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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Our schedule of events is currently under review! Please check back often for updates!

JULY 3RD SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

TIMEEVENTLOCATION
5:00 – 8:00 PMKIDDIELAND OPENKiddieland Amusement Park
Info:
Single tickets and punch cards available!
All rides, except train, require a single ticket. Train rides are two tickets per rider.
5:00 PM – DUSKARTS, CRAFTS & FOOD VENDORSLincoln Park
6:30 PMBABY CONTESTJ.J. Richards
Band Dome
Info:
For boys and girls, 6-24 months
7:30 PM (Approx.)ENTERTAINMENT: TBDJ.J. Richards Band Dome

JULY 4TH SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

TIMEEVENTLOCATION
7:30 PMFIRECRACKER 5KFour Oaks
Golf Course
Info:
Register through the PPRD office at 620-231-8310 or 710 W. 9th, Pittsburg, KS.
Day of registration located at Four Oaks Golf Course, North side of club house.
First 50 runner registered receive a FREE celebration t-shirt!
Divisions: Male & Female; 1st- 3rd place medals
8:00 AM – DUSKARTS, CRAFTS & FOOD VENDORSLincoln Park
8:30 AM – 10:30 AMFISHING DERBYLincoln Park
Info:
Thank you to our generous sponsors Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks. No pre-registration; 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
Don Gutteridge
Sports Complex
Info: For more information regarding the car show, contact Brad Hill at 620-231-8343 or by email at rollin-nostalgia@outlook.com.
Visit their website: http://sites.google.com/site/rollinnostalgia
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.
TIME: TBDZUMBATHONLincoln Center
710 W. 9th Street
10:00 AMPRIDE OF PETS DOG SHOWLincoln Park,
Pavilion #1
Info:
Pre-registration highly recommended!
10:00 AM – 8:00 PMKIDDIELAND OPENKiddieland Amusement Park
10:00 AM – 5:00 PMRC AIRPLANE DEMOS1/2 Mile West & 1 Mile North Of PIttsburg Municipal Airport
Visit the event page at TBD. 
11:30 AMMOCK BATTLEWest Of The
J.J. Richards Band Dome
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 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 – 4:00 PMLIVE ENTERTAINMENTLincoln Park,
Pavilion #1
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! 
4:00 PM – 10:00 PMLIVE ENTERTAINMENTJ.J. Richards Band Dome
10:00 PMFIREWORKS DISPLAY! Lincoln Park
Tune Into 96.9FM For Display Music! 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Paint The Town Red

Kids Fun Run

Friday, August 31, 2018

6:00 PM Registration / 6:30 PM Race

Race Starts and Ends at 5th Street & Broadway, Downtown Pittsburg

5K Race

Saturday, September 1, 2018

7:30 AM Registration / 8:00 AM 5K

Race will begin and end in front of Axe Library on PSU Campus

Fee: $35 (includes t-shirt), Shirts guaranteed if registered by August 6th

Pre-Registration for the Kids Fun Run and 5K events can be done online HERE. Registration forms can also be dropped by the Pittsburg Area Chamber of Commerce, 117 W 4th St by 5 PM on August  28th. For more information contact Dani Gosch at dgosch@pittsburgareachamber.com or 620-231-1000.

Little Balkans Days Celebration

2018 Schedule Of Events: Little Balkans Days Festival Events

Dates: August 31 – September 2

Little Balkans Days Tennis Tournament

When: Saturday, September 1st

Where: Pittsburg High School Tennis Courts

Fees: Pre-register by August 31st: $10.00 per event/per person

Onsite Day of Registration: $13.00 per event/per person

Schedule: Play begins at 8:30 am. Players must check in @ PHS Tennis Courts by 8:15 am.

Tennis Balls: Players must furnish one can of new balls.

Deadline: Entry forms and fees must be received by 5:00 pm on Wednesday, August 29th

Mail forms to: Pittsburg Parks & Recreation, PO Box 688, Pittsburg, KS 66762

Draw: Matches will be scheduled as soon as registration closes. Divisions with less than four entries will be transferred to the next appropriate division or cancelled and refunded.

Scoring: Preliminary matches – 1 set to 9 games must win my 2 games. 12-point tiebreaker at 9-9. Final match – 2 out of 3 sets with no add scoring.

For pre-registration or additional information contact the Pittsburg Parks & Recreation Department at 620-231-8310 or stop by Lincoln Center at 710 W 9th Street.  Click HERE to download detailed information and rules.

Holiday Craft Fair & Santa’s Workshop

Date: December 1, 2018

Location: Memorial Auditorium, 503 N. Pine

CRAFT FAIR INFO | 8:00AM – 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: 7:00AM – 8:00AM

Craft Fair Hours: 8:00AM – 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 | 9:00AM-12:00PM

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