Summary of September in Hammond

Summary of September in Hammond
By: City of Hammond Last Updated: August 25, 2020

Here is what you need to know about the month of September for the City of Hammond.

  • City offices will be closed on Monday, September 7 in observance of the Labor Day holiday.
  • Join Mayor McDermott and his executive staff for Mayor’s Night Out in Hammond’s 1st District on Wednesday, September 23 at the Lincoln Elementary School Cafeteria, 4221 Towle, from 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Visit for details.
  • Hammond Parks will host a Futsal one-day tournament on Saturday, September 5 from 8 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. at the new Irving Park Futsal court.  This tourney is open for ages 14 and over.  Only 6 team spots are available, so register now!  Call 853-7705 for more information.
  • Hammond Parks and the Hammond Public Library will hold a free Outdoor Movie Night on September 19 at 7:00 pm at the Dowling Park Athletic Complex Plaza on J.F. Mahoney Drive.  The featured movie is a Tim Burton film, “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children”.  Contact Jenny Bean at 931-5100 extension 329 with any questions.
  • Several Fall Soccer Leagues are now forming at the Sportsplex.  Call 853-7660 for more information.
  • Registrations are now open for Hammond Youth Hoops at the Sportsplex for ages 5 to 15. Basketball games begin on September 27.  Call 853-7660 for all the details.
  • Schedule your tee time at the Lost Marsh Golf Course online at or call 932-4046.  Enjoy a few drinks or a delicious meal after your round at the Emerald Green Restaurant in the Clubhouse.
  • Vendors are now being accepted for the Autumn Colors Craft Show being held on October 3 at the Hammond Civic Center.  Call 853-7705.
  • If you are interested in being a vendor in Hammond’s first-ever Drive-Thru Trunk or Treat to be held on October 30 from 5-7 p.m. in the Sportsplex parking lot, contact us for details at 853-7708.
  • Entries are now being accepted for the annual Veteran Appreciation Day Parade to be held on Saturday, November 7. Call 853-7708.