Department of Recreation 2024 Special Events Calendar Highlights

Thank you to  our Special Event Season Sponsors: The Brass Tap, Your Pie Hapeville, Crown Security, Atlanta Falcons, Johnny's New York Style Pizza, Paper Plane, Floor Coverings International, Hapeville Exchange Club, GoSeeDo ATL, and Kellco Termite & Pest Control!

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Coffee & Chrome

2nd Saturday of each month April through September
8:30am-12pm at Jess Lucas Park
This morning "car & motorcycle show" is a chance for chrome enthusiasts to get together and show off their antique, classic, or customized vehicles

Eggstravaganza Community Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 13, 2024
1pm-3pm at the Tom E. Morris Sports Complex - 3415 Claire Drive.
In case of rain, event will be moved to the Hoyt Smith Center.
Free to the community!  

La Fiesta en Hapeville 

Saturday May 18, 2024
5pm-8pm at Jess Lucas Park.

Join us for food, music, and more!  

*This event is rain or shine, except in the case of dangerous weather. If the decision is made to cancel it, we will post that information right here, as well as on Instagram and Facebook.

Memorial Day Service 

Monday, May 27, 2024
10am at the Hoyt Smith Center
Join us as we honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice in the United States Military. 

3rd Annual Captains of Concrete 

Saturday, June 1, 2023
12pm-6pm at the Tom E. Morris Sports Complex - 3415 Claire Drive.
This unique event is one of the only competitions for quad and inline skaters in the Southeast!

Movies Under the Stars

Friday, June 14, 2024
Friday, July 12, 2024
Jess Lucas Park 
Activities begin at 7:30pm, and the movies start at dusk. Please remember to bring your lawn chair or blanket. 

Downtown Live Concert Series

Downtown Hapeville comes alive at Jess Lucas Y-teen Park! This series features live music from local bands and a variety of food vendors. Free admission and parking.

Jazz and Seafood
Saturday, July 20, 2024
7pm-10pm at Jess Lucas Park

Wings and Strings
Saturday, August 17, 2024
7pm-10pm at Jess Lucas Park

Chili Cook-Off with Live Music
Saturday, October 19, 2024
5pm-8pm at Jess Lucas Park
*To be a contestant in the Chili Cook-Off, please email

Happy Days Weekend

Friday, September 20, 2024
7pm-11pm at Jess Lucas Park
Alumni Night
Saturday, September 21, 2024
7pm-10pm at Jess Lucas Park

Hapeville's 6th Annual Día de Muertos Celebration

Saturday, October 26, 2024
5pm-9pm at Jess Lucas Park

Hapeville Community Trick or Treat Map

Thursday, October 31, 2024
*If you would like your residence, business, or organization to be a stop on the Hapeville Trick or Treat Map, please email your address to by Thursday, October, 24th. 

2nd Annual Turkey Jam

Saturday, November 16, 2024
12pm-5:00pm at Hapeville's Skate Park. Tom E. Morris Sports Complex - 3415 Claire Drive.

Hapeville for the Holidays

Tuesday, November 26, 2024
5:30pm-8:00pm at Jess Lucas Park
Join us for holiday music, visits with Santa, games, and a snow play area! The annual tree lighting will take place at 8pm. ** Please note that visits with Santa will last until about 7:15pm, when he will take a quick break before returning for the tree lighting countdown. **

Note: Events may be cancelled due to inclement weather or in consideration of governmental recommendations regarding COVID-19. Please continue to check the website for updates before attending the event. We do ask for families to continue to wear their mask while moving around the park and to practice social distancing during the event.