Through the combined efforts of the Mishawaka Sewer and Central Services Departments, the Beutter Park River Race was drained and cleaned in early October. Over the last several years the City’s premier water feature had accumulated a significant amount of heavy muck and debris.
Mishawaka Fire Department will hold three open houses to coincide with National Fire Prevention Week. Each open house will feature fun for the whole family including food and drinks, face painting, bounce house, fire extinguisher demonstrations, crafts and handouts for the kids.
Mayor Dave Wood and Parks Superintendent, Phil Blasko, announce the ribbon cutting ceremony for the opening of the newly renovated Battell Community Center. The ceremony will take place at the facility located at 904 N. Main St, on Monday, October 10th at 5:30 pm. Facility tours will follow the ceremony until 6:45pm and a showing of the Wizard of Oz in the Auditorium at will begin at 7:00 pm.
Join Mishawaka Parks as they host the Fall Harvestfest (formerly Oktoberfest) on October 8th from 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm at Beutter Park. The event will feature music, kids crafts and games, a family hayride, the Michiana Chili Cook-Off, vendor booths and a beverage garden.