Village of Godfrey Illinois

PO Box 5067
6810 Godfrey Road
Godfrey, IL 62035
Phone: (618) 466-3324

Village Departments Village of Godfrey

Parks and Recreation Events

March Madness Basketball TournamentBasketball Tournament

The end of the basketball season is celebrated annually in March with a tournament held at the RiverBend Arena on the Lewis and Clark Community College campus. The basketball players involved in the Godfrey Youth Basketball Program get to play games and receive their medals. The Cheerleading Clinic also performs as the halftime show. 

This year's March Madness tournament will be held Saturday, March 11.  Schedules will be made available as the tournament nears.

Tournament Schedule 

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Easter Egg Hunt

Easter Egg Hunt

Grab your baskets for some Easter fun. We’re searching  for eggs, for every last one! Join us for our 16th annual Easter Egg Hunt at Glazebrook Park. Held at the BALL FIELDS this year, children will be divided into separate age groups to find prize-filled eggs. Donations of non-perishable food items will be accepted for local community food banks. We hope you can make it out to this EGG-cellent event!

Ages: 0-10
April 9, 2017
2:00-4:00 pm
Glazebrook Park Ball Fields

Arbor Day CelebrationArbor Day Celebration

Have you hugged a tree lately? Join the Village in celebrating the environment and all things trees with the Godfrey Parks and Recreation Department at Glazebrook Park! The day kicks off at 4:00 pm with a youth fishing derby and continues 8:00 pm with face painting, environmental crafts, youth games and more! Free redbud tree seedlings will be given away to the first 300 visitors. 

The Memorial Tree Dedication Ceremony will take place at 6:30 pm to recognize the individuals for whom the last year’s dedication trees were planted. 

All Ages
April 28, 2017
4:00 - 8:00 pm
Glazebrook Park