Special Events

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All-City Play Day

Wednesday, July 10

5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Let's Play! The 12th Annual All-City Play Day will be held on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. This free event will take place at Wagner and Hawkeye Parks, 410 W First St. The City of Ankeny invites residents of all ages to attend this fun event dedicated to play. View more info.


Yoga in the Park

Saturdays, May 25 - Aug. 31
8 - 9 a.m.

Bring your yoga mat and join professional yoga instructors every Saturday morning, May 25 through Aug. 31 for one hour of free outdoor yoga. Sponsored by UnityPoint Health - Des Moines. See more info and schedule of instructors.


Movies Under the Stars

Fridays, June and July, Dusk

Bring a blanket or chair and your favorite snack! Movies are free and begin at dusk. Sponsored by Veridian Credit Union. See full movie schedule.


Summer Sounds Concert Series

Sundays, 6-7:30 p.m.

The Summer Sounds Concert Series is held on Sunday nights. Live music will run from 6 - 7:30 p.m. These concerts are free and open to the public. Sponsored by John Deere. See full concert series schedule.