City festivals and events

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All city events

Descriptions of all city-run events that take place throughout the year.

Open Streets

Open Streets celebrates the livable cities movement. It takes place throughout the summer.

July 1 Community Picnic

Spend the afternoon in Waterloo Park with local artists, food trucks and giant games at the July 1 Community Picnic.


Taking place on the final weekend in January, Winterloo is the city's annual winter festival, held in the uptown area.


Lumen showcases light-based new media, media art, and projection-based installations. It takes place on the final weekend in September.