Special Events

The Parks and Recreation Department oversees a variety of special events throughout the year including:
  • Halloween Event
  • Kids Fishing Tournament
  • Senior lunches - yahtzee and bingo
  • North County Gala Dance
  • Neighborhood Summer Movies
  • Fourth of July Festival
  • Volksmarch Walks
  • Easter Egg Hunts
  • Rabies Clinic
  • Candy Cane Hunt
  • Holiday Home Decorating Contest
  • Earth Day

Upcoming Special Events

Ferguson Fourth of July Festival

“Ferguson Celebrates “Fairytale Friends”. Enjoy the parade, opening ceremonies, a plethora of unique vendors, games, and other fun activities. Cap off the evening with a fireworks display planned for 9:15 pm in January-Wabash Park. 

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Schedule of Events

Date: Saturday, July 4th
Time: 10 am - 9:15pm
Location: January-Wabash Memorial Park
Fee: Free

4th of July Booth Application 
4th of July Parade Application
 4th of July Youth Achievement Award Application
Kid's Fishing Tournament
The 30th annual Kid’s Fishing Tournament will be held at the January-Wabash Lake. There will be 2 age divisions 10 years old and under or 11-16 years old. Awards will be awarded for heaviest stringer and largest fish in each age division. All participants receive a bag of goodies and a certificate of participation.
Ages: 5-14
Date: Saturday, September 12th
Times: 8am-12pm
Location: January-Wabash Park
Fee: $3/Resident; $5/Non-Resident