The City of Ferndale hosts a series of recreational activities that are free and open to the public every year.

See below for details on 2021 Summer of Fun.

If you have questions about any of these events, please contact Communications Officer Riley Sweeney at (360) 685-2353 or send him an email here.

Per the lifting of the state COVID-19 requirements on June 30th – masks will only be required for unvaccinated attendees, social distancing is still required for all. Handwashing stations will be deployed throughout the events, attendees are strongly encouraged to use them. Masks will be available for free from City Staff.
Come on down to Star Park to purchase some hot, delicious meals cooked by local food trucks. Food is available for purchase starting at 5:30pm and they will keep serving until they run out of food or customers, whichever happens first.

Who will be there?
Slots still available – to reserve your slot email

June 4th

  • Mobile Mouth Hole
  • Outlaws BBQ
  • Cicchitti’s Pizza
  • BareBones BBQ
  • Kona Ice

July 2nd

  • Mobile Mouth Hole
  • Mix Masala
  • Cicchitti’s Pizza
  • Kona Ice

August 6th 

  • Mobile Mouth Hole
  • Cicchitti’s Pizza
  • Chispita de Sabor
  • Mix Masala
  • Pete’s Poutine
  • Kona Ice
Join us for live concerts evenings on the Pioneer Village stage! Doors open at 5:30pm, music starts at 6pm until 7:30pm. Sit on a bench or bring your own blanket for the grass.

Who’s Playing?

Friday, June 18th – 3 Trick Pony
Saturday, July 17th – SpaceBand
Saturday, August 14th – Vaudeville Etiquette

Explore your city with the Great Ferndale Frontier Folly! Throughout the month of July, follow clues published on the city website and social media to locate hidden banners in Ferndale parks. Solve riddles, discover new parts of your community and complete other activities to score points and win prizes.

Click here for the rules, scorecard and details.

Thanks to the incredible team at WECU, you can join us Friday nights for Flicks in the Park. Bring something to sit on, a chair or blanket, and enjoy a family film after the sun goes down. Doors open at 9:00pm, movie starts at 9:30pm.

What Movie is Playing?

June 25th – Coco (2017)

July 9th – Labyrinth (1986)

July 16th – Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)

Come on down to VanderYacht Park to enjoy the peak of the Perseid meteor shower! Use glow-in-the-dark star charts to locate your favorite constellations or take a look at the moon or other celestial objects with a few large telescopes set up on the field. Viewing begins at sundown, approximately 8:30pm.
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