3rd Annual Community Safety & Wellness Fair

  • Details

  • 7/16/22
  • 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. -
  • Free
  • All Ages
  • Categories

  • Community

Event Description

Cedar Rapids Central Church of Christ, Cleveland Area Neighborhood Association - Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and Safe Kids Linn County are proud to host the 3rd Annual Community Safety & Wellness Fair on Saturday, July 16th at Cleveland Park in Cedar Rapids. This year’s fair will run from 10am to 1pm for families in Linn County.

Admission is FREE. No pre-registration or tickets required. Registration will be at the welcome tents at the event.

Children and families will have the opportunity to check out safety stations with information on pedestrian and bicycle safety, poison and drug safety, fire safety, and a variety of local agencies providing community resources, including Cedar Rapids Police Department, Cedar Rapids Fire Department, Central Furniture Rescue, Willis Dady, and more. There will be yard games, crafts, and other fun activities for families to participate in.

Those who attend will have the opportunity to enter to win a car seat, bicycle helmets, gift cards, and other special prizes. Special guests at the fair will include some of our local mascot friends - and a few other surprise guests!

The Cleveland Area Neighborhood Association welcomes families to enjoy the new playground at Cleveland Park and to join us for a picnic lunch fundraiser. Lunch will be served for the duration of the event (10am to 1pm). Thanks to our awesome sponsors, HyVee Johnson Ave and UnityPoint Health - St. Luke's, this year's lunch will be FREE!

Donations are always welcome as they will go back to the association to continue to produce free community events in the neighborhood.

For more information, please send inquiries to clevelandpark108@gmail.com or visit the Cleveland Area Neighborhood Association website at www.cana108.com.

Q: When is the event? Where is the event?
A: The fair is scheduled for Saturday, July 16th from 10am to 1pm at Cleveland Park.

Q: How much does it cost? Who can attend?
A: Event admission is free! Registration will be at the event at the welcome table. Children and families of all ages are welcome.

Q: Is there food?
A: There is a picnic lunch served at no cost, which includes a hot dog, chips, cookie, and a bottle of water. Thank you to HyVee Johnson Ave and UnityPoint Health - St. Luke's for making this possible!

Q: Are there bathrooms?
A: Yes, Cleveland Park has a pavilion with restrooms.

Q: What happens if there is bad weather?
A: The fair will be held in the event of good weather or even in slight rain. If there is a risk of severe weather, the fair will be cancelled. It will not be rescheduled in 2022.

Q: How do I enter to win the prizes?
A: To enter to win the prizes, you’ll be asked to submit your “Event Passport” completed with your name and contact information after visiting all of the booths. When you arrive, stop by the registration table to pick up your Event Passport. With the Event Passport, you will need to stop at each booth and get a signature or sticker from a booth representative.

Q: Who is eligible to win the prizes?
A: Prizes will be given away at 12:30pm. You must be present to win.

Q: What organizations will be represented at the fair?
A: Organizations will include, but are not limited to, Cedar Rapids Police Department, Cedar Rapids Fire Department, Willis Dady, and Central Furniture Rescue. More will be annouced at a late date.

Q: What activities are there?
A: There will be booths with kids’ activities and information for families, yard games, and crafts….PLUS the new Cleveland Park playground and splash pad.

Q: Who do I contact with questions?
A: Feel free to contact clevelandpark108@gmail.com and your question will be directed to the best event volunteer.