SPECIAL EVENTS, TOWN CELEBRATIONS & CONTESTS
Notice: At the time of listing our 2021 events, we continue to be in the middle of the COVID-19 Pandemic. In all efforts to stay connected within our community, we decided to list our typical event dates in hopes they may be able to take place and reunite us again soon in the year. Stay connected with us by checking out our Recreation website for the most up to date news on programs and events https://grandislandny.myrec.com
Easter Egg Hunt: 10 a.m. to12 noon at Veterans Park 1717 Bedell Rd
MEMORIAL DAY CEREMONY: 10:00 a.m. at DeGlopper Memorial Park located at the corner of Baseline Road & Grand Island Boulevard
TUESDAY NIGHT CONCERTS: Last Tuesday in June through second Tuesday in August
June and July concerts start at 7:00 p.m.; August concerts start at 6:30 p.m.
Town Common 2255 Baseline Rd.
FISHING CONTEST: 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Fisherman’s Landing
RELAY FOR LIFE: 4:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. (midnight) at Veterans Park 1717 Bedell Rd.
THE DICK BESSEL RUN & KIDS RACE: 9:00 a.m.
INDEPENDENCE DAY PARADE: 10:00 a.m. start, parade route along G.I. Blvd.
YOUTH CHAIR DECORATING CONTEST: at 7:00 p.m. at Town Commons
PADDLES UP NIAGARA: 7:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (noon) at Beaver Island State Park https://www.niagararivergreenway.com/paddles-up
NATIONAL NIGHT OUT: 6:00 p.m. at Town Common 2255 Baseline Rd.
VETERANS DAY SERVICES: November 11th, 11:00 a.m. at Veterans Park
LIGHT UP THE BOULEVARD: Visit G.I. Chamber website for more info – www.gichamber.org