Hayden Kite Festival sponsored by STCU: April date is cancelled. May be postponed to a later date. Check back for more information.
Registration runs from 12:00-1:30 p.m. with kite flying from 12:00-2:00 pm. Awards will be announced @ 2:15 p.m. and include Best Flyer, Crash & Burn and much more. Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy the day with your family! Brought to you by the City of Hayden, STCU and Hayden Chamber of Commerce. Free admission. For information, call 208-209-1080.
Kids to Parks Day: May 16. Facebook event! More details to follow.
Arbor Day: May 21, 9:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m. McIntire Family Park.
Hayden Schools are invited to participate in this program as part of their curriculum. Approximately 15 stations teach kids about weather, water, fire, trees, forests, and much more.
Memorial Day Ceremonies: Monday, May 25, 9:30 a.m., Honeysuckle Beach for Wreath Laying Ceremony and/or 11:00 a.m. McIntire Family Park Stage, behind Hayden City Hall.
Join us in remembering our veterans on this very special day. Presented by the City of Hayden Veterans Commission. For information contact Hayden Recreation & Community Events at 208-209-1080.
Dog Days of Summer-Fest: Saturday, June 20, 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., Stoddard Park.
We are partnering with the Kootenai Humane Society and this family friendly event is sponsored by ICCU! Join us for fun in the sunshine! Vendors, bouncy houses, food and more! Additional details to follow.
Hayden Bike Rodeo: Wednesday, June 24, 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m., Hayden Community Library.
The annual bike rodeo for ages 5-12 years includes an obstacle course, helmet testing, bike tune-up. Conducted by the Hayden Parks & Recreation Commission in cooperation with the Hayden Community Library.
Hayden "Movie-in-the Park" sponsored by ICCU: Thursday, July 2, 8:45 p.m. (Dusk), McIntire Family Park.
Hayden Summer Concert Series, July 9-August 20, 6:00-8:30 p.m., McIntire Family Park.
Free to the public! Concerts are held Thursday evenings from July 9-August 20, except July 23 (due to Hayden Days). For more information, call 208-209-1080. The line-up will be posted as bands are scheduled.
Hayden Triathlon: Look for it next year on July 10, 2021.
For more information go to http://www.haydentri.com.
Hayden Days: Friday, July 24 & Saturday, July 25, McIntire Family Park.
Beginning on Friday at 2:00 p.m., the community kicks off its festivities with live music, dancing, food and craft vendors, and the Hayden Sr. Center Beer Garden. Saturday features NLFD Pancake Breakfast at 7:00 a.m. at the Northern Lakes Fire Station and the Hayden Days Parade @ 10:00 a.m. along Government Way. The Hayden Days car show takes place on Saturday, July 25 and is sponsored by Hayden Cars and presented by North Idaho Classics. Children's games, food, craft vendors and other activities are planned throughout each day. For further information call 208-209-1080.
Hayden Days Vendor Application
Hayden Days Rules for Vendors
Panhandle Health Temporary Food Service Application
Hayden Days Parade Application
Hayden Days Rules
Hayden's Got Talent: Auditions June 13th. Event held the afternoon of Saturday, July 25 at McIntire Family Park.
Hayden's Got Talent Application
Spokane to Sandpoint Relay: August 14 & 15, 9:00 p.m.-3:00 a.m., Croffoot Park.
In addition to producing exceptional events, the mission of Cascade Relays is to support local non-profits, school groups, and community organizations as well as local businesses in the communities we travel through. For more information visit http://www.spokanetosandpoint.com.
Hayden "Movie-in-the Park" Summer Finale sponsored by P1FCU: Thursday, August 27, 8:00 p.m. (Dusk), McIntire Family Park.
The summer event series will conclude with a family-fun finale at McIntire Family Park on August 27. Bring the whole family to watch "Dolittle" under the stars. This event is free to the public, and concessions will be provided. For more information, call 208-209-1080.
Hope 4.5K Orphan Run: Saturday, October 3, 9:00 a.m., Finucane Park.
Register online at https://hope45k.org or at Finucane Park on Race Day.
National Night Out: NEW DATE Tuesday, October 6, 4:00-8:00 p.m., McIntire Family Park.
Hosted by the Kootenai County Sheriff's Office and Target. Help your community become safer and decrease crime by attending the Annual Night Out. Enjoy entertainment, food and drinks, giveaways for the kids and crime prevention/personal safety information. For more information, please contact Captain Kimberly Edmondson, Kootenai County Sheriff's Office, at (208) 446-1315.
Hayden Lake Marathon: Saturday, October 17, Honeysuckle Beach.
For course and registration information, please visit http://www.haydenlakemarathon.org/race_info.html.
Veterans Day & 2020 Distinguished Veteran Ceremonies: Wednesday, November 11, 11:00 a.m., McIntire Family Park Stage, behind Hayden City Hall.
Join us in celebrating our veterans on this very special day. Presented by the City of Hayden Veterans Commission. For information contact Hayden Recreation & Community Events at 208-209-1080 or visit www.cityofhaydenid.us.
Annual Hayden Lights Parade & Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony: Saturday, December 5, 5:00 p.m., sponsored by P1FCU, McIntire Family Park.
The parade begins at Hayden Avenue and proceeds south along Government Way to Honeysuckle Avenue. The tree lighting ceremony immediately follows the parade in McIntire Family Park, 8930 N. Government Way. Atlas Elementary and Hayden Meadows School Choruses sing, followed by a visit from Santa. Contact Hayden Recreation & Community Events Department @ 208-209-1080 for more information.