Calendar of Upcoming Programs- click here
Family and Community Events


These events are for the community to attend throughout the year that are sponsored by the Grimes Parks and Rec Department.  Click below on the link for more information.

*Polk County Senior Meals Site at the GCC

*Youth 5on5 Basketball Tournament- February
*Citywide Garage Sale- May
*NEW! Grimes Farmers' Market
*Governors District Kiddie Parade - June
*Dog Obedience Classes- June/July
*NEW! Bus Trip to KC Royals Game- July
*Halloween Fest at the GCC- October 
*NEW! Pumpkin Decorating Contest- October
*NEW! Seasonal Wreath Class- November
*Youth Boys Basketball Tournament- November
*Letter from Santa - December

*Ongoing- Adopt-A-Park / Adopt-A-Trail Program
Contact Brett if you have an idea we could incorporate as a community event.


Click below on the link for more information.

*DCG Booster Club Basketball Tournament held by the Booster Club - February
*Annual Lions Club Pancake Breakfast by Grimes Lions Club, free will donation - March
*Grimes Kiwanis Easter Eggstravaganza Event - Saturday before Easter Sunday
*Grimes Governors Days by the Grimes Chamber and Economic Development- 2nd Weekend of June
*Hwy 141 Garage Sale - First weekend in August
*Chamber Golf Outing - September
*Friends of Fine Arts (FOFA) Arts & Crafts Show - November
*Chamber Annual Holiday Celebration - First Sunday in December