (Register by August 17th)

2000 Broadway Street, Suite 221, Clarksville, IN 47129  |  (812) 283-5313  |  info@clarksvilleparks.com

2000 Broadway Street, Suite 221, Clarksville, IN 47129

(812) 283-5313 | info@clarksvilleparks.com

2000 Broadway Street, Suite 221, Clarksville, IN 47129

(812) 283-5313  |  info@clarksvilleparks.com

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MOVIES IN THE PARK

Going to the movies is fun, but going to the movies under the stars is even better!  Join us in Gateway Park on the first Friday of each month (May-October), as we show great family flicks.  All movies begin at dusk and admission is FREE for everyone.  Be sure to bring a lawn chair or blanket for seating.  Coolers are welcome, but no smoking, alcohol, pets, bicycles, or skateboard are allowed in the park.

 

2018 Movie Schedule:

  • "Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle" Friday, July 6th
  • "Cars 3"                                          Friday, August 3rd
  • "Paddington 2"                              Friday, September 7
  • "Coco"                                             Friday, October 5th

 

Location: Gateway Park - 500 Little League Boulevard, Clarksville, IN

Time: All Movies Begin at Dusk

Fee: FREE

2000 Broadway Street, Suite 221

Clarksville, IN 47129

(812) 283-5313

info@clarksvilleparks.com

2000 Broadway Street, Suite 221

Clarksville, IN 47129

(812) 283-5313

info@clarksvilleparks.com