Festivals & Fairs

City of Pittsburg July 4th Celebration

 

VENDOR INFORMATION

 Vendor Type Information Price Deadline
 Arts & CraftsLetter | Application $50.00 + $5.00 For Electric June 15, 2019
 FoodLetter |Application $90.00 Per Space June 15, 2019
 Beverage OnlyLetter| Application $50.00 Per Space June 15, 2019

Online registration is currently open!

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JULY 3RD SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

This schedule has been edited to reflect a location change for the Baby Contest (moved to Shelter #3 due to lack of shade at the band dome). 

TIMEEVENTLOCATION
4:00 pm – 7:00 pmFarmers’ Market Open – LIVE ENTERTAINMENTFarmers’ Market Pavilion, 119 E. 11th St., Downtown Pittsburg
5:00 – 8:00 PMKIDDIELAND OPENKiddieland Amusement Park
$1.00 Per Single Ticket | $10.00 Per Punch Card (12 tickets)
Single tickets and punch cards available!
All rides, except train, require a single (1) ticket. Train rides are two (2) tickets per rider.
5:00 PM – DUSKARTS, CRAFTS & FOOD VENDORSLincoln Park
6:30 PMBABY CONTESTLincoln Park Shelter #3
Baby Contest Info:

  • For boys and girls, 6-24 months
7:00 PMFirecracker 5KLincoln Center
5K info:

  • Preregistration: $15.00, Day of Event: $20.00.
  • First 50 runners registered will receive a free t-shirt!

 

 

JULY 4TH SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

TIMEEVENTLOCATION
8:00 AM – DUSKARTS, CRAFTS & FOOD VENDORSLincoln Park
8:30 AM – 10:30 AMFISHING DERBYLincoln Park Pond 
Info:

Thank you to our generous sponsors Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks.

  • No pre-registration required; all participants will register and pay the day of the event.
  • Meet by the pond by the tennis courts in Lincoln Park/Four Oaks Golf Course.
  • Fee: $4.00 for Adults | $2.00 for Youth (Under 16)
  • Categories: Most Fish & Largest Fish in Adult and Youth Divisions
  • Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in all divisions
  • Don’t forget to bring your own fishing pole, bait and chair! 
9:00 AMROLLIN’ NOSTALGIA
CAR SHOW
McNally Drive – Don Gutteridge
Sports Complex
Info:

9:00 AMBICYCLE RIDE
Sponsored By
Tailwind Cyclist
Meet at Lincoln Center, 710 W. 9th 
Ride Details:

  • Two ride distance options available: 10 miles OR 30 miles
  • Maps will be provided. 
  • Ride is unsupported meaning there is no one to call for help. Helmets are mandatory.
  • Riders should bring at least 1 water bottle.

For more information, contact Roger Lomshek at Tailwind Cyclist 620-231-2212.

9:30 AM – 8:00 PMRC AIRPLANE DEMOS1/2 Mile West & 1 Mile North Of Pittsburg Municipal Airport
Info:

10:00 AM – 11:30 AMZUMBATHONLincoln Center
710 W. 9th Street
Info:

  • Come shake, move and celebrate Independence Day with the Pittsburg Zumberas!
  • Pre-registration encouraged but participants can sign up on the day of the event!
  • Entry is just $5.00 per person.
  • Pre-register online now! Keyword Search: “PARTY”
    OR
  • Register in person at 710 W. 9th
    OR
  • Call the PPRD offices at 620-231-8310.
10:00 AMPRIDE OF PETS DOG SHOW
Sponsored by
Pureluxe Pet Foods
Lincoln Park,
Pavilion #3
Thank you to our event sponsor Pureluxe Pet Foods for making this event happen!
Pureluxe Pet Foods is now available at Clawpaws Pet Shop, 1314 E. 4th Street.
Pure ingredients, luxurious results!

Is your dog the cutest or most patriotic July 4th dog? 

Be sure to join us for the Pride Of Pets Dog Show on Thursday, July 4th.

  • Event Location: Lincoln Park, Pavilion #3
  • Registration: Pre-registration highly encouraged by calling Pittsburg Parks & Recreation at 620-231-8310 or stopping by 710 W. 9th Street. Day of registration also available on the day of the event until 9:30am.
  • Fee: $2.00 Per Category/$5.00 For 3 Categories
  • Categories: Biggest, Smallest, Most Patriotic, Best Trick, Most Adorable, Most Obedient
  • Prizes: 1st -3rd place prizes will be awarded in each category.

