Clarksville Parks & recreation

2000 Broadway Street, Suite 221, Clarksville, IN 47129

812-283-5313

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Special Events

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

 

MOVIE IN THE PARK - "FROZEN II"

Enjoy an outdoor movie on our inflatable screen at Gateway Park.  Tonight we will be showing Disney's "Frozen II".  All movies are free to attend and the movies will begin at sundown.  Be sure to bring a blanket or chair for seating on the event lawn.  Outside food and drinks are welcome, but concessions will be available for purchase as well.  Sorry, no smoking, pets, or alcohol allowed.

 

Location: Gateway Park - 500 Little League Drive

Date: Friday, May 1

Time: Sundown (Estimated start time: 8:30pm)

Fee: FREE

LE TOUR DE GREENWAY

The parks departments of Clarksville, Jeffersonville, and New Albany invite the public to Le Tour de Greenway, a family-friendly fun walk and bike ride on the Ohio River Greenway.  This event is free and open to all ages. Families and individuals are invited to register online or on the morning of the event. Participants will receive a “passport” with information about the Greenway and locations of fun stops along the way. Each community will have three to four stops with fun family activities such as inflatables, music, food, games, and more!  Click Here to learn more.

 

Location: Ohio River Greenway - Starting points at the Jeffersonville Overlook and the New Albany Amphitheater.

Date: Saturday, May 9th - (Rain Date is Saturday, May 16th)

Time: 9:00am-12:00pm

Fee: FREE

SUMMER KICKOFF PARTY

The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department is kicking off the Summer season with our annual Summer Kickoff Party.  This year it will be held at the Clarksville Cove Family Aquatic Center, and will include special inflatable water slides, an inflatable slip and slide, and more!  The Clarksville Cove pool, water slides, and splash pads will also be open.  Don't forget, all the pool water at Clarksville Cove is heated!

 

Location: Clarksville Cove Family Aquatic Center - 800 S. Clark Boulevard

Date: Saturday, May 22

Time: 5:00pm-9:00pm

Fee: $5.00 Per Person - 2 Years Old and Under are Free

CRUISE IN AND CONCERT

Join us for a night of cool rides and great music.  We are inviting owners of Classic Cars, Muscle Cars, Hot Rods, and others to show off their rides in the Gateway Park parking lot.  After taking a look at all the vehicles, head over to the event lawn for a FREE concert by “The Wulfe Brothers.”  They will be playing some of your favorite tunes from the 50’s, 60’s and beyond. There is no fee to participate in the cruise-in, and the first 150 participants will receive a dash plaque for their ride.  Dock Seafood will also be on hand selling food and drinks.  Be sure to bring a lawn chair for the concert.

 

Location: Gateway Park - 500 Little League Boulevard

Date: Friday, May 29

Time: 5:30pm-8:00pm

Fee: Free

MOVIE IN THE PARK - "STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER"

Enjoy an outdoor movie on our inflatable screen at Gateway Park.  Tonight we will be showing "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker".  All movies are free to attend and the movies will begin at sundown.  Be sure to bring a blanket or chair for seating on the event lawn.  Outside food and drinks are welcome, but concessions will be available for purchase as well.  Sorry, no smoking, pets, or alcohol allowed.

 

Location: Gateway Park - 500 Little League Boulevard

Date: Friday, June 1

Time: Sundown (Estimated start time: 9:00pm)

Fee: Free

COMEDY IN THE PARK

Come and laugh with us at our popular “Comedy in the Park” night.  We will be hosting two professional comedians in the clubhouse of Wooded View Golf Course in Lapping Park.  All jokes will be clean and appropriate for anyone age 12 and up.  Admission is FREE and open to everyone. Food, drinks, and beer will be available for purchase at the Wooded View lounge.  Sorry, no outside food or drinks allowed.

 

Location: Wooded View Golf Course (Lapping Park) - 2404 Greentree North

Date: Friday, June 12

Time: 7:30-9:00pm

Fee: Free

MOVIE IN THE PARK - "Dolittle"

Enjoy an outdoor movie on our inflatable screen at Gateway Park.  Tonight we will be showing "Dolittle" starring Robert Downey Jr.  All movies are free to attend and the movies will begin at sundown.  Be sure to bring a blanket or chair for seating on the event lawn.  Outside food and drinks are welcome, but concessions will be available for purchase as well.  Sorry, no smoking, pets, or alcohol allowed.

 

Location: Gateway Park - 500 Little League Boulevard

Date: Friday, July 3

Time: Sundown (Estimated start time: 9:15pm)

Fee: Free

BINGO FOR KIDS

Who says Bingo is just for adults?  Kids ages 5-12 are invited to join us at the Clarksville Community Center for a night of Bingo fun, and a chance to win prizes.  Each child is allowed one bingo card, and we call numbers at a slow pace so kids can keep up.  Prizes include candy, small toys, etc.  Kids must be accompanied by at least one adult.  This is a FREE event, but kids must be registered in advance.  Adults do not need to be registered, but they must have at least one child registered in order to attend. (Registration Opens May 1st)

 

Location: Clarksville Community Center - 2311 Sam Gwin Drive

Date: Friday, July 24

Time: 6:30-8:00pm

Fee: Free

TOUCH-A-TRUCK

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!After Touch-A-Truck, stick around for our movie in Gateway Park.  We’ll be showing “Jumanji: The Next Level”  beginning at dusk.  Be sure to bring a blanket or lawn chair for the movie!

 

Location: Gateway Park - 500 Little League Boulevard

Date: Friday, August 7

Time: 6:00-8:00pm

Fee: Free

MOVIE IN THE PARK - "JUMANJI: THE NEXT LEVEL"

Enjoy an outdoor movie on our inflatable screen at Gateway Park.  Tonight we will be showing "Jumanji: The Next Level".  All movies are free to attend and the movies will begin at sundown.  Be sure to bring a blanket or chair for seating on the event lawn.  Outside food and drinks are welcome, but concessions will be available for purchase as well.  Sorry, no smoking, pets, or alcohol allowed.

 

Location: Gateway Park - 500 Little League Boulevard

Date: Friday, August 7

Time: Sundown (Estimated start time: 9:00pm)

Fee: Free

COMMUNITY YARD SALE

Join us for the 22nd annual Clarksville Community Yard Sale at Gateway Park! You provide the used goodies and we provide the space and advertising.  $20 gets you two parking spaces in Little League Park’s parking lot (one space for your booth and one space to park a car by your booth).  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 and the event will proceed rain or shine. Participants may set up at 7am - No Early Shoppers will be allowed. (Registration for Booth Spaces Opens May 1st)

 

Location: Gateway Park - 500 Little League Boulevard

Date: Saturday, August 29

Time: 8:00am-12:00pm

Fee: Free to Shop - $20 To Rent a Booth Space

MOVIE IN THE PARK - "PLAYING WITH FIRE"

Enjoy an outdoor movie on our inflatable screen at Gateway Park.  Tonight is will be showing the family-friendly comedy "Playing with Fire".  All movies are free to attend and the movies will begin at sundown.  Be sure to bring a blanket or chair for seating on the event lawn.  Outside food and drinks are welcome, but concessions will be available for purchase as well.  Sorry, no smoking, pets, or alcohol allowed.

 

Location: Gateway Park - 500 Little League Boulevard

Date: Friday, September 4

Time: Sundown (Estimated start time: 8:15pm)

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

2000 Broadway Street, Suite 221, Clarksville, IN 47129

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

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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