Special Events

The Department of Parks and Recreation hosts annual community events including a weekly Wednesday Farmers Market, Easter Eggstravaganza, Summer Meal Program (SFSP), Fireworks Spectacular, Summer Street Fest (SSF), Dive-In Movies, Halloween Spooktacular, and Tree Lighting Festival. This division also supports non-departmental organizations with annual events such as the National Day of Prayer, retail store grand openings, and ribbon cutting ceremonies. The special events division oversees community volunteers and community partners such as sponsors.

Volunteers Wanted

Donate your time and efforts at upcoming special events. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact the Department of Parks and Recreation at (562) 801-4430 or download a volunteer application.


Due to the current Public Health Crisis, there are no opportunities for Vendors to participate at this time.  Please check back later. 


Event Date  Time Location
Veterans Day Ceremony  11/11/21 8:30 - 11:00 a.m. Veterans Memorial Plaza
Tree Lighting and Holiday Festival 12/4/21 4:00 - 9:00  p.m. City Hall


Efrain Lee
(562) 801-2166
(562) 801-4306 Fax
Email: elee@pico-rivera.org

Ana Guillen
(562) 801-4353
(562) 801-4306 Fax 
Email: aguillen@pico-rivera.org