*Best of Show Award – The 1st place winner of each category will compete and will be selected by crowd applause.*

10:00 AM – 8:00 PMKIDDIELAND OPENKiddieland Amusement Park
11:00 AMAMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL ALL AMERICAN CLASSICJaycee Ballpark
11:30 AMMOCK BATTLEWest Of The
J.J. Richards Band Dome
Info:

  • Presented by the 772nd National Guard Unit
  • SAFETY NOTE: Patrons may NOT pick up shells following the event, please remain behind the barricade line.
1:00 PMRICHARD RENNER, THE VODVILL KLOWNLincoln Park Pavilion #3
1:00 PMBOCCE TOURNAMENTLincoln Park,
Bocce Courts
Info:

  • Pre-registration highly recommended through the PPRD offices at 710 W. 9th or via phone at 620-231-8310.
  • Day Of Registration – Register By 12:30 PM At The Info Booth, Lincoln Park Pavilion #3
  • Fee: $10.00 Per 2 Person Team
1:00 PM – 5:00 PMLIVE ENTERTAINMENTLincoln Park,
Pavilion #1
Join us for live music by:

  • Ashley Duncan (1:00 pm – 2:30 pm)
  • Wayward Bettys (3:00 pm – 4:30 pm)
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM$1 SWIM DAYPittsburg Aquatic Center, 708 W. 9th Street
Info:

  • Let FREEDOM ring! Celebrate Independence Day at the Pittsburg Aquatic Center! 
  • On this day, admission for each person is just $1.00! 
  • Anyone under the age of 3 is FREE! 
1:30 PMFREE YOUTH DISC GOLF CLINICLincoln Park Disc Golf Course
Info:

Open to kids 17 and under. Participants meet near west side of Lincoln Center.

1:00 PM – 5:00 PMLIVE ENTERTAINMENTLincoln Park Pavilion #1
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM$1 SWIM DAYPittsburg Aquatic Center
Info:

Kids under 3 years = FREE | All others only $1.00.

2:00 PMFREE YOUTH FREEDOM FLING DISC GOLF TOURNAMENTLincoln Park Disc Golf Course
Info:

Open to kids 17 and under. Participants meet west of Lincoln Center.

6:00 PM – 10:00 PMLIVE ENTERTAINMENTJ.J. Richards Band Dome
Live music by:

  • Kansas City Big Show Dueling Pianos (6:00 pm – 7:45 pm)
  • Country music singer/songwriter Tim Nowell (8:30 pm – 10:00 pm)
10:00 PMFIREWORKS DISPLAY! Lincoln Park
Tune Into 96.9 FM For Display Music! 

 

 

 

Little Balkans Days Celebration

Dates: August 30 – September 1

For more information, visit www.littlebalkansfestival.com/events/

 

Holiday Craft Fair & Santa’s Workshop

Date: December 1, 2018

Location: Memorial Auditorium, 503 N. Pine

CRAFT FAIR INFO | 8:00 AM – Noon

Look no further for that unique gift for your special someone, friend or co-worker!

You will find it all here! Make this your one stop for all of your holiday shopping!

Shopper Admission: 1 non-perishable, unexpired food donation per person

VENDOR INFO

PPRD is inviting interested vendors to register for their space today! Tables sizes, space and electric is limited so register early!

Vendor Setup: 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM

Craft Fair Hours: 8:00 AM – Noon

Fees for spaces and application listed below.

ItemFee

2018 Holiday Craft Fair Vendor Application

Registration
OPEN!

Online registration NOT available for this event.

6′ Table$30.00
8′ Table$40.00
Electric$5.00

Late Fee

(If Registered After Nov. 21)

$10.00

SANTA’S WORKSHOP INFO | 9:00 AM -12:00 PM

Children will be able to play in Santa’s workshop while you enjoy your holiday shopping! Kid’s will be able to decorate an ornament, color pictures, and play games! A special guest visit from Santa is in the works too! 

Admission: 1 non-perishable, unexpired food donation


Contact Information

Parks & Recreation
710 W. 9th St.
Pittsburg, KS 66762
Phone: (620) 231-8310 Fax: (620) 230-5636

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Inclement Weather Hotline
(620) 232-PARK
(620) 232-7275