Special Events

The City of Cape Girardeau Parks & Recreation Department offers over 40 special events throughout the year. Events are held in various community centers, parks and aquatic facilities. For more information about a special event, contact the Parks & Recreation Department at 573.339.6340, or consult the PLAY CAPE! Program Guide for the latest info!

COMING UP!

Movies in the Park - In July & August!
Touch A Truck - September 26, 2020
Adult Kickball Tournament - October 11, 2020
Haunted Hall of Horror - October 2020
Halloween Hoopla - October 23, 2020
Fall Family Festival - November 22, 2020
Flashlight Candy Cane Hunt - December 11, 2020
Breakfast with Santa - December 12, 2020
Cardinals Caravan - January 2021
Celebration of Youth Sports Awards Banquet - January 22, 2021
Super Kids Race Day - February 2021
ValenTEEN Dance - February 2021
Father Daughter Dance - February 2021
Mother Son Game Night - February 2021
Health & Wellness Expo - March 2021
PLAY CAPE! Saturday - March 2021
Bike To Work & School Day - May 2021
Friends of the Park Day - April 2021
National Senior Health & Fitness Day - May 2021
Global Running Day - June 2021
Youth Catch & Release - June 2021
Great American 4th of July - 2020 Event Postponed
Parks & Rec Day - 2020 Event Postponed
Corporate Games - 2020 Event Canceled


  • Contact Info
  • 410 Kiwanis Drive
    Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
  • Telephone 573.339.6340
  • Email parks@cityofcape.org
  • Rainout Line 573.975.1024
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