Events, Programs & Tickets

Events, Programs & Tickets

The Concord Township Parks & Recreation Board appreciates all volunteers for their help and the generous donations throughout the year that help to make these activities a success!

2020 Township Activities List 

 


CONCORD ROCKS!
Ongoing
Throughout Concord Township
Paint a rock. Find a rock. Hide a rock.
Concord Township joins the "Spread the Love" movement. One Rock at a Time.
Click Here for more information.

SNOWMAN / SNOW CREATION CONTEST
Runs through March 31, 2021
Throughout Concord Township
The Annual Snowman / Snow Creation Contest runs until the end of March. All ages are welcomed and encouraged to participate in Concord Township's snow creation contest. Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, 3rd and Most Creative. Winners will be presented at a Township Council spring public meeting.

E-mail pictures of your creation with your name and address to:
parksandrec@concordtownship.org

Or mail then to:

Concord Township Parks & Recreation
c/o Allison O’Donoghue
43 S. Thornton Road
Glen Mills, PA 19342

EASTER EGG HUNT
April 4, 2020 @ 11 a.m.     EVENT CANCELLED
Park & Rec Building - 40 Bethel Road
The Easter Bunny arrives annually via fire truck. Have the children bring their baskets to participate in the egg hunt. Enjoy snacks, crafts, and more.
Egg hunt begins at 11:15 a.m. SHARP. (Rain Date: April 5 @ 1 p.m.)

Event flyer - coming soon!

SUMMER AMUSEMENT TICKETS
Memorial Day through Labor Day
Township Municipal Building - 43 S. Thornton Road
Due to COVID-19, the 2020 Summer Ticket Program has been temporarily suspended. 

Sold during the summer months, discount amusement and attraction tickets are available for purchase at the Township Municipal Building during normal business hours.

Visit the Summer Amusement Tickets page for more information. 

NIGHT AT THE MOVIES
July 25, 2020 @ Dusk     (NEW DATE)
Township Park on Smithbridge Road
Concord Township’s Movie Night is a free, fun-filled night outdoors watching a movie on the big screen. Bring your blanket or chair. Concessions will be sold.
(Rain Date: TBD at Dusk)
The 2020 movie will be:  Star Wars: Rise of the Skywalker (PG-13)

Event flyer - coming soon!

SUMMER CONCERT SERIES
In a partnership with Darlington Arts Center, Concord Township presents the 2020 Summer Concert Series:

Thursday, July 16, 2020 @ 7 p.m.
The Real Feel
(groove infused rock style band)

Thursday, August 6, 2020 @ 7 p.m.     DUE TO WEATHER, POSTPONED TO 9/12 COMMUNITY DAY
Paul Downie & Friends
(soul band)

Thursday, August 20, 2020 @ 7 p.m.
Nicely, Smith & Hawkins
(blues, funk & country swing)

All concerts held at the Township Park on Smithbridge Road. Bring your blanket or chair. Concessions will be sold.

CONCORD COMMUNITY DAY
September 12, 2020 @ 6:30 p.m.
Township Park on Smithbridge Road
In 2020, a modified version of Community Day will take place due to Coronavirus precautions and gathering limitations.
Music will be performed by Paul Downie & Friends and Fireworks at Dusk. (Rain Date: September 19th)

Visit the Community Day page for more information.

SENIOR CITIZEN EXPO
October 8, 2020 - from 9 a.m. to 12 Noon     EVENT CANCELLED
BYC Gymnasium - 41 S. Thornton Road
Over 80 exhibitors from state agencies and local organizations, businesses, and clubs are on hand to share their expertise and information on important senior services and issues. Refreshments are served and many door prizes are awarded throughout the day.

Visit the Senior Citizen Expo page for more information.

DOG COSTUME CONTEST
October 24, 2020 @ 1 p.m.
New Dog Park on Smithbridge Road
Prior to the start of the Harvest Festival, there is a separate Halloween Costume Contest for dogs.

HARVEST FESTIVAL
October 24, 2020 – from 1-3 p.m.
Township Park on Smithbridge Road
In 2020, a modified version of the Harvest Festival will take place due to Coronavirus precautions and gathering limitations.
This FREE annual festival held in October will include a Halloween costume parade and a "take-home" pumpkin decorating contest for children. There will be music and light concessions will be available for purchase.

Children’s Halloween Costume Parade starts @ 2:00 p.m.

Due to COVID, the 2020 Festival will not include a baked goods contest.

CONCORD CELEBRATES THE HOLIDAYS
December 4, 2020 – 6-8 p.m.     EVENT CANCELLED
Concord Community Center – 45 Thornton Road
Celebrate the holidays with Concord Township. Enjoy cookies and milk, holiday games and crafts.

Santa will visit and will be available to hear wishes and take photos.

COMMUNITY HOLIDAY SCENE & PHOTO OPPORTUNITY

through December 2020
Township Park on Smithbridge Road
Beginning mid-December, residents can enjoy the holiday magic and take your photos in our winter wonderland scenery to be located at the bandstand at Smithbridge Community Park.  As part of the ornament contest, you can also create a homemade ornament to place on the community tree representing the spirit of the holidays.

TREE ORNAMENT PROJECT
through December 31, 2020
Township Park on Smithbridge Road
Residents of all ages are invited to make a homemade ornament for the holiday celebrated in their home (size limit 7 in x 7 in); then place your ornament on the Township tree to be located at the Bandstand at Smithbridge Community Park. You can also submit a photo of the ornament to be considered for prizes. Park & Rec Board members will place their vote for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and Most Creative ornament. Prizes to be awarded after the holidays. Photos must be received by December 31st. Submit contest photos with name, address, and phone number to: parksandrec@concordtownship.org.

HOLIDAY HOUSE DECORATING CONTEST
through December 31, 2020
Throughout Concord Township
Residents can submit a photo of their home's decorated exterior to be considered for prizes. Prizes given for Most Creative, Most Lighting and Most Nostalgic. Photos must be received by December 31st. Submit contest photos with name, address, and phone number to: parksandrec@concordtownship.org.

GINGERBREAD HOUSE CONTEST
through December 31, 2020
Throughout Concord Township
Residents of all ages are invited to submit photos of the Gingerbread House they built and decorated this year. Submit a photo to be considered for a prize. Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, 3rd and Most Creative. Photos must be received by December 31st. Submit contest photos with name, address, and phone number to: parksandrec@concordtownship.org.

WINTER SKI TICKETS
December through Winter Months
Township Municipal Building - 43 S. Thornton Road
Due to COVID-19, the 2020-2021 Winter Ski Ticket Program has been temporarily suspended.
Sold during the winter months, discount ski and attraction tickets are available for purchase at the Township Municipal Building during normal business hours.

Visit the Winter Ski Tickets page for more information.