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. 

Are you interested in hosting an event in a Parks & Recreation facility or park? Find facility rental information here. For hosting an event in a City park, contact the Parks & Recreation Main Office at 573.339.6340. Find more information on City parks here

COMING UP!

Bike To Work & School Day - May 6th, 2022
Red House Heritage Day - May 21st, 2022
Cape Splash Opening Day! - May 28th, 2022
Global Running Day - June 1st, 2022
International Yoga Day Celebration - June 18th, 2022
Youth Catch & Release - June 18th, 2022
World's Largest Swim Lesson - June 23rd, 2022
Great American 4th of July - July 4, 2022
Parks & Rec Day - July 6th, 2022
Movies in the Park - July 22nd & July 29th 2022
Corporate Games - September 18th- September 30th, 2022
Touch A Truck -September 2022
Doggy Swim Day - September 24th, 2022
Halloween Hoopla - October 2022
Pumpkin Dive - October2022
Haunted Hall of Horror -October 2022
Spaghetti Day - November 2022
Fall Family Festival - November 2022


  • Contact Info
  • 410 Kiwanis Drive
    Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
  • Telephone 573.339.6340
  • Email [email protected]
  • Rainout Line 573.975.1024
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