City of Highland Park cancels upcoming events

Updated 7/7/2022 10:25 AM

In light of the tragic shooting at the City of Highland Park Fourth of July parade, the city has canceled several events.

Food Truck Thursdays, normally held at Jens Jensen Park, will be canceled on July 7 and July 14.


Takeout Tuesday at The Lot has been canceled for July 12.

Also, World Music Fest at The Lot has been canceled on July 16.

This summer, the city has celebrated the return of traditional and new events after two years of pandemic-related cancellations. The devastating attack at the City's Fourth of July Parade was a horrific, heartbreaking incident for a close-knit community that values connections between neighbors and treasures opportunities to gather together.

The city extends its deepest condolences to the families, friends, and loved ones of the victims.

Highland Park will provide information regarding future events at and

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