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!

Breakfast with Santa - December 14, 2019
Calls From Santa - December 17-19, 2019
Flashlight Candy Cane Hunt - December 20, 2019
Cardinals Caravan - January 2020
Celebration of Youth Sports Awards Banquet - January 24, 2020
Super Kids Race Day - February 2020
ValenTEEN Dance - February 2020
Father Daughter Dance - February 2020
Mother Son Game Night - February 2020
PLAY CAPE! Saturday - 2020
Health & Wellness Expo - 2020
Friends of the Park Day - April 2020
Bike To Work & School Day - May 2020
National Senior Health & Fitness Day - May 2020
Global Running Day - June 2020
Youth Catch & Release - June 2020
Great American 4th of July - July 4, 2020
Parks & Rec Day - July 2020
Movies in the Park - Coming summer 2020
Adult Kickball Tournament - Coming 2020
Corporate Games - September 2020
Touch A Truck - September 2020
Halloween Hoopla - October 2020
Haunted Hall of Horror - October 2020
Fall Family Festival - November 2020


  • 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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