Music in the Park

Join the Garden City Business Alliance and the Garden City DDA as they once again host Music in the Park Thursday, August 24, 2017. This year we are pleased to have “Steve King and The Dittilies” performing. We are very excited to have this Classic Rock Band..
This event will be held at the large pavilion in Garden City Park. Located east off Merriman Rd and just north of Cheryhill Rd. Music will start at 6pm.
Food trucks will be available and much more. Feel free to bring your lawn chairs, blankets & coolers (adult beverages permitted). Come out an enjoy an evening of fun and entertainment.
Music is back in the park!!!

2017 Schedule of 1pageCalendar (1)

gc_flea_circusPhotos From the 2017 Flea Circus

9CF05071-04C2-45BC-9FD7-6DD54A3B4B7FPhotos From the May 13, Lucky Squirrel Event

DDA Committee Application

The DDA is inviting Garden City residents to apply to sit on one of our four committees: Marketing, Promotion, Design & Maintenance. Please download and complete the attached application and return it to the DDA office.

DDA Committee Application

Event Forms & Applications

Flea Circus Vendor Application Form

Sept. 23 Lucky Squirrel Flea Market Registration Form

2017- Schedule of Regular DDA Board Meetings

  • Tuesday April 18, 2017 6:00pm
  • Tuesday May 16, 2017 8:30am
  • Tuesday June 20, 2017 6:00pm
  • Tuesday July 18, 2017 8:30am
  • Tuesday August 15, 2017 6:00pm
  • Tuesday September 19, 2017 8:30am
  • Tuesday October 17, 2017 6:00pm
  • Tuesday November 21, 2017 8:30am
  • Tuesday December 19, 2017 6:00pm

Agendas & Minutes of Board Meetings

What We Do

The mission of the Garden City Downtown Development Authority is to enhance the quality of life for Garden City residents through revitalization of the downtown district.

The DDA’s operating philosophy is built upon the principle that strengthening a core area benefits the entire community, improving property values not only in the core district, but throughout the community.

This is done by promoting economic growth, encouraging expansion of commercial enterprises in the downtown district, and by eliminating the causes of deterioration.

We also work with business leaders and community organizations to sponsor events in the downtown district such as the annual Chili Cookoff, Lucky Squirrel Festival, Willie the Pig Road Rally, and the Santaland Parade.

These events help draw city residents downtown and foster a sense of community.