All-City Play Day

Residents of all ages are invited to attend All-City Play Day on Thursday, July 6 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm at Hawkeye and Wagner Parks, located next to City Hall, 410 W First Street. This event is free and open to all Ankeny residents.

Activities include:

  • Foam Party!
  • Touch a Truck
  • Water games
  • Golf
  • Bike Rodeo with the Ankeny Police Department
  • Big wheel races
  • Spin Art
  • Canoeing
  • Sandbox and Treasure Hunt
  • Tailgating games
  • Tennis and Pickleball
  • Duck Pond and Bubbles
  • Obstacle Course
  • Giant Cup Pong
  • Performances by Cheer, Baton and Break Dance Camp participants
  • Crafts at the Lakeside Center
  • And more!

All-City Play Day is produced by the Ankeny Parks and Recreation Department. The event is sponsored by Northwest Bank.


Volunteers are needed for this event from 5-7:45 pm. Help set up, run an activity at the event and more! Volunteers will receive an event t-shirt. Learn more or sign up now, as an individual or group!