Cottonwood Parks and Recreation sponsors many community and special events throughout the year. Different events are geared toward children, families, or adults. Many of these events are free or at a minimal cost.
Old Town Music & the Market - 2022 Season
Join us at the Old Town Activity Park for Thursday evenings in May, June, and September. Shop locally grown fruits and vegetables, handcrafted and homemade items, and more while listening to some of the best regional musicians around.
Visit Old Town Music & The Market website for more information.
Halloween Trunk-Or-Treat - October 31, 2022 from 4 - 7 pm
Princesses, dragons, ghosts, and ghouls! Join us on Halloween for a night filled with more tricks than treats! Join us in the Cottonwood Recreation Center's parking lot for a spooktacular night of trick or treating! Walk throughout set up of decorated car trunks that follow this year's theme of "Disney Villains"
This event is free and open to the public for trick-or-treaters of all ages! If you would like to decorate your own trunk and pass out candy, be sure to contact firstname.lastname@example.org no later than October 24, 2022.
We look forward to seeing you there!
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Annual Easter Eggstravaganza - April 16, 2022
The Annual Easter Eggstravaganza is the biggest and most popular egg hunt event in Cottonwood, AZ! We are excited to bring you another grand event this year that all kids ages 1 month to 8 years old can participate in! This FREE event is a community favorite and we look forward to having a safe, family-friendly, and hoppin' good time with you all! See you at Riverfront Park (1284 E. River Front Rd.) on April 16th! The fun begins at 10 a.m. sharp!
View the flyer here
Cottonwood Summer Cinema Series
Join us for free movies at the Cottonwood Aquatics Center. Refreshments will be available for purchase.
Dive-In Movies at the Cottonwood Aquatic Center: Saturday June 25th, July 23rd, and August 20th for 2022. Gates open at 7:30 pm, movies begin at dark.
Fantastic Family Fourth of July - July 4, 2022
Daddy Daughter Date Night - Date TBD 2023
A special night for daughters ages 5 to 17 and their amazing dads. Held the Friday before Father’s Day at the Cottonwood Recreation Center. Tickets go on sale at the beginning of May
Missoula Children’s Theatre - 2022
New Year’s Eve Celebration - December 31, 2022
Celebrate the New Year with the City of Cottonwood’s New Year’s Eve Celebration at the Cottonwood Recreation Center. Free for everyone! From 6 pm to 10 pm on December 31, 2022, we will have swimming, holiday movies, cotton candy, popcorn, hot cocoa, family games, and more! Then join us in the gymnasium to watch the Time Square Ball Drop along with sparkling cider and our own balloon drop celebration. This is a fun, family-friendly, and free celebration event!
View the event flyer here