Archive for “Paradise Park”

Free Coffee and Doughnuts to Help Park Clean-Ups

If there’s a neighborhood park that you enjoy, you can go help clean it up this coming Saturday.  From the latest FDA Fanfare: The Fan District Association and the Fan Women’s Club are happy to announce the annual Fall Park Clean-Up scheduled for Saturday, October 10th from 9 am until 12 noon.  All Fan parks […]

Afterglow in Paradise Park

The Friends of Paradise Park continue to offer great community events in the Park. Next up is the Afterglow Potluck Picnic and Music Fest on Monday, September 28th at 5 PM. Bring food enough to share, non-alcoholic beverages, chairs or a blanket and get to know some Fan neighbors. All of this while enjoying music and […]

RTD finally acknowledges Paradise Park

They may be late to the party, but the RTD finally picked up the story of the renovation of Paradise Park. It’s been talked about on this site for weeks and more recently by Buttermilk and Molasses, the Hat Guy, among others. Check out the updated Park site itself. And don’t forget to come out […]

‘We Made A Mural’ Opening at Paradise Park

Friends of Paradise Park is hosting a grand opening in celebration of the completion of the mural recently painted in the park. The opening is Saturday, August 8th, from 11:30 AM to 2 PM. The event will be highlighted by the No BS Brass leading a march through surrounding streets (Floyd, Grove, Allen, and Vine […]

Mural for Paradise Park

On Wednesday a group of volunteers starting painting a mural in Paradise Park. Here’s the progress so far: And here’s a photo showing the old look for comparison: Saturday morning (beginning at 8:30) is scheduled for more painting. Volunteers are encouraged if you have a desire to lend a hand.

Paradise Park Sale on Saturday

The park itself is not for sale, but lots of other cool stuff will be. This Saturday morning, from 8:30-2, friends and neighbors of Paradise Park (an alley Park in the Fan between Floyd and Grove and Allen and Vine) will hold a ‘park sale’ with a portion of all sales going to support the […]

Your view of Paradise?

Wednesday evening a group of about 35 folks gathered in Paradise Park to discuss the future of the park.

Paradise in the Fan

We posted on this earlier, but there’s more happening with Paradise Park. First, there’s a website dedicated to this ‘pocket park’ between Grove and Floyd and Allen and Vine. And second, there’s a meeting scheduled in the park this coming Wednesday (June 3rd) at 6 PM for a ‘Friends of the Park’ organizational meeting. The […]

‘Not-Quite-Paradise’ Park Clean-up

Tucked in an alley between Floyd and Grove Avenues and Allen and Vine is another Fan park–known as Paradise Park. While I’d hardly call it paradise, a few folks plan to make it a little closer to paradise this Saturday through a clean-up effort. It is a nice spot for a break, a play-date, or […]

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