First Annual Scarecrow Contest

Scarecrow Contest

Presented by The Middletown Recreation Dept.

Show off your fall spirit and join us for their First Annual Scarecrow Contest! Gather your family, business associates, departments, or school teams/clubs and decorate your scarecrow to best represtent your group! All scarecrows will be placed on display outside of the Middletown City Hall & The Middletown Police Station.

  • Make sure your scarecrow is labeled with a clearly, visible sign
  • You must register and drop-off your scarecrow by Wednesday, September 30th at the Middletown Recreation Office. They go up October 1st
  • Scarecrow must be able to withstand weatherr, wind & other natural elements. Please no perishable items
  • Only a 2x4 pieces of lumber are allowed to secure your scarecrow to the ground, which you must supply
  • A Winner will be named at the Harvest Festival on Saturday, October 17th
  • Space is Limited

Contact : Niki at 346-4180

Run 4 Downtown Coming Up Soon!

The 2015 Orange Regional Medical Center Run4Downtown with Downtown Yoga Flow will be Saturday, August 15, 2015 starting at 9:00AM at Franklin Square in Historic Downtown Middletown (Corner of E. Main, North and South Streets).

There will be a Four mile Run/Walk, Downtown Yoga Flow, Taste of the Towns, YMCA Funzone for Kids, Proud Partner in the Middletown Triple Challenge.

The 10th Annual ORMC R4DT Event Details:

Race day registration begins at 7:00 AM

Live music begins at 8:00AM

4 mile walk begins at 8:45AM

4 mile run - females start at 9:00AM

4 mile run - males start at 9:04:52

Downtown Yoga Flow starts at 9:10AM

Poor Bobby's Hard Times Taverns Beer and Wine Garden opens at 9:30AM

Taste of the Towns begins at 10:00AM

Awards ceremony begins at 10:45AM

Runners' and Walkers' Yoga begins at 11:00AM

Post-race party ends at 1:00PM

For more information and registration

Dog Days of Summer

Located at the City of Middletown New Dog Park at Maple Hill Park on County Route 78 (Old Baseball Field Site) on Sunday, August 23, 2015 from 12:00 Noon till 4:00PM

Featuring at the Dog Park which is a City Sponsored Event:




Pet Photos

City of Middletown will issue new Dog Licenses from Noon till 1:00PM Only - $11.00 or $23.00 Fee. You will need to bring proof of rabies and if the dog is spayed or neutered.

Rabies Shots for City of Middletown Dogs from Noon till 1:00PM Only - $15.00 Fee

Donations will be accepted to benefit the Humane Society.

For More information call 845-341-7407 or 845-346-4166

Yoga in the Park - New Time

We are pleased to welcome Yoga in the Park, taking place Saturdays this summer at the Park Adjacent to Something Sweet. Classes are held weather permitting, and no experience is necessary!

Now Taking Place 8 AM to 9 AM!

Start your Saturday morning off right!

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Downtown Movie Night

Join Us For Downtown Movie Night

Friday July 17th 2015 

Activities start at 6:30

Movie Starts at 8:30Family flick Night

Middletown Fireworks 2015

We are pleased to announce, Middletown's Fire Work Display will now take place

August 4th 2015

At Fancher Davidge Park

During Night Out Against Crime!