Special Events

Music in the Park

Day: Sunday

Date: October 9, 16, 23, 30

Time: 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

Location: Pelham City Park

Whether you are a jazz enthusiast, love country or 80's rock, you're sure to find a great musical fit at Music in the Park. Bring your entire family, a chair or a blanket, grab a bite out of the food trucks and enjoy a fall Sunday afternoon together. No Registration Required. 


Fall Fun at City Park

Day: Sunday

Date: October 30

Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

Location: Pelham City Park

Fall fun for the whole family. Craft, inflatables, trick or treat, carnival games, face paint, costume contest, and more. Then stay and enjoy Music In the Park! Registration is encouraged from September 15 - October 29.

 

Pelham Parks & Recreation 5K presented by Maximum Physical Therapy

Day: Saturday

Date: November 12

Time: 8:00 am

Cost: $25 ($30 after October 10)

Age: All ages are welcome

Location: Pelham City Park

This annual 5K in Pelham takes runners on a flat course around the city's growing recreation facilities along Cahaba Valley Creek. 

Online or in-person registration  August 1 - October 10 ($25). October 11 - onsite registration ($30)

  • Cash prizes for the top three male and female finishers
  • Age group awards for the top three male and female finishers: 19& below, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and above.
  • Finisher medals for every participant
  • Award ceremony 9:15 am at the Recreation Center pavilion next to outdoor courts. 
  • Race t-shirts for all participants who register before October 10, 2022 
  • Race questions - Email Kevin Washburn or Alicia Walters. 
  • Register here.


Elf Adventures

Day: Saturday

Date: December 3

Time: TBA

Cost: FREE

Age: 10+

Location: Pelham City Park

Santa's mischievous Elves are hiding somewhere in Pelham - can you find them? Pick up or download an Elf Passport to guide you through the adventures on Saturday, December 3 from 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm. You will visit each business, find the elf and get your passport stamped. The more elves you find the better your chances of winning! At the end of the scavenger hunt, you will want to stop by the pavilion at Pelham City Park to drop off your Elf Passport and enjoy the festivities. Enjoy a hot chocolate and a picture with Santa Claus. 

Registration is encouraged from October 24 - December 1.