Events in the Parks

The Parks & Recreation Department offers a variety of events throughout the year and sometimes partners with other organizations to host events in the parks. View a complete list of Parks & Rec Events below. If you would like to hold your own event in a park, complete an event application and submit your request to us. Event rentals include the use of one open space area and a pavilion in a Township park. Certain restrictions apply.  Download the --> EVENT APPLICATION 


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5K Race
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Community Event Location Date Times
5K Jig-Jog on St. Patrick's Day Stony Ridge Park March 17, 2018 10:15 am race starts
Leprechaun Dash for Kids 2-10 (FREE)  Stony Ridge Park March 17, 2018 10:00 am race starts
Egg Hunt hosted by Silver Spring Police  Hidden Creek Park March 24, 2018 11 am hunt starts
Earth Day Community Project Local Park (TBD) & Hogestown Roads April 14, 2018 9 am - 11 am
Memorial Day Ceremony hosted by Vets Committee Willow Mill Park Veterans Memorial TBD 11 am
BBQ & Bluegrass Fest  Willow Mill Park August 5, 2018 5 pm - sunset
National Night Out hosted by Silver Spring Police Stony Ridge Park August 7, 2018 6 pm - 9 pm
National Public Lands Day Community Project Stony Ridge Park & New Kingstown Rds September 29, 2018 11 am - 1 pm
Hogestown 5K hosted by Hogestown Committee Willow Mill Park Tentative - Oct. 6, 2018 11 am race starts
Stony Ridge Fall Fest Stony Ridge Park October 27, 2018 11 am - 4 pm
Trick-Or-Treat Night Silver Spring Township Residents October 31, 2018 6 pm - 8 pm
Veterans Day Ceremony hosted by Vets Committee Willow Mill Park November, 2018  TBD
Winter Event TBD TBD December, 2018 TBD