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. 
Schedule of Events Coming Soon!
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 ~Coming Soon~
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