Events Calendar

Picnic in the Park August 17th

Date: August 17, 2019 Time: 1:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Event Description Picnic in the Park...FREE ADMISSION!!!  FIREWORKS!! 

Join us on Saturday August 17th from 1pm-8:30pm, as we bring the community together for a “Picnic in the Park”.  The event will be a family friendly celebration with  live entertainment, children’s activities, exhibitors, food trucks, a car show, craft vendors, THIRSTY DOG BEER, WINE, and more!  We will also be having a FIREWORKS show at dusk!!  The event is being held at Veterans Memorial Park, behind Brooklyn City Hall off of Memphis Ave. Click here for flyer…

A DJ will be providing entertainment from 1-4pm.  Billy Likes Soda will perform from 4:30-8:30pm.  We will end the event with a fireworks show at dusk.  Children can enjoy their own FREE area with games and a bounce house.  Cleveland Metroparks Nature Tracks mobile classroom will be on hand from 1-4pm.  From 1-5pm, children can get creative at the Home Depot building station.  The following food options will be available all day with their delicious food, dessert, and beverages: The Cedar GrillHofbrauhaus Cleveland, picnic food courtesy of the Brooklyn City Schools Athletic Boosters, Sauced Wood Fired Pizza, snow cones, and popcorn courtesy of Memphis Kiddie Park..  We will have raffle baskets and chances at 50/50 tickets…winners will be chosen at 8:30pm that night.  We will also be hosting a car show along with craft vendors.  It will be a day full of fun!

In order to defray the cost of planning an event of this magnitude for the Brooklyn community, we are in need of sponsors.  There are several different levels available to fit everyone’s budgetPlease click here for more information on sponsorship opportunities.  Without our sponsors, this event would not be possible so please consider donating.

We are also looking for exhibitors that would be interested in participating in Picnic in the Park.  The cost is $25 for Chamber members and nonprofit organizations.  This is a great way to promote your business and/or product, while interacting with the community. Please click here for more exhibitor information.

If you are interested in being a sponsor, an exhibitor, or donating a raffle basket, please contact us at or 216-635-4297.

Event Sponsors


Andy Celcherts




Councilperson Meg Ryan Shockey

Dr. Mark Gleichauf, Superintendent Brooklyn City Schools

Richard and Barbara Balbier

Laurel Garden Club

Light of the World Church

Event Location Veterans Memorial Park
Behind Brooklyn City Hall
7619 Memphis Avenue
Brooklyn, Ohio 44144
Date/Time Information Saturday August 17, 2019
Contact Information
Valerie Thompson

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