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Hobart Events is hosting the Opening Ceremonies in Festival Park for the NSA Fastpitch World Series on Wednesday, July 25.

The parade will start at 6:00 pm at St. Bridget's and go to Festival Park, where each of the teams will be recognized. Festivities include a DJ, food vendors, games, hydrobikes, and we will end with at firework display at 8:45.

We are welcoming families from all over the Midwest at this event, (totaling over 8,000 people) let's show them some Hobart Hospitality and make this a great event!!!!

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Community Clean Up 2018

Saturday April 21st
9 a.m. - Noon
Festival Park
Come together as a community and help make our parks clean & beautiful for Earth Day!  Meet at the Bandshell in Festival Park at 9am on Saturday.  Dress accordingly as we will be outside working.  
Rain out date will be Saturday April 28th.  

           Trash or Treasure Neighborhood Garage Sale       
Saturday May 19
8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Register your Hobart home today!
Grab a listing with addresses of garage sales happening throughout the City of Hobart!
Click the link below to register.
2018 Listing

MAY 31st

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Summer Market on the Lake
Thursdays, May 31st through August 30th
4 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Festival Park
Come enjoy outdoor shopping featuring fresh produce, baked goods, ethnic & gourmet foods, jewelry, handmade crafts, a beer garden, and so much more!  After your shopping is complete, stay for an evening of live entertainment in the Festival Park Bandshell beginning at 6 pm.  Please call Hobart Events 219-942-4511 for more information.
2018 Summer Market Application

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Concerts in the Park
Thursdays, May 31st through August 30th
6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Festival Park
Come for the market, stay for the local live entertainment.

Movies in the Park
Thursdays at dusk in Festival Park
2018 Line-up

5/31 - Up
6/7 - Wonder
6/14 - Beauty & the Beast Sing Along
6/21 - Grease
6/28 - Jumanji
7/12 - Star Wars : The Last Jedi
7/19 - Cars 3
7/26 - A League of Their Own
8/2 - Despicable Me 3
8/9 - Emoji Movie

4th of July Parade, Fireworks & Concert
Wednesday July 4th
Parade 10:00 am
Festival Park 6:00 pm

Enjoy food vendors and live music by Oscar and the Majestics while waiting for our fabulous fireworks display.
Please click the link below for an application for the parade.
Parade Application

26th Annual Hobart Lakefront Festival
August 16th-19th
Festival Park
Come enjoy 4 days of FUN!  There will be rockin' bands, a beer garden, inflatable slides and obstacle courses for children and many arts and craft vendors to enjoy.  Fun for everyone! 

   Please Click here for the applications: 
Food Vendor Application           
Please also sign and return the Lakefront Festival Rules and Agreement  if you are an accepted vendor.  Thank you!

Please check back for more information closer to event.  

Dam Cardboard Regatta
Dam Duck Tape & Cardboard Regatta 2018
Saturday August 18th 
3 p.m.
Festival Park

Get creative and construct your boat entirely out of cardboard and duct tape race to the finish line.  The boats will be on display beginning at Noon, so come out and take a look at the participant's hard work! 
Start building your boat today!

Sign your team up in the Parks Department office
or get your registration form here:

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Pumpkins in the Park
Saturday October 27th
4 p.m. to  6 p.m.
A fun filled, Halloween themed, evening in Festival Park.

2018 Vendor Registration

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Light Up the Park
Friday December 7th
5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Festival Park
Celebrate the holiday season with live entertainment, carriage rides, and a visit with Santa as we light up Festival Park!!
Join the Girl Scouts for a Community Tree Trim! Sponsor a tree and be a part of the Community Tree Lighting!

Hobart Holiday Market
Sunday December 9th
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Police Court Complex
Over 70 vendors in two gymnasiums bringing unique gift ideas to our residents & visitors.
2018 Holiday Market Application

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Hobart Special Events

414 Main St.
Hobart, IN  46342

Ph: 219- 942-4511
Fx: 219- 947-5609

Monday - Friday  
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
City of Hobart
414 Main St.
Hobart, IN 46342
Ph: 219-942-CITY