Program Cancellations & Changes

Updated Wednesday, April 18

  • There are no weather related cancellations or changes at this time. 
  • Due to expected rainy weather, The Spring Spectacular and Touch A Truck will take place on Friday, April 20.
  • Cancellations and changes will be available here within the hour before your program is scheduled to begin. Cancellations and other announcements will also be posted on Facebook and Twitter and available on the Information Hotline (203) 250-2470.

  • Please check back before heading out to your programs as this information may change throughout the day depending on the weather. Facebook, Twitter and our Hotline will all be updated if necessary.



Ice Skating Rink 

Current Status (3/6/2018): CLOSED FOR THE SEASON

A special thank you to the Schena Family and the Cheshire Lion’s Club for their donations that made this rink possible.


Spring 2018 registration begins March 22!

  • The Spring 2018 Brochure will be an insert in the March 22 edition of the Cheshire Citizen. Save yourself some paper and toner - don't throw away the ads that week. 
  • The Spring Brochure is available for download now


Veterans invited to have names added to memorial plaques!

Applications for Veterans to have their names added to the memorial plaques at the Veterans Memorial Plaza at Town Hall are still being accepted. The deadline was originally November 1, 2017, so please submit your application ASAP. Applications may be downloaded here and are also available at the Parks & Rec. office.


New online registration website!

Online registration has a new web address. If you previously bookmarked the page, then please update your bookmark to direct you to the new page:    


Special Events

Spring Program Registration

  • The Spring 2018 Brochure will be an insert in the March 22 edition of the Cheshire Citizen. Save yourself some paper and toner - don't throw away the ads that week. 
  • The Spring Brochure is available for download now


Spring Spec new date

Steve Horvath Memorial Fishing Derby

Tuesday, April 17 at 9:30-11:00am - Registration begins on site at 9:15am

Open to ages 16 & under

Mixville Upper Pond

Prizes will be awarded for the largest fish in 3 age categories: 6 & under, 7-11 and 12-16

Bring your own fishing gear and bait!


Mixville Muck Run

Wednesday, April 18 at 10:00am

Open to ages 5 & up - Teams of 3 or more

Mixville Park

A course will be laid out around Mixville Pond with obstacles along the way. Each team must cross the finish line together and all team members must complete each obstacle along the way for it to count. Team costumes are welcome! Participants may get wet & mucky depending on conditions. Old sneakers, clothes and towel strongly advised. Preregistration is available for $5/person. Registration on the day of the run will be available at 9:30am at Mixville for $10/person. 


Touch a Truck/Spring Spectacular

Friday, April 20 (note new date) from 10:00am to 12:00pm

Open to all ages

Bartlem Park

Come check out all the big trucks! Climb aboard, peer out the windshield, touch the steering wheel and blow the horn. Please bring a nonperishable food item to be donated to the Cheshire Food Pantry.  Also enjoy our first annual Spring Spectacular and see all the fun we have to offer! Meet our staff and learn all about aquatic, recreation, and therapeutic programs. Activities will include Games, Crafts, Swimming, Water Aerobics, Gaga, Inflatables and more! You can even buy your Pool Pass, Mixville Pass or register for Summer Camp under the pavilion at this time!


Memorial Day Parade

Co-sponsored by the Town of Cheshire and the Veterans' Council of Cheshire

Sunday, May 27 - Rain Date June 3

It's time to organize your group and contact Parks & Rec to get involved in this annual event! Call 203-272-2743 or email Stephanie to get involved and be included! 

The parade steps off from Highland School at 1:30pm and heads south along Route 10 to Cheshire High School. 

Last updated on Wednesday, April 18, 2018