Special Events


The JCSD Parks & Recreation Department takes great pride in serving our community with award-winning events and activities recognized by the California Parks and Recreation Society. We extend a warm invitation to you and your family to become part of these cherished traditions by joining us each year for our exciting lineup of annual events listed below. We look forward to creating lasting memories together!

Picnic in the Park


Join us at Eastvale Community Park on June 28 – 30, 2024 for an unforgettable experience at Picnic In the Park, hosted by JCSD Parks and Recreation Department. This three-day extravaganza kicks off on Friday evening with live entertainment, family-friendly games, delicious food, and local vendors. On Saturday night, prepare to be dazzled by a spectacular fireworks display. Then, wrap up the weekend on Sunday with games, rides, and more live entertainment. It's a celebration you won't want to miss!

65th Street Live - Concerts in the Park Series

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Join us at Harada Heritage Park for a fantastic concert in the park! Kicking off on Friday July 5, 2024 and continuing every Friday until Friday August 16, 2024 come out to experience live summer music, delicious food from various vendors, and plenty of family-friendly fun. This event is free and open to the public, so mark your calendars and make the most of your summer with us!

Parks and Recreation Month!

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It’s July, do you know what that means?  It’s time to enjoy the great outdoors with the JCSD Parks and Recreation Department in celebration of Parks Make Life Better!® Month in July.

We are selfless. We are passionate. We are essential. We Are Parks and Recreation. Join us and National Recreation and Park Association in celebrating the good work of park and recreation professionals during July! #WeAreParksAndRec

Furthermore, as part of the statewide campaign initiated by the California Park and Recreation Society (CPRS), 525 park and recreation agencies are coming together to highlight parks as crucial spaces that offer residents opportunities to engage in nature, sports, exercise, and various other enjoyable activities.

The community is invited to enjoy free activities for kids of all ages throughout the month at your local parks! There is no additional cost to participate in Parks and Recreation Month. Be sure to connect with us @JCSDParks on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter for the next activity near you!

Fall Festival

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Welcome the fall season with JCSD’s Annual Fall Festival. Taking place on Saturday October 5, 2024, the community is invited to enjoy a variety of merchandise and food vendors, arts and crafts, contests for children and adults, and live music.  Activities include a Costume Contest, Red Wagon Parade, Pumpkin Patch, Food Vendors, Hay Maze, and other good old-fashioned family fun. This community tradition was started in 2004 at Midhill Dairy to commemorate the area’s dairyland heritage.

Winter Wonderland

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Join us for the Winter Wonderland and Tree Lighting Ceremony, held on Saturday December 7, 2024, at the Eastvale Community Center. This festive event features Santa's grand entrance, the enchanting tree lighting ceremony, a snowy play area, warm cups of hot chocolate, joyful holiday carols, chances to snap photos with Santa, engaging craft projects, holiday shopping, and much more. Don't let this magical celebration pass you by!

Egg-Cellent Adventure

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In Spring 2025, the JCSD Parks & Recreation Department extends a warm invitation to you and your family for Eastvale’s EGG-Cellent Adventure! Enjoy food and craft vendors, exciting games, Easter-themed activities, and a special appearance by Mr. Easter Bunny. We can't wait to welcome you and your family to our EGG-Cellent Adventure!

Eastvale Community Campout


In May 2025, please join us for the Eastvale Community Camp-Out! Pack up your camping gear and get ready for an unforgettable overnight adventure. Enjoy a delicious barbecue dinner, fun kids' crafts, entertaining activities, mouthwatering s’mores, campfire songs, exciting night games, and a delightful continental breakfast. Don't miss out on the fun – mark your calendars now!

Movies in the Park


Round up your loved ones, bring your blanket and chair, and come join us for our Movies in the Park! This year, we have showings on May 11, June 8, July 13, August 10, and conclude on September 14. This free event rotates to a new park each month, promising a fresh experience every time. Don't miss out on the fun – be sure to visit our snack bar at every screening. We can't wait to see you there!