Mishawaka Parks - Upcoming Fall Events

Mishawaka Parks has announced two rain makeup dates and one additional concert for their 2014 Summer Concert Series as well as some upcoming events for the Fall of 2014. 

Trash and Recycling Pickup -- June 30-July 4

Republic Services' trash and recycling pickup for the week of June 30-July 4 will be treated as a "normal" week and WILL NOT FOLLOW a "holiday pickup" schedule. Trash and recycling services on the Fourth of July holiday will continue as if there were no Friday holiday and pickups will occur. It will not be treated as a holiday by Republic Services.

City offices will observe the holiday and will be closed on Friday, July 4th.

City To Display Restored Perkins Windmill

The City will temporarily display a restored Perkins Windmill on top of the traffic circle pedestal located at the intersection of Front Street and Spring Street in Historic Downtown Mishawaka on Tuesday June 17th 2014, weather permitting. The display site was chosen at the suggestion of former Mayor Robert Beutter and the City's Art in Public Places committee, and sits just a few hundred feet from the former Ball Band and Uniroyal property where the windmill was originally manufactured.

"Arts in Bloom" Garden Walk 25th Anniversary

The 25th anniversary of the "Arts in Bloom" Garden Walk sponsored by the Art League is returning to Mishawaka for the 2014 event. The Garden Walk will take place on July 9, 2014 from 10:00am-7:00pm and feature eight to nine gardens on both sides of the St. Joseph River. A Hospitality Center will be set up at the new Center for Hospice Care facility located at 501 Comfort Place in Mishawaka, and will have program booklets (including a map) and complimentary refreshments available the day of the Walk until 5:30pm.



  1. Summer Concert Series - "Melodious Funk"
    • Start time: 06:30pm


  1. Summer Concert Series - "Acoustic Justice"
    • Start time: 07:30pm

Sunday, August 3rd

  1. Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival
    • Start time: 07:00pm

Monday, August 4th

  1. Common Council
    • Start time: 06:45pm
  2. Summer Concert Series - "The Pat Heiden Quartet"
    • Start time: 07:00pm