Howard Park South Bend
Howard Park South Bend South Bend IN United States 46617


Nov 29 2019


4:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Howard Park Grand Opening

Celebrate the grand opening of South Bend’s very first park! Outfitted to be accessible by all, we welcome every resident to stop by and experience the new Howard Park.

Festivities begin at 4:30pm, with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 6:00pm.

Celebrations for the evening will include: WNDU’s Tricia Sloma and Joshua Short as guest hosts; Live music by Smash Kings; Food trucks from Four Winds, Parmajacos, Rulli’s, and All Over Creations; Howard Park Public House beer garden; South Bend Premiere DJ; Winter activities and games from a variety of vendors; Spectacular fireworks; and Special guest appearances by Olympic Gold Medalist Ice Skater, Brian Boitano, Broadway star Franc D’Ambrosio, and Hoosier Star winner, Jarynn Sampson.

The family-friendly festival is free for the public to attend.

Eventgoers are encouraged to plan ahead, arrive early, and use remote parking areas and the complimentary Transpo shuttle. The parking map can be viewed here: https://visithowardpark.com/events/grand-opening/

219 S. St. Louis Blvd.
South Bend, IN

Building Hours

Mon.–Fri.  8:00 AM–8:00 PM
Saturday  10:00 AM–8:00 PM
Sunday  1:00 PM–8:00 PM

Park Hours

Daily  6:00 AM–11:00 PM

(574) 299-4765


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