Special Events

Upcoming PARC Events:

Summer Concert SeriesConcerts in the Park Series
@ Ryan Hummert Park (dates below)
6-8 pm
The Summer Concert Series brings neighbors, friends, and everyone in between together for an evening of music and fun. This year the series runs June through September and is FREE to attend. The concerts are held in Ryan Hummert Park and made possible with the support of the City of Maplewood and sponsoring businesses. Consider supporting the businesses who make the event possible by purchasing food and drink at the concert! Guests may also bring their own food and drink.
June 22  
The Yard Darts
July 27 
Hello Newman
August 24 
Common time 
rhythm & blues
September 28  

 Let them Eat Art
@  Historic Downtown Maplewood
July 8     *     6-10 pm
Take a casual stroll through the streets and shops of Historic Downtown Maplewood on Friday, July 8, from 6-10 PM as you enjoy the sights and sounds of Let Them Eat Art. Featuring live art demonstrations, performances by regional musicians and kids’ activities, plus food and drink from Maplewood’s award-winning food purveyors, Let Them Eat Art serves as a celebration of the arts and a whimsical tribute to Bastille Day.There will be plenty of shopping along the way, Maplewood retailers will have extended hours and 
offer special event-only promotions.

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@the  Richmond Heights Fire Department
August 6     *     10-11:30 am
Grab your fishing poles and join your local firefighters and EMS crews fishing at the Fire Station. Get a tour of the fire house and pack your fishing poles to catch some fish with our first responders.  Bring the entire family to be educated on fire safety and enjoy time fishing together. Fishing poles will be available for rent.

Maplewood Restaurant Week
@ Maplewood
August 8-14
Maplewood Restaurant Week is here, with lunch and dinner options ranging from $25, $35 and $50 (tip and tax are not included). This is a great opportunity to rediscover an old favorite or try one of Maplewood’s newest restaurants!

Unicorn DayUnicorn Day

@THE HEIGHTS Outdoor Classroom & Playground
September 9     *     10-11:30 am
$8 Residents/Member   *   $10 Non Residents
Join us at THE HEIGHTS and get your photo taken with a Unicorn! We do all things Unicorn with a craft, face painting, snow cones and more! The Richmond Heights Memorial Library will have a special storytime filled with all the magic of unicorns!

Birds of Prey Show

                                                    @ ryan hummertDifferent Types of Birds of Prey
                                                         September 23     *     show begins at 6 pm
The World Bird Sanctuary Raptor Awareness delves into topics surrounding raptors, featuring flying demonstrations to introduce you to the principles of flight. 

Route 66 sign road free image downloadMaplewood's Route 66 Celebration 
@ Downtown Maplewood
September 24
Celebrate Maplewood’s history as part of the original Route 66. Enjoy live music, classic cars, food & drink, shopping, and more!

Trucks or TreatsDos and Don'ts of Trick-Or-Treating - HealthPark Pediatrics

@THE HEIGHTS Outdoor Classroom & Playground
October 14     *     6-8 pm
Climb in the driver's seat and explore our big maintenance trucks, emergency vehicles, equipment and more!  This free event gives families and children the ability to explore and learn about rarely accessible vehicles and their variety of daily functions.  Everyone is welcome to come in costume or as you are to participate in our fall activities.  Be on the lookout for spooky treats!

For questions about any of our special events contact our Program & Special Event Manager, Linnsie Gebert at LGEBERT@richmondheights.org.