- Parks and Recreation Department
- Special Events
2023 Special Events
Magic Egg Hunt-April 1: 10:00 a.m.
Ages 9 and under may register for a fun outdoor egg hunt at Lake Anna Park. Registration will open soon. Timed hunting slots will provide a relaxing environment to find eggs with candy or prizes and meet the Easter Bunny!
Take Pride in Barberton Day-April 22: 9:00 a.m.
Get your friends and family signed up to serve your community and Clean Up Barberton! All supplies will be provided along with a clean up area. Lunch will be provided for those registered. Please call or email Kate Walsh to sign up today: 330-861-7184 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Purple Paw Party at Decker Park-May 13: 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Bring your 4 legged friend to the dog park at Decker Park to enjoy a party just for them! The fun will include vendors, food and prizes. Please call or email Kate Walsh for more information: 330-861-7184 or email@example.com.
Barberton Farmer's Market
Tuesdays beginning May 30 2:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Shop weekly for fresh fruits, veggies and more. Located on the corner of W. Tuscarawas Ave. and 3rd St. (Purple Parking Lot). For more information please visit: www.barbertonfarmersmarket.com.
Labor Day BBQ and Music Festival-September 1-3, 2023
Times TBA. Barbeque vendors, music, fishing derby, kids programs and more! Fireworks on Saturday! Please email for more information: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Labor Day Parade on Monday, September 4th at 10:00 a.m.
32nd Annual Mum Festival-Saturday and Sunday, September 23 and 24, 2023: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. both days
Enjoy the beautiful chrysanthemums along with family entertainment, craft and food vendors, water ski shows, kids activities and more. For more information, please contact Tammy Simmons at 330-861-7118.
Spooktacular-October 26th from 5:30pm-7:30 pm
Ages 10 and under are welcomed to register for this kid friendly event with a trunk ot treat, games, snacks, a craft and spooky decor. Registration is required and closes Monday, october 23. The trunk or treat portion of the event does not require registration.
Christmas Swan Dive-Saturday, November 25, 2023
Get outfitted in your fun holday clothes and take a cool jump into Lake Anna. This is a fundraising event. More details will be released in regards to time and registration.
Lake Anna Park Holiday Lighting-November 25, 2023
Holiday lights will be lit the last week of November 23 and will continue through January 1, lights are turned on at 5:00 p.m. daily and remain on throughout the night. Lake Anna Park is located at 615 W. Park Avenue in Barberton.
Please call 330-861-7118 for lighting information.
North Pole Pajama Party- Friday, December 1 from 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Ages 9 and under may register with a parent or guardian to enjoy a classic holiday movie, hot cocoa, snack, a craft and more! Registration is required for this event and closes Monday, November 27, 2023.