Free events in Hagerstown CityÂ Park
Arts in the Park was introduced in the fall ofÂ 2012 by the Historic City Park NeighborhoodsÂ 1st Group with the purpose of offering free,Â quality programming and Â entertainment forÂ persons of all ages such as:
- Puppet Shows
- Story Telling
- Art Class
- School Plays
- Dance Performances
- Martial Art Class
- Multi Cultural Education
- Dance Class
- Poetry Reading
Arts in the Park is made possible by Through a partnership between theÂ Historic City Park Neighborhoods 1stÂ and The City of Hagerstown, Parks &Â Recreation Division.Â This summer an event has beenÂ scheduled for every other Sunday atÂ 1pm with hopes to offer an event everyÂ Sunday next year.
Funding to support the events is raisedÂ through corporate sponsorships. TheÂ events are supported by dedicatedÂ volunteers.
The City of Hagerstown, Parks &Â Recreation Division provides in-kindÂ logistical and support services in lieu ofÂ financial contributions.
This will be the first official year forÂ Arts in the Park. A trial run was heldÂ in September with the performance ofÂ Mozartâ€™s The Magic FluteÂ by the HubÂ Opera Ensemble with huge acclaim byÂ the city, media and its residents.