Upcoming Events

Splash Attack!

Get ready to celebrate the end of the school year, beginning of summer, and the NCAP opening! Splash Attack 2022 is Wednesday, May 31, beginning at 4 PM!
Thank you to the NC Fire Dept. and Police Dept. for continuing our 4th annual Splash Attack tradition! You do NOT need to preregister. Just SHOW UP to have some fun! Bring your squirt guns to spray the firefighters and police officers, too!
4:00 PM Stop 1: New Concord Area Pool
4:30 PM Stop 2: New Concord Elementary Park
5:00 PM Stop 3: Colonial Hts. (61320 Heritage Court)
*Times are estimates!

Kayak on the Reservoir

Looking for a fun and relaxing afternoon? Join us for Kayak on the Reservoir Day on Sunday, June 25, from 2-4 PM to enjoy some time on the water. We will provide kayaks and life vests or you are welcome to bring your own. Cost is free, but please register online so we know how many kayaks and life jackets we will need. Donations are always appreciated and will be put towards future NCAARD programming. Thank you and hope you can join in.

Summer Movie

Mark your calendars for our annual Summer Movie in the Park, Friday, July 7, at 9 PM! Movie TBA!

Quarter BINGO

Looking for some entertaining fun during the Fireman’s Festival? Join us for NCAARD’s annual Quarter BINGO from 2-6 PM Saturday, July 8! Each card is just 25 cents to play! First to yell “BINGO” gets a spin on the prize wheel!

Let’s Pick It Up New Concord

Time to pull together for our 18th annual cleanup to de-litter the village!

Event kicks off on Earth Day, April 22, and runs through April 30!

Help us reach our challenging goal of 200 community cleanup hours! Please register to sign up to clean one of 15 zones around New Concord. Report hours via Facebook along with a picture of your cleanup efforts! It takes YOU & ME in ’23!

Free t-shirt for participants!

New Concord Blooms

Enjoy the community-wide KITE art exhibit housed in 40 local businesses along the Main Street Mile! Participants include pre-K children from Friendship Preschool and MUCCD, school-agers from Pike, Perry, and New Concord elementaries, EMMS, and JGHS, Muskingum University students, community adults, and residents of Evergreen Village and the Beckett House!

Display runs the first two weeks of May (May 1-14).

Businesses will be decorated for spring, schools are planning annual upkeep and flower planting, and we also encourage residents of the village to set aside this time to spruce up their own yards!



Birdwatching at the Reservoir

Red-headed Woodpecker, Yellow-Billed Cuckoo, White-Breasted Nuthatch, Carolina Wren, oh my! Join Dr. Bil Kerrigan and Taylor Shimek (presidnet of the Muskingum University Birdwatching Club) for an evening of bird-watching at the reservoir. Learn the “How-to’s” of beginning birding. Bring your own binoculars OR we will have some for you to borrow.
Date: Monday, May 15
Time: 6:00-7:30 PM
Cost: FREE
Children welcome with parental supervision.
Please register online!